Know Your Blogger Series
My purpose is to give people the freedom that I have achieved! I have SO FAR to go on my journey but I’m confident I’ll get there. To do this I show people what I’ve done and how they could think about incorporating it into their life.
Check out our Q&A with EAT Money here.
During these weekly features, we are hoping to provide a way for you to interact and learn more about different blogs in the personal finance space.
Below, you can read more about the story behind EAT Money, learn about the author, and learn personal finance tips from EAT Money to help you improve your financial situation.
A big thanks for EAT Money for this interview! Now, we will turn it over to the author for this interview.
Tell us about EAT Money
What makes you and your blog unique?
What does “being good with your personal finances” mean to you?
Being good with your personal finances means having a:
- Firm foundation on your income
- Understanding where you spend your money
- Having a financial plan, however simple, to get you where you want to go
What are some habits you practice to keep your personal finances in order?
What are your three articles people should read to get to know you and your message better on your site?
For someone looking to improve their financial situation, what’s your best advice?
What’s an area of your life which has benefited from improving your personal finances? Have there been any areas of your life which have suffered?
In your opinion, what should you do first? Pay down debt, or invest?
In your opinion, what’s better? Focusing on increasing your income, or focusing on decreasing your expenses?
If you received a $5,000,000 windfall tomorrow, what would you do with the money?
I’d imagine some of my first actions after the plan is put together would be:
- Paying off all my debt
- Giving some of it away/setting up a non-profit
- Maxing out all possible retirement accounts
Why do you believe learning about money and caring about personal finance is important?
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Thank you for reading this interview, and thank you, EAT Money, for providing us with some great personal finance tips!