Figuring out how to avoid buying lunch at work can help you save money, big time. Check out these tips I’ve used to successfully tame the budget.
What’s a spending freeze? Have you heard of a spending freeze? It’s a period of time, usually a couple of weeks or even a month, where you only focus on funding your “needs.” In other words, you still pay your bills, buy groceries to feed the family and take care of any medical needs. But […]
No matter how you track your budget, whether it’s on paper, a spreadsheet or in an app, you need to make sure you keep track of irregular expenses – the ones that don’t come due every month. Here are a few ways you can make sure those periodic bills get managed – and PAID – […]
Now’s the perfect time to start thinking about your Christmas, Hanukkah or other holiday spending plan. While it’s not Halloween yet, and many of us roll our eyes at the early holiday decorations that are already on store shelves, this is a great time to plan ahead. Have you heard that saying, “when you fail […]
Has your budget gone off the rails a bit lately? Don’t beat yourself up too badly, because it happens to the best of us. But first, identify your spending pitfalls When you realize your monthly budget has gone sideways, the first thing you should do is sit down and figure out where your money went […]