GB Bulletin: You Can Still Go On Vacation Even if You Didn’t Save Enough

It’s summertime, and you probably have vacation on the brain. But after a few not-so-normal years where many chose to forgo planning a big trip, it might have been difficult to correctly estimate just how much a vacation could cost this year.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Photo by Sai Kiran from Unsplash Here’s how you can re-imagine it … Read more

GB Bulletin: Celebrate Dads and Grads

June’s a big month! With graduation on the horizon (or already passed for some), and Father’s Day around the corner, there’s a lot to celebrate. If you’re hosting a gathering to help celebrate a special someone in your life, here’s how you can do it on a budget.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Photo by Ed Robertson from Unsplash … Read more

GB Bulletin: Prices are up, but my paycheck is the same. What should I do?

Inflation makes budgeting trickier than ever. Even with a steady paycheck, the rising cost of essentials like food and gas make it even more challenging to pay bills on time while still affording the everyday items we need.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Photo by Kenny Eliason from Unsplash Inflation makes budgeting trickier than ever. Even with a steady … Read more

GB Bulletin: Where do important money lessons come from?

Make a plan to help you stay on track. It’s helpful to plan out our spending before it actually happens. That way, we can spend on fun while still paying down debt. We can set aside money for our next vacation while still meeting our other financial obligations.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ Photo by Brooke Lark from Unsplash … Read more

Money Lessons from Moms

If you’re looking for money advice, there’s no shortage of places to look. There are financial literacy courses you can find online and in person, there are online blogs from people who’ve claimed to have “hacked” the financial system, and so many more. But general advice can feel impersonal, and it doesn’t necessarily always fit … Read more

GB Bulletin: Use Your Tax Refund Wisely

Make a plan to help you stay on track. It’s helpful to plan out our spending before it actually happens. That way, we can spend on fun while still paying down debt. We can set aside money for our next vacation while still meeting our other financial obligations.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  Photo by Tara Winstead from Pexels … Read more

GB Bulletin: 3 Tips to Make Filing Taxes Easier

It’s that time of year again. And while it’s true that about one third of Americans love doing their taxes1, that still means there’s a large percentage of folks who downright despise it.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  Photo by StellrWeb on Unsplash It’s that time of year again. And while it’s true that about one third of Americans … Read more