Finance Friday – Budgeting Software Part 3 (Final Part!)

Hi Everyone!  Today we share the experience of a friend and co-worker with budgeting over the years –  She’s a pharmacist, or a Snarkicist as we affectionately call her. She compares her experience with YNAB and Mint.com which we discussed in a previous post, to review click here.  🙂  Lastly today, we will review another popular budgeting…

Finance Friday – Budgeting Software Part 2

Today we share SnarkyDoc’s experience with budgeting over the years.  He compares YNAB with Mint.com and The Envelope System – all budgeting programs he has tried throughout med school, residency and his career so far. How I’ve Budgeted Over the Years Teen me: I wish I had money. College me: You mean I can get a…

Finance Friday – Budgeting Software Part 1! (And a promotion!)

Happy Finance Friday Everyone! We are going to take a quick trip back in time and talk a little bit more about budgeting. If you missed our post a few weeks ago about budgeting in general, click here.  This is a quick summary of why budgeting is so darn important: Stress and budgeting You may…

Finance Friday – Student Loan Forgiveness

Greetings all. Sorry for the lack of recent Finance Fridays. It’s been a busy few weeks in El Casa de Snark. However, we’re back and better than ever and this week we’re covering a frequently asked for topic. PUBLIC STUDENT LOAN FORGIVENESS What is it? Public student loan forgiveness is when some of your federal loans…

Finance Friday: Budgeting!

Be honest, when you heard the word budget do your palms start to sweat? Maybe a little? When you hear the word budget what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Deprivation? Tediousness? Frustration? Totally understandable. All our lives we’ve been told we have to budget. Television pundits tell us how much money we waste…

Finance Friday: Credit!

Happy Finance Friday everyone! Today’s topic is about credit – what is it and how does it work? This area can make people cringe, but it is really important, so hunker down and learn about Herman and Bob.  🙂 What is credit? Before we get into the nitty gritty of everything it’s worth taking a…

Finance Friday: Death & Taxes

Herro! 🙂 It’s been awhile since we’ve posted, and we apologize… We have been compiling the results from the 100k Follower Giveaway Survey and working on posts to address the things *YOU* said you wanted to hear about.   One of the common themes was: Finances, i.e., budgeting, student loan debt/consolidation, and general finance information….