Tag Archives: Money

Loyal to Your Job or Nah?

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2016 is the year of growth and prosperity. Believe it and walk with it. I have a lot of friends of mine who are so loyal to their jobs and never want to leave. It worries me because one thing I’ve learned is never get attached to something that isn’t…

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How Boujie Is Your Savings Account?

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It’s no surprise that in this economy and these days period that we all need a savings account. With people’s jobs getting cut and companies going under, it’s no wonder people are sinking so fast. There is significance in savings ourselves a headache by always have some kind of money…

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Gifts for the Boujie

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Gift buying for someone who you think has it all isn’t always easy. I have some tips that are great to buy the Boujie people in your life. Some can be kind of pricey but others are very affordable gifts. 10 Computers You can never go wrong buying anyone a new computer or…

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The Over the Top Boujie Lifestyle

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When people are “Keeping up with the Joneses,” by buying things, it is detrimental to their real lifestyle because they cannot afford it. I’m talking about major purchases you cannot keep up with such as homes, cars, boats, memberships, vacations and so on. A lot of debt in this country…

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Money Monday: Overspending Killing You?

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People are always being sucked into something either by friends, advertisements or their own wants. We go into a store to purchase one or two things and come out buying half the store. I am notorious for crap like that. I shudder at the thought of looking at my credit…

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Co-Signing Nightmare

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My mother always told me never to co-sign for anyone. Build your own credit and get your own stuff. If someone needs you to co-sign on something, it is because they cannot get it and keep it themselves, which is why they need a co-signer. I don’t agree with everything…

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Editorial: Dream Chasing

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This economy sucks. Heading off to spend thousands on a degree that will cost you more than you make sucks even more. Small living, small spending, broke circles is not the boujie way. Also, waiting around on a job to give you their round of applause for your hard work…

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Savings Account Win

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The government shutting down should be an eye opener for everyone. Clearly, we have people running the country that have no idea what they are doing and worst of all, not realizing how much it is effecting other people. At the same time, it is believed everything happens for a…

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Your Network/Worth

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It is very important to have a group of friends that are movers and shakers. The reason why is because you want to get ahead but don’t want to be alone at the top. People with common interest are not always in direct competition with each other. In fact, they…

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Sticks and Words…

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It is very interesting when people say they do not care about what other people say about them. While this is very true and there are people who are just going to talk, there are some people you always want to have their respect. As boujie girls, your reputation is…

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7 Things To Consider Before Quitting

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We all have those days when the hardest part about work is pulling up and getting out of the car. Those moments when you pray as you walk up to the job, it has somehow magically burned down. Some people think about this every once in a while, but as…

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Why Your Boo Shouldn’t Borrow Money

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Every now and then you might be short some cash and your significant other may be short a few bucks. Those are times when it is fine to give them the extra they need. When it comes to big time money, such as paying for a car note or help…

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Why Holding A Man Down Makes You Bitter

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In today’s economy, holding a job is getting harder and harder. It isn’t because people do not want to work, but it is because companies are going out of business and downsizing. How many people have lost their jobs recently? Thank God every day you have one. When it comes…

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Why It’s OK to Splurge

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In today’s economy, “throwing it in the bag” is not always an option for those of us who are on a tight budget. Bills need to get paid, money has to be spent on things that are a necessity and you have to get into the habit of saving money….

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Tipping Behavior

If you are going to head out, be sure to bring extra cash. It is very tacky to not tip people who are doing you a service. This includes valet, hairdressers, restaurant servers and even the people at the buffet. You tip because it is the right thing to do…

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