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Always Challenge Yourself: Budgeting

Let’s talk about budgeting. Quite frankly, I am terrible at it. It’s like dieting, we get inspired…. and then almost immediately relapse to grabbing that piece of afternoon chocolate or purchasing that dress(es) because it was $7 at Target on clearance (x5 dresses = $35, but now I have 5 new dresses that I don’t need! 489 more words

Budget: Software

Our first month of budgeting is done, and man it was bad.


In one word… yup, we had already spent our entire budgeted total and have gone over by the middle of the month. 345 more words

Thoughts And Feelings

Budget: August, a Review

Well, August has come to a close, we stuck to budgeting.

We did not stick to our agreed upon budget.

Life happens, and I was shocked when come the middle of the month, and our budget was no longer fitting. 468 more words

Thoughts And Feelings

When Should You Borrow Money? The Answer is Very Simple.

So you want to borrow money? Where do you begin? How do you know if you should borrow at all?

I am going to make it easy for you to decide how, when, and why you should borrow money. 457 more words

Wealth Building

Hump day- Comp Day

Wednesday in my house is not only hump day BUT Price comparison list day, or Comp List as it is known around here.  Let me start out by saying that there is a TOTALLY AWESOME lady by the name of Kim Bottoroff, who lives in a town near to me that does an Amazing job of putting this list together every week and shares it to any and all on Facebook through her posts on Atchison Couponers.  798 more words


Budgeting 101

Ok…let’s start this off by saying that I am NO expert in personal finance. I do, however have a mother who is an accountant, and I grew up in an area saturated with Dave Ramsey followers. 276 more words