The cost of raising a child can be extremely expensive. Check out these 3 ways you can save money on everyday things while still raising your child well.
The guest post I have lined up for you today is going to hit most of us in our gut. It’s all about how much we’re spending on food in our budget. I know in my budget, our family has always had a hard time with this, but we’re slowly getting it more and more under control! Today, Kyle from Dollar Diligence is back to share some tips on how to save money on your groceries. Last time he was here, he told us his story of how he paid off $33,000 of student loans on a teacher’s salary. Take it […]
Make your 2017 New Year’s resolution to finally get rid of your debt. Doing so will help you have a breakthrough year for your financial life.
Christmastime can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. Check out how to do these 7 family Christmas traditions on a budget this Christmas season.
Sometimes you might doubt whether having a three to six month emergency fund is really necessary.
These 5 ways to increase financial communication between couples can grow your marriage and help to fight the number one cause of stress and divorce, money.
Being a stay at home parent is never easy. Here are 3 lessons I’ve learned along the way. I continue to learn more each day with my two girls.
College fund planning. Every parent has wild dreams of hoping to make their child’s upbringing a little better than their own. It is natural to strive for this and is noble as well, as long as you are not sacrificing your own retirement, otherwise we are just trading one problem for another. Over the past week, I’ve been taking some time to go over some research about how much our family is going to need to send our 3 and a half year old and our 1 and a half year old to college when they hit 18. I thought […]
Formulating a household budget is important to put the family finances in order. Though, there’s no such formula for creating an ideal household budget, there are some basic strategies which can help you create a proper monthly spending plan. Remember, your budget should be ambitious, but realistic. At first, start with paper and pen to compose a budget according to your lifestyle. It will help you to become familiarized with your income and expenses. Gradually, consider using a spreadsheet program for easy updating. Though, the whole task is not so easy, you need to understand that the key to making […]
Cutting costs to some simple things in your life can really help save money in the long run. Check out these simple things I’ve given up to save money.