Millennial homeowners: Tips for buying your first home in you twenties.

Ever since I was young I wanted to own a home. Although I didn’t necessarily see myself living in a three bedroom house on a cul-de-sac with a white picket fence and two-door garage (no offense to those who do), I knew that in the long run, I wanted to …

Jenny Life Insurance: Life Insurance Coverage for moms and families

This is a collaborative post with Jenny Life Insurance and BraVoMark

So far, we’ve talked about protecting your family and wealth as well as how Jenny Life is changing the way busy moms get life insurance coverage. Now let’s switch gears a bit and discuss how a small …

Iceland Food Costs: How much does food cost in Iceland?

How much does food cost in Iceland? As you may have guessed (from probably doing a ton of research already), food is generally expensive in Iceland. However, in the spirit of providing you with the important information you need to financially prepare for your upcoming trip, I’m going to share …

Destination On An East Cost Road Trip Ideas

Summer is officially here! You know what that means? It’s time for you and the family to get out there and explore! Trips to Disneyland and Six Flags are always good options, but why not try something different this year like creating your own city story by mapping out an …

Why T-Mobile Offers The Best Phone Plan For Travelers

From eating ice cream on a remote dairy farm in Iceland to exploring the depths of the ancient Cathedral Caves at Grotto Bay Beach Resort in Bermuda, when traveling abroad, I’m able to stay connected with my family and friends at no extra cost because of my international phone …

Top Things To Do In New Zealand Summer Holiday

While planning my first trip to New Zealand, you can imagine how surprised I was to find out that my 10-day trip to New Zealand in August falls during the winter months. Maybe that is why my flight from Dallas to New Zealand was so cheap! Nevertheless, New Zealand summer …

Free Things To Do In Martha's Vineyard, Cape Cod, Massachusetts

During my first visit to Martha’s Vineyard, I spent the weekend exploring historic towns like Chillmark and West Tisbury. I strolled through Edgartown – the island’s first colonial settlement and my best friend and I ended the weekend with a relaxing beach day at Oak Bluffs, a lively seaside …

Jenny Life Insurance: Prepare for death bills with Jenny Life App

This is a collaborative post with Jenny Life Insurance and BraVoMark.

A few years ago right before my mom was scheduled for a big surgery, she sat me down and we reviewed the next steps if she died. Although this wasn’t the easiest conversation we’ve ever had, it left …

2018 Financial Goals and Quarterly Check In

Every year I set financial goals for myself. This year’s list is on a crumbled piece of paper but don’t let its shabby appearance fool you. I am extremely committed to accomplishing my money goals. However instead of keeping my financial goals to myself or sharing them privately with family …