While a higher income might seem to be the key to achieving our financial goals, making more also makes it easier to spend more on unimportant things. Spending towards our goals, rather than what’s comfortable or convenient, is the key to reaching those goals.
Peter has been spending money on the house while his son raises money to send an orphan to school. Where do we spend our precious dollars? Spending with intention starts with knowing where you’re spending. Read more about how his family navigates this tricky space.
No matter where you are on your financial journey, spending matters. Peter shares some thoughts on his own financial journey and why spending is so important, even to the world's wealthiest.
We reflect on two articles published in The Atlantic that discuss the financial crisis many Middle Class Americans struggle with today. We believe it all comes down to choice about where you live and how you spend.