There are times that warrant spending money to prevent having to spend more money down the road. By properly maintaining your car and home, you can save money by not having something break or not run well.
Getting married is one of the most memorable times in your life. Some women have dreamed of this since they were little girls. It is a balance between matching the dream wedding to your budget. The first step is to set a budget as well as a date for the wedding.
Birthdays are a special time, but they can quickly break the budget after you have a party, give a gift, and any other tradition you have. Our tradition is the birthday person gets to decide where to eat out. That in itself is great as you don’t have to compromise with other family members. It’s […]
Making a budget is the first step, but also probably the easiest one. The hardest part is living with the budget. With these good habits, you can make living with a budget part of your routine.
Are you always pushing forward to meet a goal or deadline? While this is important, often people do not stop to reflect on what they have accomplished. We need to celebrate success for those accomplishments.
I love personal development and always have something I’m working on. But when I’m looking for new ideas, I sometimes come up blank. It helps to have personal goals examples to decide which is best for me now. Don’t miss the one thing that helped me do better on working on my goals below.
If you’re not feeling at peace with your finances, now is the time to start working towards it. Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU) is a great way to start your journey. It is a class one night a week for nine weeks. FPU is a game changer and will help those struggling with finances, […]
Holidays are a time when family and friends get together. All the extra activities and meals that go along with that can break the budget. Discover these money-saving tips on how to entertain and feed everyone.
If money is tight and you are looking for a way to reduce expenses but still have fun, these two Christmas party games are for you. You’ll learn more about others while playing the game. There is the White Elephant Exchange and the Christmas Gift Exchange. Instead of buying gifts for a long list of […]
Handing your credit card over to the store clerk and just charging it is quick and easy. There’s no waiting and you get that new item right then and there. THEN, the BILL arrives at home in the mail. That is when it is not fun anymore. The newness of the item we bought is […]