There was a time when I spent money to save money, thinking I was a smart shopper. Here’s how this technique cost me money and may be costing you money too.
It’s easy to get wrapped up in the Christmas frenzy. Instead, stick to your budget and financial plan and enjoy the season!
The kid in me still enjoys the freedom and relaxed mood of summer. Here are some of our favorite free or low cost activities to do in the summer.
What are some things that you can do to ensure that you have a memorable and fun filled summer, without breaking the bank?
Some of the most charitable givers are the ones with the tightest budgets. Even if your budget is small, there are plenty of other ways to help children in need.
In her book, The Recovering Spender, Lauren Greutman shares how her family dumped $40,000 in debt and began working together towards shared financial goals.
How do you handle financial setbacks and make sure they don’t complete derail your financial plan? Here’s what we did after a recent unexpected expense.
For too many of us our dreams and goals will simply slip away, unrealized because we struggle to curb our spending in a meaningful way.
If you’re frustrated by the budgeting software out there and you like the budget envelope system, I highly recommend Goodbudget. Here’s why.
If you simplify in these 6 areas, you can save a substantial amount of time and money. Here’s how.
Each year it happens. December comes and goes, and in January, I’m left looking at the mess that is my budget. Just where does the money go?
Have you ever had someone who gave your kids more expensive gifts than you? If so, how did you handle the situation?
We Americans spend a lot on our kids for Christmas presents, according to Mint.com “the average family spent around $750 on holiday gifts.” Is it too much?
I recently saw a Money article that said today’s college graduates can expect to retire at 75! Here’s how we’re hoping to help our kids avoid that.