Financial Impulse

Texas-based personal finance writer hoping to help others learn how to cultivate a smart "financial impulse."


How Much Do We Spend on Holidays and Special Occasions?

If you’ve ever wondered how much we typically spend on gifts, find out in our roundup of spending data.

6 Practical Ways to Build Up Your Emergency Fund Faster

Saving shouldn’t be so difficult—learn how to build your emergency fund faster with our practical guide to saving!

How Much Should My Rent Be?

Not sure how much you should spend on housing? Find out how to better budget for rent.

How to Create a Minimalist Budget

If you find yourself saving less than you’d like, a minimalist budget can help get your finances into better shape.