Plan Your Money Goals Backwards

Is it just me, or did it take longer to get to places as a kid than it does as an adult? Actually, I know it’s not just me, because “are we there yet?” is a question that kids love to annoy you with. When I was six years old, we would cram into my mom’s car and...

You Can’t Buy Your Way to Better Habits

After going at it a little too hard in December, I decided to make January a dry month. Yep, thirty days, no beer, no cabernet, no overpriced craft cocktails. I’d be lying if I said I didn’t miss it. You know the old cliche of being single and seeing...

How to Deal With Money Regret

Parking tickets are almost a rite of passage when you move to Los Angeles. You’re not a true Angeleno until you’ve racked up four or five of them. Everywhere you go, there are rules and meters and permits dedicated to how, where, and when you may park. It’s inevitable...