sustainability and finances

Sustainability and Finances

By Nina Spinelli What is the connection between sustainability and financial well-being? It’s closer than you might think. Thinking about changes we can implement to increase our sustainability simultaneously supports our prudent financial changes. It is our motivation that is key to sustaining change. The “why” in changes to our habits is just as critical…

Learn about budget-friendly socialization!

Budget-Friendly Socialization

Socializing Shouldn’t Break Your Budget By Nikita Wolff In my pursuit of financial security, one of the hardest things to overcome was the peer pressure when friends make plans that don’t align with my budget. As we cover in class, it can be a really beneficial thing to associate with like-minded (read: like-budgeted) people.  Here…

Charitable Contributions Help Make Change

Charitable Contributions

Be The Change You Want To See By Megan Stiles, CVA®, AFC® We like to think that our sense of well-being, political freedom, and personal accomplishments result from our efforts. However, we can understand that none of these realities are possible without certain material conditions. These necessities include nutrition, clean water, shelter, healthcare, access to…