Financial Literacy Is Self Care

Pierre Van Zylfinance, money, PracticeBalance, self-care, stress


What exactly constitutes self care? It’s different for everyone, but one thing’s for certain: it’s not just pedicures and massages. It’s much more foundational than that.Self care is…Recognizing that you must know yourself and pay attention to yourse…

Freelancers, Creatives and Small Businesses, get ready to tackle tax time

Pierre Van Zylbusiness, business tips, career, Career + Money, creatives, finance, freelancers, money, small business, tax time


I am not an accountant. I much prefer taking photos and playing around with designs, then I do filling out my tax return. Plus, sometimes the world of accounting can seem like learning a foreign language to me. But it has to be done at some point. Like most things in life, it does us no…

Financial Wellness?

Pierre Van ZylCME, finance, money, PracticeBalance, wellness


Do you know how social security works? Are you maximizing contributions to your retirement accounts? Have you ever heard of a 529 account, or a backdoor Roth IRA?I combed the archives of this blog, and while there are a smattering of posts on money and…