How to Reduce Financial Stress Through Minimal Living

Minimal Living

Join our #CreditChat on Periscope, YouTube Live, Twitter, and Snapchat every Wednesday at 3 p.m ET. In this chat, we discussed how to reduce financial stress through minimal living.

The panel  included: Nick True: Finance YouTuber, Full-time RVer, and Founder of Mapped Out MoneyMeal Harrell: Content Creator, Wife Mommy of 4 at Hanging with the Harrells BlogRod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian; and Christina Roman: Social Media Specialist at Experian.

We also featured financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Moments from our tweet chat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: What does it mean to live a minimalist lifestyle?
  • Q2: How is a minimalist lifestyle beneficial to your finances?
  • Q3: What does a minimalist budget look like?
  • Q4: What are the challenges of minimalism?
  • Q5: What is the best way to transition to a minimalist lifestyle?
  • Q6: A big part of being a minimalist is decluttering. Do you have helpful tips for this process?
  • Q7:  How can you lead a minimalist lifestyle when you have kids, pets or a significant other?
  • Q8: How do you combat the societal pressures to keep up with the latest trends?
  • Q9: What are some of your favorite resources for minimal living?
  • Q10: Any final tips for someone looking to transition to a minimalist lifestyle?

Minimal Living

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