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Spending Freeze: What It Is and Why You Need One

Do you ever go through seasons of life when it feels like you’re just bleeding money? Goodness, we have.  I think I’ve mentioned in the past year that my husband and I had two foster sons with special needs that we were temporarily caring for, and it wreaked havoc on our stress levels and ultimately my health. 948 more words

Saving Money


Every Friday I’ll try and post my thoughts on travel. It’ll be different topics ranging from tips and tricks to locations.

Today’s travel thought: Budget… 167 more words


The simple, straightforward, and nearly foolproof approach to investing

If you think you’ve had reason to feel uneasy about the investment environ­ment lately, you’re not imagining things. In just the past few months, we’ve seen economic uncertainty, intense political polarization, and super-low bond yields. 757 more words


Money, Moving and Managing

So money is tight. Every person who pays bills knows this feeling, because there is never enough to go around.

With a plan to move in the next six months I’ve been stressing a little extra. 543 more words

Daily Life

How Long Will I Survive If I Loss My Job Today?

Just asking yourself that question will make you worry, if you’re not prepared for it. Every one of us must prepare for possible changes for the future days, months, or years for our own security. 482 more words

Mind Power

Small Change, Big City

Living abroad, one of the things you have to get used to is the currency. In most cases it will be different than what you’re used to and exchange rates are constantly changing so sending money home and vice versa can be a learning experience. 376 more words