All tagged debt

The Myth of Good Debt

Whether it’s for higher education, a house, or a business venture, sometimes we have bigger goals than our current finances can cover. This is where the concept of good debt came into play. But debt is debt. There is no good or bad.

12 Sprints To Your Financial Freedom Marathon

Have you ever heard the phrase “Budgeting wealth is a marathon, not a sprint,” from Dave Ramsey? For those who have ever run a marathon, running 26.2 miles can seem daunting, especially when you’re at mile 1. But if you take your marathon one sprint at a time, it can make the marathon seem less intimidating.

The $hame Game of Personal Finance

Shame is an epidemic in our culture today.  It is blatantly used as a tool in the political arena, ever present within our workplaces, in the media we consume, and throughout the schools of America's children.  Shame is a tough and messy topic.  Throw money into the mix and the discussion becomes even more difficult and dirty.  

Why RentPlus?

The idea of RentPlus was born in answer to a question.  The question?  Well, it is likely a question that the majority of people who have paid rent have asked or at least thought about; "Why can't the rent I am paying each month, my largest expense, do something more for me than simply give me another month with a roof over my head?"