Automate Your Finances: 5 Ways to Put Your Money on Autopilot

Managing your money can be a source of stress and uncertainty. When was that bill due? Am I saving enough for retirement? Did someone steal my credit card and use it to buy crypto-mining robots? While some of the above concerns may be more realistic than others, you won’t have to worry about any of … Read more

6 Ways to Be More Active (No Gym Required)

Ever since much of our work and school activities have moved online, I’ve struggled to stay active. Even as much of life has returned to “normal,” some of the sedentary habits I’ve picked up over the past year and a half or so have persisted. Recognizing this, I’ve been working to bring regular physical activity … Read more

7 Techniques to Overcome Analysis Paralysis

There once was a fox and a cat. The fox brags to the cat about how many different tricks he has for evading hunters. The cat, in turn, tells the fox that he has but one escape trick. Soon, a group of hunters arrives with their dogs. The cat quickly climbs a tree and evades … Read more

The 3 Key Ingredients to Wake Up Early (Without Feeling Tired)

Waking up early. It seems like it’s the holy grail of productivity advice. Just get up at 5 AM, do a morning routine, and success is guaranteed. The reality is a bit more complicated, of course. Aside from the fact that waking early doesn’t guarantee success (see the next section), it can also be extremely … Read more

How to Do Taxes in College: Your Questions, Answered

Spring is nearly here, and along with the blooming flowers and longer days, the deadline for filing income taxes quickly approaches. If you’re currently in college, then it could be the first season you have to file taxes yourself. Unfortunately, our educational system generally does a poor job of teaching you how to file your … Read more

7 Simple Techniques to Build (and Keep) Good Habits

Habits shape every aspect of your life, whether you realize it or not. They dictate what you do when your alarm goes off, what you eat for dinner, and how you get ready for bed. Habits can work for or against you, but they work nonetheless. Therefore, it’s worth taking some time to build good … Read more

Anti-Unhappiness: The Counterintuitive Way to Live a Happier Life

What’s the key to happiness? People have been trying to answer this question forever, yet the answer remains elusive. While you could spend your life searching for what will make you happy, what if you flipped the question around and focused on eliminating the things that make you unhappy? We call this idea “anti-unhappiness.” It’s … Read more

6 Ways to Make Better New Year’s Resolutions in 2021

It’s the start of a new year, and with it comes the incomparable feeling of a clean slate. Whatever the failings of last year, now you can start fresh. This year, this year is going to be different. Overcome by motivation, you make big plans. You’re going to learn a new language, get in shape, … Read more

8 Tips for Living on Your Own in College and Beyond

You’ve worked hard, graduated high school, and gotten into the college of your dreams. You’re excited about all the new experiences you’ll have and new people you’ll meet. But most of all, you’re excited to finally take on the challenge of living on your own. When you arrive on campus, move into your dorm, and … Read more

7 Best Budget Apps for Tracking Your Spending, Saving, and Investments

If you don’t keep track of your money, it will disappear. At least, that’s how it can feel when you don’t have a budget. Budgets can be as simple or complex as you want; it all depends on your financial situation and personality. However, regardless of the budgeting approach you use, the right budget app … Read more