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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


Money Makeover Budget

At the start of any Money Makeover is the budget process.  Stay with me.  Breathe deeply.  It’s just a blog post.

If I don’t plan out where the money goes for which I am responsible, it will go where it wants, as fast as it wants.  829 more words


A Year in Money

I looked back over my budget and spending in 2014. I switched “systems” this year. For the first time, I put aside monthly amounts toward all of my upcoming irregular bills, so my spending was spread out equally over 12 months. 700 more words


Budgeting grocery items

You might not realize just how much money you spend on groceries every single month, but you do spend a lot on it. If you put your mind to it and start shopping smart, you might be able to save a lot of money. 171 more words


We are Saving Money this Holiday Season


Budgeting and holiday shopping can make for tense moments as couples try to decide who and what to include and what to exclude in the name of keeping debt low and sane spending. 240 more words


A Budget is Like Life...They Don't Always Go as Planned

Wow how time flies! It’s been over 2 years since my last post and I was just getting started. At times life happens and priorities change. 207 more words

Household Budget

The Great Pocket Money Debate

From the moment your child turns old enough to understand the concept of money, he or she is going to expect some pocket money. There’s a lot of debate about when kids should start getting pocket money, for how long they should get it, and how much money they actually need. 156 more words