If you look, you can find plenty of material about how to create a budget, save for retirement, and live within your means. What you don’t find are many examples of people doing just that and living a financially solvent life. On the other hand, you don’t find much material about guaranteed ways to go broke, but you can likely find people from all walks of life who flaunt the steps to going broke. Ironically, those are often the people of whom we are most envious. [Read more…]
Melissa is a writer and virtual assistant. She earned her Master’s from Southern Illinois University, and her Bachelor’s in English from the University of Michigan. When she’s not working, you can find her homeschooling her kids, reading a good book, or cooking. She resides in New York, where she loves the natural beauty of the area.