Category Archives: Spending

JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #76-Can a spender learn to save?

Can a spender learn to save money if it is not their natural tendency? Why being a spender is not a bad thing What keeps us from saving money Ways to help us save more money Quote of the week

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #76-Can a spender learn to save?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Can a spender learn to save money if it is not their natural tendency? Why being a spender is not a bad thing What keeps us from saving money Ways to help us … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #75-How do you do fun money?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What is “fun” money” and why it is important to have it in our budget How to do “fun” money the right way Why “fun” money is not an allowance What the difference … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #75-How do you do fun money?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download What is “fun” money” and why it is important to have it in our budget How to do “fun” money the right way Why “fun” money is not an allowance What the difference … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-What would you do with $10,000?

If someone handed you $10,000 today free and clear, what would you do with it and why? That might sounds like a dumb question. But to me,  how you answer that questions tells me a lot about your dreams and … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-How much does it really cost?

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. Whenever we look to make a purchase and want to know how much something costs, our first instinct is always to look at the price tag. True, that will give … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #38-How do you decide when to save and when to spend?

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Answering  listeners’ questions on personal finance Can money in an HSA count towards your emergency fund? How to decided between going on vacation and paying down your mortgage It’s all about … Continue reading

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How our finances can sometimes be like the movie Groundhog Day

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. Last Saturday was Groundhog Day in the US. It’s a fun, traditional holiday that gets you through the drudge of winter especially when you live in the part of … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-The Power of a Sale

To receive notifications of new posts, please join our email list. Everyone loves a good sale. Why wouldn’t we? It’s a great way to get a good deal and save money at the same time, especially if you were going … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #23-How to prepare your teenager for life after high school

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Teenagers are not adequately prepared to handle money after graduating from high school How financial decisions today impact our finances tomorrow Importance of college and how to save and pay for … Continue reading

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