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Lucy's List - May (week 3)

It’s payday here! I’m determined to rein in my unnecessary spending this month. I got a bit carried away last month with buying cloth pads (pad I really don’t need!) and it made the last couple of weeks until payday a real stretch. 338 more words

Thrifty Meals

10 Beneficial Budgeting Tips

A 2013 Gallup poll found only 30% of American households prepare a detailed household budget (source). While budgeting can feel daunting at first, it can make a tremendous difference on your path to long-term financial success. 749 more words


And The Budget Begins ...

It took me a lot longer to create a working budget I felt comfortable with than I thought it would.  I foolishly underestimated how difficult it would be to switch from never balancing my bank statement to accounting for every penny.   1,216 more words


Going Old School With Finances

Thank-you for stopping by for week 2 of my thoughts on Dave Ramsey sermon series Life Money Legacy. I apologize that this post is a bit late. 473 more words

Christian Living


Finance -the word itself scared me! I’m not an Accountant.

Budget- you mean , I shouldn’t spend anything???!!!! 

But the above mentioned is not the Definition and we can’t get smart about money until we do.   383 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