Money Audit

Money Audit: Can I Retire Early?

Mint devotees James, 51, and wife, Carol, 43, hope to mark 2018 as the year they achieve what many only dream of accomplishing: retiring early from the daily grind. He’s a technical manager and she’s a self-employed real estate agent residing in Birmingham, Alabama. Their net worth totals $1.66 million (not including their mortgage-free home). ... Read more

Travel Tips

How to Quit Your Job and Travel the World [Video]

Are you someone who dreams of quitting your job and traveling the world? Maybe you’re reading this at work right now…. If you are don’t let your boss see it! I for one spent endless hours dreaming about leaving my bartending job, focusing on my passion for writing and helping others travel the world and ... Read more

Food Budgets

5 Health Foods You Should Make at Home [Video]

Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody! I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. Health trends grow in ... Read more

Trends

Money Diary: Brunching and Sofa Shopping

Occupation: Digital advertising Age: 30 Location: San Francisco Bay Area Income: $5,200 month net post 401K, health insurance / HSA, and taxes Total Debt: $0 Monthly Expenses: Rent and utilities: $1,800 Auto: $275 including car insurance Internet/mobile: $120 10:00 am: Late night last night, and it’s a struggle to get up. Fortunately, it’s the weekend! ... Read more

Financial Planning

Sponsored By: Honest Dollar by Goldman Sachs

Changing Jobs? An IRA Can Move With You

Many workers find themselves moving from company to company as they look to fast-track their careers or find just the right kind of work for them. Changing jobs can be a great way to gain experience and professional insight, but it can complicate saving for retirement. An Individual Retirement Account (IRA), a savings vehicle that ... Read more

Food Budgets

How to Create an At-Home Cleanse for Cheap [Video]

Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody! I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. January is the season ... Read more

How To

Bankruptcy A to Z: When to File and How to Recover

In the financial world, nothing evokes feelings of terror quite like the word “bankruptcy”. It’s become synonymous with a complete and utter collapse of one’s finances – a black hole that’s almost impossible to climb out of. When you declare bankruptcy, some would tell you, your life is all but over. The reality of bankruptcy ... Read more