I love to throw a party. And I really love a good birthday party! Especially for my kids. But birthday parties can get super expensive, in a HURRY. And if you don’t watch what you are doing and stick to a budget, they can end up being way more of an expense than you planned. … [Read more...] about Kid’s Birthday Party Budget Planning
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
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