Sticking to your Christmas budget can be tough, especially if you have kids!
Before kids my Christmas budget was never too out of hand. I didn’t have anyone who I felt the need to lavish with gifts. Sure, I still liked giving meaningful gifts, but I found that those didn’t have to cost a lot […]
The year is quickly coming to a close. Before you know it we’ll be entering 2015 and you’ll be setting New Year’s resolutions.
To ensure that you make 2015 as successful as possible, you should first make sure that all of your finances from this year are in order.
Here are four end of the […]
Thanksgiving is over but that doesn’t mean you should stop being thankful.
In the past year I’ve been happier than I have in my entire life and I owe that to one thing: being thankful.
That doesn’t mean my life is all sunshine and rainbows – because it isn’t. I’m not a millionaire, I don’t […]
If you ever plan on borrowing money, keeping your credit score high is crucial. Otherwise you’ll be paying far more in interest than you should be.
Trust me, I’ve been there.
When I bought my first car I didn’t have the greatest credit. It’s not that I had done anything wrong, it’s just that I […]
You’ve tried your hand at budgeting. Creating detailed spreadsheets, tracking what you’re spending for a few days, whipping out envelopes and filling them with cash, but nothing ever stuck.
After about a week of full throttle budgeting you gave up. Your spending went back to normal and you decided your personal finances will be doomed […]