It's really easy to stand up and say "I want to get out of debt." And I could list 101 reasons why any person would want to get out of debt. But really and truly, until you have your own reasons and your own source of motivation, it's null.Read More
Bills are a part of life. You know they are coming. You know you have to pay them, but it doesn't make it any less pleasant.
Bills are a huge chunk of your monthly budget, but you have more control over them than you might think.
Today I wanted to share with you how our family has been able to lower some of our bills and add more margin to our budget and decrease our spending by $1,500 a year.Read More
Today we are going to talk about developing a plan to pay down your debt. There are so many plans and so much advice out there on paying down your debt. So I am just going to share what worked for us.Read More
Let's be 100 percent truthful here. The word budget doesn't exactly conjure up warm and sunny thoughts. It sounds boring. There, I said it. It just sounds boring.
I think the idea of living on a restrictive budget that is going to limit fun just makes people NOT do it. But actually a budget is freeing.Read More
It's sort of an embarrassing thing to admit that you don't know who you owe money to. But I once fell so far down the rabbit hole I didn't know who I owed money to.
Trust me, that was a hard sentence to type. It was an even harder reality to live.
If you're there now I want you to take a deep breath. You can fix this. It's not too late. Once you realize the mess you're in, it's important to take the steps to clean up that mess.Read More
If you're bringing home a steady paycheck, but you're finding yourself with more month than money, it's easy to ask: Where is my money going?
Let's look at some places where your budget might be leaking. SO let's unpack this together and not only look at the bigger picture but take control of it.Read More