Disclaimer: This is purely a metaphoric article asking you to think about money differently. Everyone’s situation is different, and there are no cookie cutter solutions.
Today’s day and age is a dynamic playing field filled with struggles that earlier generations have not had to deal with. The lower paying job markets, the coupon culture and the “give me” generation has all culminated to create a disastrous world for young professionals, newly married couples and early 30’s persons trying to build a future.
Our grandparents had it right. They focused on two things: Work and Family. The majority of the families from 1940-1980 were based upon single income households. Single persons oftentimes worked to build self-sufficient lifestyles, Read the rest of this entry »