Member Success Story: A Real Dream Job

When Renee initially came to MSA, she felt hopeless with managing her finances and starting her own business.  “I didn’t have the support I needed to make this dream come true, and [it] actually derailed me on my path to self-sustaining entrepreneurship.  I was influenced by the WRONG attitudes, and thank goodness I found the […] Read More

Fitting Bills in the Budget

Every budget should include bills and irregular expenses.  76% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck,1 and a budget can help combat that kind of lifestyle when each expense is taken into account. Step 1:  Evaluate all of your once-a-month bills.  Evaluate your cell phone contract, your cable, internet, utilities, et cetera, and challenge yourself to […] Read More

3 Ways to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

We all know it’s easy to make a list, but completing the list is a whole other ball game.  You can write “spend less” or “get out of debt” for your resolutions, but will you actually succeed?  We’re here to say, “Yes!” This year, you don’t have to worry about watching the months go by […] Read More