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Mondays aren't so bad anymore.

I almost like Mondays now. Part time working has been very good for my mood. I’m smiling more. People have commented on it, so it must be a measurable difference. 869 more words


3 Tips for Saving an Emergency Fund

3 Tips for Saving an Emergency Fund

Ahhh, the emergency fund; the ever elusive, easier-said-than-done, wouldn’t-it-be-nice, maybe-one-day fund…

We all have excuses for not putting more money into savings. 314 more words


3 Steps to Better Budgeting

3 Steps to Better Budgeting

Responsible, schmonsible. Budgeting is boring, I know. Despite its lack of appeal, budgeting is the first, and most important step, in reaching your financial goals.  346 more words


Tales From the Road, Part 2

In mid-May I had the pleasure of attending MamaCon – The Conference for Moms, in Bellevue Washington.  This was their third year of bringing activities, resources, shopping and fun to mom’s in Seattle and surrounding areas.  525 more words

Married Life and Meal Planning

Hi there!!

Can’t believe it’s already almost August! This summer has FLOWN by for me, with most of May and June focused on getting married… 1,021 more words


Something has made me stupidly happy today...

This is me, on my way to the bin, with a handful of chopped up (and cancelled) credit card. I’m down to one card now, which I will be keeping but locked in the filing cabinet that only has one key (and Mr AF has it on his keys). 145 more words


6 Money Management Tips for College Students

Finishing your education doesn’t have to break the bank. Here are six money management tips to help you budget for your education:

1. Be wary of opening too many credit cards. 70 more words

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