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Money Management Lessons

10 Lessons I Learned About Money Management as a Young Adult...

As my 30th birthday approaches, I find myself thinking about what I accomplished in the last decade. My 20s saw me get married, build...
Live Stylishly Tight Budget

How To Live Stylishly on a Tight Budget

I initially titled this post "Live Stylishly Within Your Means," but upon further investigation, I found that little phrase had no less than 267,000...
Three Year Old Lessons

Lessons from a Three Year Old: Everybody Makes Mistakes

Kids say some pretty cute things. I think we can all agree on that. My three year old, Nicholas, is no exception. I have...
throw away less food

Reduce Food Waste in America – Why You Need a Refrigerator...

I'll get right to the point. I hate waste. I absolutely despise it. Specifically, food waste. So many of us do our best each week...
Personal Budgeting Tips

12 Steps for How to Make a Budget – Personal Budgeting...

Creating your first budget can be extremely overwhelming. So overwhelming, in fact, that only 40% of American families have a working monthly budget. But...
Credit Card Debt Reduction

Credit Card Debt Reduction Story: How I Got My Minimums Reduced

For those of you who are on the uphill road of getting out of debt and working towards the light at the end of...
31 Frugal Ways Save Money

31 Ways to Be Frugal And Save Money

My friends and I often share tips on how we save money, and praise one another for getting good deals on everything from happy...
Money Management Newly Married Couples

18 Money Management Tips for Newly Married Couples

"For better or for worse... For richer or for poorer." This is what most of us promise to our spouse when we pledge ourselves...
Understanding Why Budget Fails

Understanding Why Budgets Fail – 8 Steps to Fix a Broken...

A Pew poll from March 2015 reports that more than 80% of Americans are concerned about their savings, and seven out of ten worry...
Things Todo After Raise

7 Things to Do When You Get a Raise at Work

Getting a raise is probably one of the best feelings in the world. After all, it boils down to your boss essentially saying, "You've...
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Personal & Household Monthly Budget Categories – 9 Ways to Determine...

During a recent get-together with some friends, the topic of how much we all budget for buying groceries came up in conversation. Since I...
Start Build Emergency Fund Savings

How to Start & Build Up Your Emergency Fund in Savings

Five days before Christmas last year, the downstairs of my house flooded with groundwater. While the experience wasn't fun, we were fortunate in that...