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Planning Day Part 3: Budgeting

Budgeting is the hardest part of our planning. My husband has trouble sticking to a budget, and I like to know where every penny went. Two different mindsets but we have somehow made it work all these years. 240 more words


New Cash Envelope System

Matt and I have a budget of $100 for each other for Christmas. This year I really wanted something to help me stay motivated to not overspend. 116 more words

Focus on Finances - My Cash Envelope Wallet

My mother-in-law and sister-in-law asked me what I wanted for my birthday.  I told them that I was looking into getting a cash envelope wallet.  The paper envelopes from the bank just were getting to be too difficult o work with and I was losing motivation to stay on track with our budget.   239 more words

Saving Money

Budgeting? Apps? Dave Ramsey?

I used to be terrible at budgeting; I was in a habit of getting paid, and then immediately spending it all, which was something I had picked up from my mother and one of my ex-boyfriends. 1,372 more words


A Glimpse into my Spending


I’m not going to lie, I don’t always have great spending habits. I’ve got some credit card debt since I decided to use my credit card to help pay for college, I only work part-time, and I’m planning a move to another state. 488 more words


Going back to cash

I can’t remember the last time I carried cash in my purse on a regular basis. Everywhere takes credit and debit cards now, and they are so convenient and simple to use. 660 more words