May 2016

Ways People Pretend to Have Their Money Sh*t Together

Ways People Pretend to Have Their Money Sh*t Together

by Sophia Bera May 18, 2016

When you’ve got friends who live like the Rich Kids of Instagram, life can feel distorted. Especially if you’ve talked about money with these friends and you know they don’t make more than you do. How can they afford dinners out, travel, and designer clothes? Where did they get the money for that $500,000 condo? […]

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Lifestyle creep

A Guide to Preventing Lifestyle Creep (and Using Extra Cash to Build Wealth Instead)

by Sophia Bera May 4, 2016

You’ve seen this happen to your friends. They get a big raise, or a new job that pays much more than their previous one. Suddenly, they’re a different person. They trade in their 10-year-old Toyota for a brand-new Audi, ditch their roommates for a one-bedroom in a luxury building, and they’re no longer your go-to […]

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