The disease of addiction has left virtually no family completely unscathed. It may be a parent, grandparent, aunt, uncle, cousin, sibling, spouse, child or dear friend - but all of know at least one person struggling. Thankfully, the stigma associated with this disease is starting to dissolve away. The battle against those who would vilify… Continue reading Money Mondays: The Road to Financial Recovery
It seems every week brings news of another institution being hacked, potentially exposing private data for countless consumers. So, it's likely your data has either been exposed or you've already experienced a breach personally. This blog post is brought to you today by way of reader request! So, first, I'd like to go through steps… Continue reading Credit Breaches, Financial Fraud, and Data Exposure, Oh My!
Now that it's summer time, and we have the time to reflect upon a successful kindergarten year for my son, I have been thinking of you, his teacher, a lot. A few years ago, I took my son to his preschool friend’s birthday party. A few of the other moms in attendance were complaining to… Continue reading Dear Teacher: An Open Letter to My Son’s Teacher
Thank you to all who are following us on our journey as Blogging Besties here on LockerstoLittles so far. Today we chose a random winner from all of our followers to win an Amazon Gift Card for $102 to celebrate finally hitting a goal of over 100 Followers! Our contest winner has been emailed and… Continue reading From Our Hearts, To Your Prime Cart
Lying is bad: "Mom, you don't actually have eyes in the back of your head. I checked under your hair when you were sleeping. That means you weren't telling the truth, and you have to sit in time out for 33 minutes because you are 33 years old." He has perfected the eye roll and… Continue reading Lessons I’ve learned from my kids
A few years ago, when I was moving from Florida to Maryland with my husband, while pregnant, AND switching jobs, I had a friend give me some great advice. “Take it one box at a time,” she told me. “But there is so much to do!!” I responded, exasperated at the growing To Do List… Continue reading Divorce and Money: Unpack One Box At a Time
Hi friends! So, I've mentioned in the past that you should find a financial advisor that you trust to help you plan for retirement and invest your money. I've had people say to me, "Margo, how come the person who sold me insurance is offering to do a retirement projection for free, but other advisors… Continue reading Money Mondays: How Exactly are Financial Advisors Paid? And By Who?