Articles by Money in the 20s

  • 5 Ways to Make Extra Money

    5 Ways to Make Extra Money

    by on May 5th, 2016

    Staff writer, Jason Butler, is a freelance writer and blogger at The Butler Journal, based out of Atlanta, Georgia. He is currently in the process of paying off $72,000 worth of loans and credit card debt! A lot of … Read More

  • My Kids’ Stagnant 529 Plans

    My Kids’ Stagnant 529 Plans

    by on March 31st, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of… well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! When I went to … Read More

  • The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 22

    The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 22

    by on March 15th, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! If you’re … Read More

  • The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 21

    The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 21

    by on February 26th, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! This is the … Read More

  • The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 20

    The Best Financial Advice for Every Year: Age 20

    by on February 9th, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! This is going … Read More

  • The ‘Baby Recession’ Is Over

    The ‘Baby Recession’ Is Over

    by on February 1st, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of… well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! It was … Read More

  • Budgeting After a Raise

    Budgeting After a Raise

    by on January 17th, 2016

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! If the Great … Read More

  • Helping the Syrian Refugees

    Helping the Syrian Refugees

    by on October 22nd, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! It’s being … Read More

  • Finance Your Retirement: How to Make Wise Decisions from the Start

    Finance Your Retirement: How to Make Wise Decisions from the Start

    by on September 7th, 2015

    When you are starting out on a career, retirement seems so far away. In one way it is, but in another it isn’t. It is never too early to start to plan financial provision for retirement. You may think it is difficult … Read More

  • The Education Funding Debate

    The Education Funding Debate

    by on September 1st, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! Let’s put … Read More

  • The Starbucks Generation

    The Starbucks Generation

    by on August 12th, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! Millennials. … Read More

  • Dikembe Mutombo and McDonald’s: There Is Dignity in All Work

    Dikembe Mutombo and McDonald’s: There Is Dignity in All Work

    by on June 22nd, 2015

    It was the meeting all young couples both anticipate and dread: the first time you meet the parents. I was 21 years old, and bringing my then-boyfriend home from college to meet my parents for the first time. He’d … Read More

  • Low-Cost Airlines: Are They Really Cheaper?

    Low-Cost Airlines: Are They Really Cheaper?

    by on June 4th, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! A few months … Read More

  • 3 Reasons Why I Cashed in My Savings Bonds

    3 Reasons Why I Cashed in My Savings Bonds

    by on May 6th, 2015

    Libby is a jack of all trades, master of … well, you know how the saying goes. Media consultant by day, mommy by night, you can usually find her with a glass of wine in hand, provided the kids are in bed! I was sick … Read More