Money

Personal finance articles to help you learn how to budget, save money and get out of debt. Helping you cut expenses, live below your means, live more frugally and love your life on a budget!

Here’s How 8 Platforms Pay Content Creators

Here’s How 8 Platforms Pay Content Creators

The days of content creators being compensated with beauty products and swag may soon be over as the now-multibillion-dollar content creation industry transitions toward monetary compensation from platforms. To illustrate various pay-to-create models, Planoly examined the business models and creator compensation programs for eight of the biggest online media platforms to see how they compare….

24 Passive Income Ideas to Build Wealth on Autopilot

24 Passive Income Ideas to Build Wealth on Autopilot

Earning money while you’re sleeping is incredibly appealing. But just what exactly is passive income? For many, making money is tied to the idea that you are actively working. With passive income, there is still an investment made (either in time, money, or both), but the work gets done initially, and then that investment starts…

6 Free Money Grants Most Americans Forget to Claim

6 Free Money Grants Most Americans Forget to Claim

Millions of dollars of free money grants go unused each year in the United States, and you may be able to claim a portion of that for yourself.   The US government offers more than 1,000 grant programs to aid American individuals, organizations, and businesses in various areas.   Many people use the terms “grant” and “loan”…

Allowance Alternatives to Teach Kids About Money

Allowance Alternatives to Teach Kids About Money

Providing an allowance to your child is a great way to teach reliability, responsibility, and financial literacy. Using creative allowance alternatives to teach kids about money management is a valuable tool that will lay the foundation for budgeting, financial planning, and saving for essential things or life events. Understanding the value of money also helps…