GuideVine Rocks Before physically meeting face-to-face, GuideVine lets users “virtually meet” prospective advisors. These videos, such as the video with our friend Cathy Pareto, let investors get to know and understand an advisor and their investment philosophy before stepping foot into an office. This is important because it puts more control into your hands. We’ve
Student Loan Crisis One trillion, three hundred billion – it’s a huge number. This is what it looks like: $1,300,000,000,000 To put it into context, there were only 14 countries in the world in 2014 with a gross domestic product larger than this number. This number is larger than the amount of money earned by
You’ve made the commitment to get your finances in order. You’ve landed a solid job after you spent the last several years earning your degree. Life is going well. Now you just need to payoff student loans faster. Your long-term goal is to save and invest for your future; save for a house and family.
The Importance of Credit Scores Do you need a credit repair? If you need help repairing your credit, our affiliate, Credit Repair, can help you. Your credit score is the most important number in your financial life. With a good credit score, 690+, you’ll pay lower interest for credit cards, auto loans, mortgages and home equity
Our third book in the #MoneyConscious Series is available for download on Smashwords now. Barnes and Noble, iTunes and Amazon downloads coming soon.
#MoneyConscious Financial Planning Guide: 12 Steps to a Richer You uses the beloved Aesop’s Fable The Grasshopper and the Ant and the allegory of the professor who teaches his students life’s truths with a jar, rocks, pebbles and sand to inspire readers to take charge of their future and create a financial plan in twelve easy steps.
A Personal Coach is a Must It’s the “New Year, New You” season and having a personal coach is all the rage. Rightfully so. Usain Bolt has a coach and he’s the fastest man on earth. Payton Manning had a coach and was one of the best football players in the history of the sport.
The Debt Free Guys are excited to announce that we’ve partnered with four companies with great financial tools that can help you achieve your financial goals. Last September, we attended FinCon15 in Charlotte NC where we met many potential Debt Free Guys’ affiliates. Through many meetings and research, we narrowed down all of our potential
It Was Hard for Us to Get Out of Debt Are you buried in debt searching for ways to get out of debt? This was us once. Are you concerned this year’s resolution will end up like last year’s? This was us year after year. Have you struggled and failed before to get out of
FINCON 2015: Our Journey Into the Unknown Last week, John and I attended #FinCon15, which brought together bloggers, authors, business owners and personal finance rockstars. This was an adrenaline shot in our arms. We have returned home enthused, exhausted, excited, more knowledgeable and all around pumped to make our lives bigger by sharing our story,
We couldn’t be more excited today! Later this afternoon we’re flying to Charlotte, NC for FinCon 2015. FinCon is a four-day conference of personal finance professionals. This is its sixth year and The Debt Free Guys’ first year. FinCon is billed as “a peer conference for the money media community”. Its mission is ” to