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Leveling up Your Bank Account – Free Checking Is No Longer Enough

June 29, 2018

Traditional banks, commercials banks, digital banks, and fintech apps that act like banks but aren’t really banks… with so many banks around these days, a low fee or free account isn’t enough anymore; you should be able to find one...

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Making Riches Count: How to Leave a Legacy

May 30, 2018

The month of May starts the graduation season and for many students, graduating college is an enormous feat that starts the beginning of their legacy. But after you are now free to do as you wish, how do you continue...

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Money Mondays Ep70 – Overcoming Financial Abuse: The Signs and What You Can Do About It!

October 2, 2017

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and one of the least spoken about forms of domestic violence is financial abuse. On this episode of #MoneyMondays w/ Ash Cash, Ash discusses was to spot financial abuse and how to protect yourself...

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Namaste Your Money: 5 Spiritual Practices That Can Help With Your Finances

September 8, 2017

As of late, there has been an awakening where more people are open to trying spiritual practices in order to improve their lives. Whether it’s meditation, yoga, saying affirmations, or just believing in the law of attraction, spirituality is not...

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Money Mondays Ep66 – How to Recover From a Financial Crisis

August 28, 2017

As we keep those affected by tropical storm Harvey in our thoughts, we must ask ourselves whether we are prepared for not only natural disasters, but also financial disasters. On this episode of #MoneyMondays w/ Ash Cash, Ash gives you...

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Money Mondays Ep65 – How to Solar Eclipse Your Finances

August 21, 2017

Were you ready for the 2017 Solar Eclipse? Did you know that the eclipse signifies transformation and healing? On this episode of #MoneyMondays w/ Ash Cash, Ash gives you five ways to transform and heal your finances! Listen in as Ash...

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Money Mondays Ep64 – Back to School Good Vibes: How to Get Excited About the School Year Ahead

August 14, 2017

Ready to go back to school? Need some motivation to get you excited? On this episode of #MoneyMondays w/ Ash Cash, Ash gives you tips on how to create good back to school vibes! Listen in as Ash discusses: •...

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Family Financial Flexing: How to Make Your Household Income Stretch

June 8, 2017

Growing up, anytime I inquired about the family finances my mom would utter four words—none of your business! I had no choice but to accept this. However, as the resident financial fanatic it would have been good to understand the...

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Money Mondays Ep59 – Changing the Game: The New Rules of Credit

June 5, 2017

Does your credit score need a boost? Well your prayers may have been answered! On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you the new rules of credit and how your score can be affected after July...

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Have Your Financial Cake… AND Eat It Too!!

May 23, 2017

I’ve always been confused by the term “Have your cake and eat it too.” What’s so wrong about that? Isn’t that why cakes are made… for you to eat? So why does it seem as if this term is implying...

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Getting Your (Business) Feet Wet: How to Jump-start Your Side-hustle!

May 9, 2017

As you go through life, part of your journey should be striving to be better than you were yesterday. That’s why we encourage you to be the best you yet! The goal should be to maximize YOUR full potential and...

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Mind Your Own Business: How to Start a Business While Juggling Other Priorities

May 2, 2017

The late, great Muhammad Ali once said, “Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on Earth.” One way you can effectively serve others (and be the best you yet) is to start your own business....

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The New Year Do Over

March 14, 2017

The New Year is a time of renewal; the time when we reflect on what went right, but also a time to reflect on what we could have done differently. But if we take a minute to be truly honest...

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Ready for the Best You Yet?

March 1, 2017

The one thing we all have in common is that we all have dreams and aspirations. However, the truth is that life is never easy for those who dream! Those who want to live their best life will have many...

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5 Ways to Work Out Without Paying for a Gym Membership

January 5, 2017

Are you like me: concerned about my health, paying a monthly fee to a gym that I never go to (but mean to!)? Then this article is for you! Every year gyms make millions of dollars on dormant gym fees...

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4 Security Tips for Savvy Mobile App Users

December 28, 2016

Once upon a time and not so long ago, mobile phones were used to only make phone calls and send text messages. Somewhere along the line as technology grew, phones became the one-stop shop for anything and everything. Now millions...

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6 Tips for Getting Your Adult Financial Life Together

October 26, 2016

Now that you’ve graduated college and entered what most will call “the real world,” it’s time to start working on your adult financial life. For many, this is a big step and can be very overwhelming, but it doesn’t have...

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Financial Empowerment Letter to Incoming College Freshmen

August 12, 2016

Blog post written by Christy Abuyan, BankMobilist and college student at Virginia Commonwealth University. To Incoming College Freshmen, I know it’s a busy time for you right now. I’ve been there. Between buying stuff for your dorm and getting yourself...

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Money Mondays Ep. 22 – Find College Scholarships Pokémon GO-Style

August 1, 2016

On this episode of Money Mondays w/ Ash Cash, we discuss how to find college scholarships Pokémon GO-style. Gotta find ’em all! Tune in as Ash Discusses: What are the steps one should take when looking for scholarships? How can...

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My Summer Savecation Savings Trick (Entry 3)

June 2, 2016

Blog post written by Eric Patrick, founder and chief educator at Black Market Exchange, LLC. Summer Money Goal: $500 Week 3 Goal: $33 Money Saved in Week 3: $119.50 Money Saved to Date: $336.90 “Cause I got a really big...

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