In honor of International Women’s Day, I created a delicious download of the 8 most important financial tools that every woman (and man!) needs to organize and maximize their financial life.
Originally published on POPSUGAR. Image Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Kathryna Hancock Should you invest in Lululemon stock or Tesla stock? Facebook or Apple? Tech or health care? Have you studied your balance sheets? Forward-looking price-to-earnings ratios? Oil prices and housing starts? J/K! None of that shit matters. (At least, not for most of us.) With investing, […]
A few weeks ago, I was interviewed for an article on getting out of debt. The interviewer/writer asked me an interesting opening question: Can I pay off my debt in one year? Now, this may seem like a pretty cut-and-dried question for an article about getting debt, but there’s a rub: She didn’t tell me […]
Do you actually, truly, seriously know the difference between a Roth IRA and a 401(k) and a traditional IRA? Don’t blame you if you don’t! These are the things that no one ever taught us in school but are like, critical to our survival as human adults. POPSUGAR asked me to write an exclusive piece for […]
Throughout my early twenties, I was a real nincompoop about saving money. Every dollar that met me was skulled, snorted, dumped into the SF rental market or just generally cast into a roaring tire-fire of twentysomething recklessness. (Well, except for 401k savings, which I wouldn’t dare touch.) I had disappointingly little to show for years […]
I’m here to help you decide. In fact, I’m happy to make your money resolution for you!! Now, I know what you’re thinking, “but Dumpster Dog we are all so different, however will you make a one-size-fits-all resolution?” Sure, sure, we are all special snowflakes. But even special snowflakes gotta clip their toenails and pay the bills, […]
Hello my darlings! Happy 2017! I don’t know ’bout you but I’m pretty jazzed to usher in a new year of adventure and gratitude. What are your financial resolutions? I bet I can help! I made a QUICK, SILLY video for you to check out (and share with fellow doggies). For anyone that’s curious, my personal/professional […]
“It’s all about presents to you kids, isn’t it!!? You all wanna wake up Christmas morning, run down to the tree at light speed, you grab the biggest package that you can, you tear it open, you pop your hand in, and you pull out a dream come true. Well I got news for you […]
Every year in December, you can count on an avalanche of “holiday spending tips” listicles, all nagging you about the same ol’ shit: Start with a budget, don’t go over budget, hunt for those electric deals!! Trample a granny if you have to!! COUPONS!!!!!! Hand-make this, hand-make that, save all year, don’t impulse shop, serve Everclear + […]
A few months ago, I read that millennial women are saving and investing less than millennial men. Not a huge surprise—it is generally accepted that women, overall, save and invest less than men—but I was secretly hoping that the youngest strata of sisterhood was makin’ some stealthy moves. Like, dang!! The most ass-kickingest generation of females this planet […]
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