Ordinary Riches

Moving you towards a better financial future, one post at a time.

So you think you’re finally ready to move out? We definitely won’t disagree with you, but we want to make sure that you’re really prepared for moving into your first place so that it’ll be as stress-free as an experience as possible. Check out our top 7 things to consider...

You might be thinking, I don’t really need an emergency fund. Here’s why we think you should reconsider. To begin, in case you don’t know what an emergency fund is, you should start here.

You need to save money quickly but you’re more or less spending everything that you take in. Now is the time to take a critical look at your budget and start trimming out everything that’s not absolutely necessary.

What’s an IRA? IRA stands for Individual Retirement Arrangement. They are a special type of investment account available in the U.S. that offer special tax benefits depending on which one you invest in. Whether you have a Traditional IRA or a Roth IRA (or both), there are limits on how...