I’m going to let you in on a little secret. You can afford to go on vacation every year. You totally can! I realize finding and saving enough money to take a vacation each year can be very stressful. Which is ironic, because you're trying to go on vacation to lower your stress … [Read more...] about Budgeting for Vacation: A Complete Guide
Emergencies happen. It's never a question of "if" one is coming your way, it's only a matter of "when" the emergency is coming your way. Your job is to be as prepared as possible for that emergency, including being financially prepared. So, what does being financially prepared … [Read more...] about How Much Emergency Savings Do You Really Need?
Cutting down on expenses isn’t something anyone looks forward to. But it doesn’t have to be awful either. I experimented with our budget for a few months and made a few tweaks, and what I found was astounding. I'll detail out the tiny changes we made. Essentially, this is a guide … [Read more...] about Save $615 This Month Without Even Noticing
Spring is FINALLY coming. It's not quite here yet, but it's circling the airport. The time just changed and it's so much brighter during the day for so much longer! When everything starts to thaw out and bloom, I always get the spring cleaning bug to get my house in order. But … [Read more...] about There’s $2500 Hidden In Your House
Having enough time to get everything done is tricky business. Everyone is busy and our to-do lists are long. Sometimes, through better time management we can free up a little time to get more things done. Other times, you have maxed out the time management skills and still can't … [Read more...] about How To Successfully Buy Back Time