When we talk personal finance, we’re usually talking about how to earn more money, save money, or invest money. Managing money comes up of course, but it tends to be more how to manage your stock portfolio, or how to manage multiple side hustles. The nitty gritty of money can fly right by.
Staying organized and on top of your accounts is extremely important, though. If you’re checking as often as you get your mail, you’re probably okay. If you check Black Keys ticket prices more often than you check your financial accounts, there may be a slight problem.