Why a Small Home Could Be a Great Investment

Why a Small Home Could Be a Great Investment - My Life, I Guess

Are you currently in the market for a house? Maybe you’re daydreaming about owning a home one day, after binging on your favorite HGTV show? Or maybe you’re stuck in a nightmare rental situation, like me and looking for some options. Either way, realtors and lenders often advise you to “buy as much house as you can afford.” While that sounds like reasonable advice, keep in mind that these agents...

6 Ways to Protect Your Money from Economic Instability

There are very few things that are certain in life. Along with death and taxes, you can always count on inflation. Economic factors like inflation and economic collapse can quickly erode the value and purchasing power of your money. While we have enjoyed no more than 1.6 percent inflation annually over the last five years, it won’t stay that way forever. Here are six ways that you can protect your...

Why You Shouldn’t Write Off Investing in Real Estate

Why You Shouldn't Write Off Investing in Real Estate - My Life, I Guess...

Today I’m excited to share the following guest post from Kayla of ListenMoneyMatters.com No matter what age you are, or what country you live in, there are lots of different reasons you should invest for your future. There are also just about as many ways to invest as there are reasons. Some of the most popular ways to invest in the U.S. are through an employer-sponsored retirement plan, in the...

How I’m Investing in Myself

How I'm Investing in Myself - My Life, I Guess

Last week, I woke up in the middle of the night and just could not get back to sleep. I was tossing and turning for hours. My back and neck were killing me. Laying down hurt. Not sleeping and suffering from back and neck pain are not new to me, unfortunately. But the reasons for them happening this time were. If you’ve ever laid awake in bed at night, you’ll...