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Do you feel like there’s not enough money to get you to the end of the month? Are you drowning in debt and don’t know how to fix it? Are you wondering if you should participate in your employer-sponsored retirement plan? These and other money-related questions can be answered by a financial coach or [...]
Overcoming Financial Stress with The Saver and The Spender Podcast Episode 32: Reboot, reboot, reboot
Things are changing for us at The Saver and The Spender. Don't worry, all good things. We've been really busy with our main financial coaching businesses, Fiscal Fitness Phoenix and Financial Coach Academy. We've rolled out some amazing courses and added some amazing financial coaches so that we can help more people take the stress out of [...]
Unexpected medical costs can be frustrating and stressful. Insurance premiums continue to rise, benefits continue to decrease, employers contribute less and less and out of pocket costs continue to skyrocket. As the insurance policyholder, it is your responsibility to find out exactly what you are responsible for when it comes to medical costs and to [...]
Debt settlement, debt consolidation, debt relief...which is right for you? By Jill Emanuel, Fiscal Fitness Phoenix Financial Coach Being in debt can feel completely overwhelming. It can feel like you are carrying a weight on your shoulders always there with you, with no escape. It can cause you to question your decisions, feel like [...]
Check out the awesome spotlight on Fiscal Fitness Phoenix owner and financial coach, Kelsa Dickey Our owner and financial coach, Kelsa Dickey, was recently interviewed by Voyage Phoenix. You can the entire original interview here. Here is the interview directly from Voyage Phoenix: "Today we’d like to introduce you to Kelsa Dickey. Kelsa, can you [...]
Tax terror? How to prepare for next year's tax filing. Kelsa was just featured on AZ Family channel 3!
Tax terror? How to prepare for next year's tax filing Arizona's Family The tax deadline was Tuesday, April 18, 2017, and if you're giving a sigh of relief thinking you don't have to think about it for another year, well our financial coach, Kelsa Dickey of Fiscal Fitness says think again. “This is the best time [...]
In Episode 31 we talk with couple's coaches Aaron and Jocelyn Freeman, otherwise known as The Freemans. They work with couples to help them communicate better, work better together, increase happiness and joy and reach their goals. They are the authors of The New Power Couple, speakers, relationship coaches and angel investors. They have shared [...]
Overcoming financial stress with the saver and the spender Episode 30: Financial Coach Jill Emanuel talks about paying off $85k in two years and how it sparked her passion for financial coaching
Jill Emanuel is our newest financial coach at Fiscal Fitness Phoenix. She started as a client of our nearly 5 years ago and had to drag her husband to their first session. In one week they were cash positive $1500, which was unheard of, and flash forward two years later and they paid off [...]
Money is the number one cause of stress in America. It’s easy to see why. Sixty-seven percent of Americans wouldn’t be able to scrounge up $1,000 for an emergency, 35% of Americans have debt in collections, only 1 in 3 of Americans keep a household budget, and 1 in 3 people have NOTHING [...]
Bitcoin has been all over the news lately with talks of insider trading and people using it as an investment vehicle. If you don't know what bitcoin is you can read about it here or here. It's basically a form of currency that is open source and self-regulated. It is not accepted everywhere but [...]