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My Experiments with the Envelope System

The first time I heard of the envelope system of saving money it sounded dumb. Sure, I got the idea: you set a budget for each expense, and put the cash for each into a separate envelope. 473 more words


Adopting Dave Ramsey Cash Budget System

Cash budget envelope system in today’s card swiping culture? Yes! Steve & I are taking a big step this year to embrace the change. Here is a little background for our decisive leap on the financial front. 648 more words

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My CVS Shopping List

I love CVS!  I have been waiting for this store to be in my area for a long time and now Provo has one.  If you coupon CVS is one of the easiest drugstores to learn the ropes.   257 more words

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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

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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