What to Do With Side Income - Updated for 2024!

Side income has become an even more prominent topic in the world of personal finance. With the rise of the gig economy and online platforms, more people than ever are exploring ways to earn extra cash. Whether you’re a seasoned side hustler or just starting out, the question remains: what should you do with that extra income? Handling Side Income in Your Budget In 2024, the approach to managing side income continues to evolve, adapting to new economic realities and opportunities....

May 2, 2023 · 3 min
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How Does Murphy's Law Apply to Saving Money?

The Mystery Unveiled: What is Murphy’s Law? Ever found yourself wondering about the cosmic joke that is Murphy’s Law? At first glance, it could be mistaken for some profound legal terminology. But in actuality, it’s a delightful cocktail of philosophy, humor, and the classic human ability to laugh at oneself. At its very core, this law murmurs: anything that can go wrong, will go wrong. A statement that, more often than not, paints a mischievously accurate picture of our daily lives....

March 2, 2023 · 20 min
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How Does a Budget Differ When You Have an Irregular Income vs a Predictable Income?

Welcome to the wild waltz of wallet management, where the beat is set by your bank balance and the tempo can be as unpredictable as a summer storm. If you’ve ever tried to shimmy through life on an irregular income, you know it’s like dancing to a tune that changes tempo without warning. On the flip side, a predictable income is like grooving to a steady beat—sure, it might get monotonous, but at least you know the next steps....

January 18, 2023 · 10 min