As gas stations around the country advertise prices between $1-$2, with many states nearing the dollar mark, consumers are rejoicing that it takes less than $20 to fill up your tank maybe for the first time in decades. This drop was accompanied by oil futures prices going negative for the first time in history on … Continue reading COVID-19 and the Gas Pump
The power dynamic that exists between employers and recent college graduates makes it hard to be comfortable talking about money with your employer. Many college graduates don’t have an understanding of their personal salary expectations nor how to bring them up. Take the following tips to heart and learn what you can do to take … Continue reading Talking Money with your Employer
While helpful to the economy as a whole, the recent $2.2 trillion stimulus package leaves students claimed by their parents to fend for themselves. In this package, it is unfortunate that it will not currently benefit most college students. So, how does it work? The provisions for coronavirus stimulus checks in the already-passed legislation establish … Continue reading Stimulus Package and Students?
As much as we want life to be as easy as floating in the sea, sadly, it isn't. If your car broke down today, would you have the money to fix it? Or, what if your house had a leak in the ceiling? Or, what if you broke your arm and had to go to … Continue reading Are You Covered In An Emergency?
If you’ve been paying attention to the news, I’m sure you’ve heard talk of an economic recession related to the fallout of COVID-19. A recession hasn’t occurred in over ten years, making this the first recession in many students’ memories. Now that it’s becoming a reality again, you may be wondering what this means for … Continue reading Recessions
It’s no secret that these are unprecedented times. As we stay home and change our routines during the COVID-19 crisis, financial stress is piling up. Maybe you lost the part-time job you depended on and don’t qualify for stimulus checks because you live at home. Maybe you lost a lot of money in the stock … Continue reading Finding Reward in God (Genesis 15:1)
Traveling is something that many people enjoy. For many people, traveling can be very pricy and not realistic as a result. There are a few ways to make traveling more budget friendly so that you can see the world without breaking the bank. When you start to plan for your trip, it is a good … Continue reading Traveling in Budget