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To get free updates of new posts Click Here One of the biggest things that I try to do here at MyFamilyOnABudget.com is try to create value by sharing stories from my experience, sharing information I’ve learned, and also by trying to motivate you to learn to get out of debt and build wealth so that you can free yourself from the bondage of debt. I think this quote is huge. If you have ever been contemplating starting your own blog or other type of business, this has got to be one of the biggest foundational messages that you have […]

How To Cash Flow Emergencies When You Don't Have An Emergency Fund

How To Cash Flow Emergencies With No Emergency Fund

Emergencies happen all the time. Dave Ramsey commonly says “it’s not if they will happen, it’s when”. We know that we have to prepare for unexpected events to come up and rear their ugly head at some point. How do you handle emergencies when they happen? There are people out there that use a credit card as their emergency fund. Heck, for a little while we have done this as we build up ours. I don’t recommend going this route as common sense would ask, “why are you adding more debt during an emergency”? As we build our emergency fund, we are […]

Ways To Save On Your Independence Day Celebration

Tomorrow is the 4th of July here in the USA and a lot of people are going to be celebrating many different ways whether it be a BBQ cookout with friends, baseball games, fireworks in the sky, carnivals, road trips, there are many ways to blow your budget for July. Make sure you don’t take it too far by remembering ways to save that we will talk about here. Have a Potluck If you are going over to someone’s house for a cookout, see if they’d be open to a potluck where everyone brings a side dish, dessert or even […]