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Hi there! So here I am. Finally. I’ve been planning to create a blog for so long! Now it’s here! LOL. So what are my plans for this blog? 308 more words


Your Kids on a Budget: a Match Made in Heaven

Is it possible to teach our kids about how to honor God with money at a young age? Will they even grasp the concepts? Is it worth the effort? 535 more words


The Art of Using the Envelope System

The Envelope System is a common term used in budgeting.  When using the Envelope System you are able to visually track certain items within your budget including:  groceries, gas, eating out, entertainment, etc.   428 more words


The Envelope System - How I Do It

Now that you’ve seen how I write out my budget, this is how I divide my monthly expenses into envelopes.  I use business letter sized envelopes with the pull-tab sticky seals.   1,769 more words

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Budgeting in my Planner - Envelope Style

In the age of online shopping, the only sure-fire way for me to save money is to squirrel away cash. Otherwise my savings get frittered away, one late night… 299 more words


Why Cash Only?

One of the credos I have been living by this year is to live a cash-only life.  It’s a few of the non-breakable rules I’ve given myself to take control of my finances and attempt to dig myself out of debt, and live a life of prosperity.   1,448 more words

29 And Broke