How to Earn Extra Money With Online Focus Groups

Pressmaster / Shutterstock.com Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared on The Penny Hoarder. A few years ago, I was invited to participate in a focus group. I visited in-person along with about 15 other people. For two hours, we vented all of our feelings about the ways a particular health insurance company interacts with its […]

How To Spend Only 90 Minutes A Month Managing Your Money

Here’s the exact system I use to spend only 90 minutes a month managing my money. If you haven’t already set up your Conscious Spending Plan, I recommend doing that first. CATEGORIES OF SPENDING Use these as guidelines for your spending and tweak as necessary. Fixed Costs: Rent, Utilities, Debt, etc.  50/60% of take-home pay […]

Why Only 12% of Adults — and 29% of Millionaires — Feel Wealthy

fizkes / Shutterstock.com How much money you have has very little to do with how wealthy you feel. That’s backed up by a new report called “Everyday Wealth in America” from wealth management firm Edelman Financial Engines. It surveyed more than 2,000 people from all net worth brackets, with an emphasis on upper-middle-class earners who […]