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Lacey Langford

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Summerfield, North Carolina, United States
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DIK (Dual Income, Kids)
Financial Coach
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Heads up, this post is sponsored. Federal Trade Commission Disclosure: USAA was kind enough to invite me (yes, me) + 30 other amazing military influencers to San Antonio to visit and learn more about their company. They arranged and paid for all my travel, accommodations, delicious meals and a yummy snack bag. Not to mention they gave me some cool USAA swag that included a fidget spinner and a backpack. ...
Posted: Oct 18 2017 @ 8:25 AM
This blog post is part of the Suicide Prevention Awareness Month blog tour in partnership with Debt Drop. If you are feeling suicidal, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or text HOME to 741741.   I want to make it clear from the start there are free help for anyone that’s thinking of hurting themselves. If you’ve served in the military, there are additional resources available to you—where people ...
Posted: Sep 26 2017 @ 10:15 AM
No one likes to fight about money, but relationships and finances can be tricky. You’re building your life together and planning for the future. There are kids, family, jobs, and your goals to manage in addition to taking care of your relationship. Money isn’t the most important aspect of your life but it sure as heck is weaved into everything. Fighting about money is stressful and can be soul crushing, ...
Posted: Sep 06 2017 @ 12:56 PM
A financial counselor is a great resource if you need help with your finances, whether you have questions about budgeting, the TSP, or getting out of debt. Even if you’re comfortable with managing your money, a financial counselor may still be a good idea for you. Someone with financial expertise can help you get the results you want when you’re looking for answers rather than getting general information that may ...
Posted: Aug 18 2017 @ 1:07 PM
Last week, I was excited to get an email from my 12-year-old niece. She wanted my advice on saving and managing money she earned from babysitting. I was excited, to say the least. It wasn’t just that she asked me for advice that excited me. I was ecstatic she wants to get off to a good start with her babysitting money. It was a proud moment for this financial coaching aunt. ...
Posted: Aug 02 2017 @ 7:46 AM
— Today I’m sharing a guest post from Denise Duffield-Thomas. If you feel like you’ve been repeating the same old money patterns, again and again, no matter how much income you bring in (or don’t bring in), this is going to be the post for you!—   You know the feeling you get when you do “that thing” around money AGAIN? Spend wildly on a new extravagance even though bills are due… Hoard every ...
Posted: Jun 02 2017 @ 8:52 PM
If you haven’t noticed, I’ve been on break. It was a self-imposed time out. Right after we moved into our new house, I reached a point where I was on overwhelm overload. Between getting moved in, family life, my volunteer commitments, my business, and my contract with the Navy, I hit a wall. Then I got the flu. Which caused me to miss a major conference I was scheduled to ...
Posted: May 19 2017 @ 9:21 AM
It’s that time of the year, tax time. Are you excited to get some money back? Or are you stressed you might have to pay Uncle Sam this year? The good news is, there are tax tools for active duty military to make the task of doing taxes easier. I’ve been doing my taxes since I started working at 16 years old so about five years now. Alright, it’s been a ...
Posted: Feb 18 2017 @ 3:32 PM
Today I want to share a resource I’ve been trying out for my business. It’s an online accounting software, Xero. It’s a practical tool for small businesses—I’m talking to you military spouses. The military has a high number of spouses owning a small business that they take with them every time they PCS. That’s how […] The post Resource Review-Xero appeared first on Military Money Life Coach, Speaker, Writer. ...
Posted: Jan 30 2017 @ 9:42 PM
You’re doing the right thing, saving for your retirement.  The Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) is a great tool to use for earning more money for your future. Because making money is what you want to do.  But there are mistakes you can make that will reduce the money you have in the future.  Today, I’m […] The post 5 TSP Mistakes You’re Making appeared first on Military Money Life Coach, Speaker, ...
Posted: Jan 28 2017 @ 12:52 PM


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