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You're Not Alone: Navigating Financial Shame & Trauma blog financial shame Sep 22, 2022

On the final day of FinCon 2022 (a conference just for personal finance geeks who love to blog/podcast/etc.), I attended a panel called, “Financial Trauma: Navigating Shame and Privilege.” Honestly, I wasn’t expecting much. I sort of expected personal finance professionals who...

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Some Easy Financial Tips for the End of 2021 blog Dec 22, 2021

Well, hello again, intrepid money-pals! This is Daniel, and I’m here with some of the End-of-Year steps I’m taking to get myself feeling bright and shiny and secure in my spending as we barrel on into 2022! A little background on me: I’m a lifelong theatre and literature kid who...

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Your Investment Portfolio is Diverse, Shouldn’t Your Favorite Finance Blogs Be Too? blog instagram personal finance blogs Dec 08, 2021

Daniel here! Honesty time, Team: Part of why I stayed away from Talking ‘Bout Money for so long was because I didn’t want to learn from an old, white cis dude what I was doing "wrong" with my queer artist life.

And good news! You don’t have to do that either! We’ve...

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Vacation (All I Ever Wanted), or: How to Feel Better the Next Time You Get Away blog tips travel vacation Dec 01, 2021

Good morning, afternoon, or evening, money pals! Let’s get right into it:

I LOVE VACATION.

I love road trips, I love gas station snacks*, I love planes, I love overpriced airport Starbucks, I LOVE ACCOMMODATIONS.

But it can be hard-- if finances are low/tight--to feel like you’re even...

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