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Check In: New Year's Resolutions and the Emergency Budget

Now that 2015 is in full swing, I thought it was about time to see how my New Year’s Resolutions (NYR) were hashing out. Way back in January, the decision was made to focus on dramatically improving my long-term financial goals: early retirement and family planning. 1,430 more words


Grocery Shopping 101 Part 2

So today i would like to talk about bulking/stocking up. i am in the process of planning out a stock up plan for my household. it sounds a little dooms day prepper but i swear it’s for financial purposes and ease. 1,066 more words


More Than Money (Hidden Emergency Fund Ideas)

Last week, we got word from my sister-in-law that my husband’s mother had taken ill, and needed to be hospitalized. She’s home now, and on the mend, thank goodness, but we were naturally on high alert, preparing for the possibility of traveling the thousand miles that separate us from her. 941 more words

Mr. Vega

March 2015 Budget

Spring will be here this month. The February Recap was the 100th blog post for Crazynoiia! I am very excited about that. March is not looking very different budget wise. 508 more words


Money Makeover Snag -- The Furnace

First of all, we’ve been under budget for two months!  (Happy Snoopy dance music here.)

It was too cold to go out much, and I decided on fondue at home instead of a budgeted dinner out.  462 more words


First Official Budget!

Working on our first official budget using the Dave Ramsey budgeting forms. We had completed the monthly cash flow plan after our first night of our Financial Peace University(a class my wife and I would recommend for anyone). 312 more words

Deep Debt

Ten Things the Emergency Fund is NOT

This week I sound like a broken record, and it’s obvious that I can’t stress the emergency fund enough. I posted the basics of the emergency fund in… 417 more words