There are probably a dozen things you can think of that you’d do with an extra $1,000 right now. Winter is coming. There are decorations and gifts to buy. Maybe you want to pay off some debt or boost your savings account. Maybe you need a quick weekend getaway. There isn’t much you can do
I played the trombone in my high school band. Each year was an audition process to make the Region, Area, and ultimately the Texas State concert band or Texas State orchestra. So each year in August I’d get the audition music and begin practicing. By the time auditions came around in November I was as
Starting off 2017 I had one singular goal. My singular focus for the month of January was to complete, with some friends, the Whole 30 challenge. And I quit it. If you’re unfamiliar with this, it is a meal plan with rigorous rules that say you can’t eat anything processed, or with added sugar, or
Most of us want to make more money. Some desire to make more money in order to finance a luxurious lifestyle like they see on Instagram. Others want more money so they can be charitable and philanthropic. And many others just don’t want to be living paycheck to paycheck anymore. Whatever the reason, to most of
When the stock market and real estate market crashed simultaneously in late 2008 and early 2009 we were unprepared because we didn’t have an emergency account. I was 22 years old with a new baby at home and several hundred thousand dollars in debt. I had no savings account, no college degree, and my wife and
Getting a house ready to sell is really not a fun process. I walk my clients through what to do all the time and it’s never really impacted me to show them the places they need to paint or the closets that need decluttered. But we are now selling our current home and I took my
On this episode of the Casey Lewis Podcast we answer questions about real estate investing, paying off debt, and where to put an emergency account.
On this episode Casey discusses several money tips you can try out in 2016. He also answers 2 questions from the internet about debt collections and starting the process of getting out of debt.