Articles by Money in the 20s

  • 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

  • 5 Ways to Find Fast Cash Now

    5 Ways to Find Fast Cash Now

    by on April 9th, 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! Last night, my … Read More

  • When To File Separately, Even Though You’re Married

    When To File Separately, Even Though You’re Married

    by on March 29th, 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! My dad, who … Read More

  • Getting Paid to Lose Weight–for Real!

    Getting Paid to Lose Weight–for Real!

    by on March 3rd, 2015

    The following is from my husband, Len Stemberger. Yep, this is a miracle and only his third guest post for me in 5 years …  Every New Year I make a resolution to lose weight (again). And every year, about this time, I … Read More

  • 3 Services I Refuse to Pay Someone Else to Do

    3 Services I Refuse to Pay Someone Else to Do

    by on February 5th, 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! Are you the … Read More

  • Christmas Budget Reality Check

    Christmas Budget Reality Check

    by on January 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! I started the … Read More