Category Archives: Inspiring

gym

My Gym Keeps Me From Spending Money

This is kind of weird to talk about, but one of my best budgeting methods is simply going to the gym. I pay monthly for a membership and it keeps me busy 3-5 days a week. That’s 3-5 days where I’m not out spending money on other things. Full disclosure, I pay $65 per month

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time

The Art of Budgeting Your Time

Through my life, I’ve learned that time is a valuable thing. There never seems to be enough of it, and yet, it always seems to be fleeting.┬áSometimes we wish it away too quickly, and other times we try to savor every second. But all in all, we spend our whole lives trying to understand it.

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new york city

12 Free Things You Can Do In New York City

New York City is notorious for being an expensive place, not only to live but to visit. Between the high-end restaurants, shopping, entertainment, and tourist traps, it can be easy to drop a small fortune in one day. However, there a lot of free things to do in New York City, whether you’re a resident

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credit

Why I Started Paying Off My Credit Balance Each Month – And Why You Should Too

Not too long ago, I used to be comfortable with keeping a balance on my credit card. Here’s the kicker, in all my years of owning a credit card, I’ve always had enough money in my savings account to pay off the debt right away. But I let it sit and sit and would pay

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commute

How I Make My Daily Commute More Productive

As a typical New Yorker, I spend a lot of my time on the subway. And like a not so typical New Yorker, I do a reverse commute to New Jersey everyday for work. Basically, I spend a lot of my time commuting. It used to be absolutely draining trying to get from point A to

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