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Coronavirus: More than just an issue of our health.

The coronavirus has been wreaking havoc for months, but the full extent of its infectious nature doesn’t stop with our health and wellbeing. In the words of Emily Pandise, “From iconic department stores to entertainment giants, the coronavirus has seemingly spared no one in its devastation of the U.S. economy.” Here is a list of […]

Pandemic – Related Frugality

Have you noticed yourself recently turning to some old tried-and-true tricks, or perhaps even newly acquired frugal behaviors during the weeks since the global COVID-19 outbreak? If so, you’re not alone. Here’s a closer look at this new “novel frugality” – quirky tips, interesting facts and a deeper dive into where these behaviors stem from.

It’s time to live on a budget

There’s no time like the present – or so the saying goes. This statement has never seemed more valid than during the uncertain financial times that we currently find ourselves in. While we continue to keep an eye on the global pandemic that is COVID-19, let’s not forget to keep an eye on our financial […]

COVID-19 and Your Financial Wellbeing

Physical wellbeing and financial wellbeing have always gone hand-in-hand, but the current COVID-19 pandemic is shedding a new light on this unique relationship. In this article, bloggers Vicki Cook and Amy Blacklock of Women Who Money take an in-depth look at the impact our current global health crisis plays on our personal financial health. Implementing […]

Rethinking Renewal

Very little introduction, or point of context, is needed when you mention the word pandemic these days. In this article, Joshua Fields Millburn of the Minimalists brings an interesting perspective to the concept of renewal in light of the pandemic and how – quite possibly – a new normal that is grounded in intentionally moving […]

Navigating A Financial Crisis

As we make our way through another week of the COVID-19 pandemic, we continue to see how the crisis reaches far beyond just the healthcare sector of our economy. The stock market continues to plummet, and financial experts are becoming more vocal with their concerns about the realized and potential economic fallout that will ripple […]

Protecting yourself during COVID-19

“During uncertain times, scammers often attempt to prey on the fear and empathy of potential victims. This pandemic leaves many particularly vulnerable, as more people are beginning to work remotely. That’s why we want to make sure you are aware of the tactics being used to access your personal information. Here are a few to […]

Flattening The Curve

This week’s blog needs little introduction – we are in the throngs of a global pandemic and we are all striving to do our part to “flatten the curve” of COVID-19. I hope you find this article insightful during these trying times, and I pray health and wellness for each and every one of your […]

Don’t think you can afford an attorney? What is $0 Down Bankruptcy Filing?

This is a question that I get asked alot when I first talk with prospective clients about filing for bankruptcy relief. I mean, if you are having financial troubles to begin with, you usually don’t have a lot of extra money lying around to pay attorney’s fees, right? This is why we do not require […]

Spring Cleaning, Anyone?

There is just something about the spring that makes it seem like the ideal time to tidy up all areas of our lives – the physical, emotional, and financial. Here are some tips to take care of the physical aspects of your spring cleaning. While you’re at it, why not spring clean your finances as […]