Financial Planning

Managing Your Finances With Your Partner

Let’s face it – managing your finances successfully is not rocket science. Yes, it requires some education but the information and tools are readily available if you are willing to learn. Managing our money should be much simpler than it is because money often comes along with tremendous emotional charge depending on the meaning we ... Read more


Money Diary: A Quick Getaway

Occupation: Copywriter Industry: Digital Marketing Age: 29 Location: Indianapolis, IN Paycheck (BiWeekly): $2,100/mo after HSA and 401(k) removed Monthly Expenses: Rent: $462.50 Car lease: $300 Insurances: $85 All other expenses Utilities: $200/mo Pet supplies: $30/mo Phone: $50/mo Streaming services: $15/mo Vinyl or video games: $60/mo A 3-Day Vacation Every year I take a trip up ... Read more

Food Budgets

How to Get Your Food Budget for Two on Point [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. Today I’m going to ... Read more

Financial Planning

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It’s a Win-Win: You May Save on Taxes While You Save for Retirement

How’s this for a sweet deal: With one move, you may reduce your federal income tax bill and take an important step toward financial security in retirement. Those are two potential benefits of making a contribution to a Traditional Individual Retirement Account (IRA). Your contribution can help you accumulate money for later in life and ... Read more