Emily has written three personal finance books: "The Five Years Before You Retire," "Choose Your Retirement," and the forthcoming "Making Social Security Work for You."
Decluttering can seem like an overwhelming process. But there is a way to clear the clutter without the stress of decluttering. Promise!
While you plan for all the travel and hobbies you'll do in retirement, you should probably plan for your taxes, too.
Having an extra large nest egg is a good thing! But to be sure, it comes with extra headaches you'll have to manage.
Whether it comes by snail mail or email, a bill is a bill. How do you prefer to pay up?
Winter days can be a drag, but with the right plan, you can turn the cabin fever into lots of fun.
From TED talks to the blues, these African American leaders have imparted their financial wisdom on the world.
Everybody falls down, even when it comes to their money. The key to success is getting back up again.
Finances currently a mess? Hit the reset button with a spending ban. Just be careful not to overdo it.
Everything your teen needs to master their money starts with you. Teach them budgeting basics that will last a lifetime.
Your love of lattes might not be totally to blame for your low funds. Cognitive biases could be derailing every one of your money-related decisions.
Nobody likes budgeting. Here's how to keep track of your money without one.
Looming deadlines, a 10-mile to-do list...it's time to conquer it all and get back on track at work. You can do it!
They say looking at the glass half empty is no way to live, but it might be the best way to steer clear of debt.
Next time you're ready to spend some cash, try shopping these brands. The dollars you spend there will go toward making the world a better place.
Studying abroad can enrich your life, but deplete your wallet. Offset the costs by earning your keep while you're overseas.
Fluffy and Fido are really, really hoping you'll keep these New Year's resolutions. Even better — they're good for you, too.
While you've been afraid of missing out on everything, you've also missed out on ways to cure FOMO. But here they are!
Anxiety and depression can worm their way into many aspects of life — including your money. Here's how to fight back.
Sometimes friction is a good thing. Like when you can use it to save tons of money.
Don't get frustrated by a stunted savings account. Make these moves instead to help your money grow.