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9 Financial Literacy Books That Will Inspire You

The best thing you can do in your financial journey is educate yourself about money matters. Not only are financial literacy books educational, but they are also inspiring. When you read other people’s stories about wealth and money management, you will be motivated...

Money Games for Kids

Teaching financial literacy to kids is a huge responsibility that rests on our shoulders, as parents.  The decisions that we make will trickle down to our children and will either help or hinder them in their money decisions.  One of the best ways to teach kids about...

Where to Buy Second Hand Clothes Online

I love a good deal.  I mean, who doesn't?  And one thing I totally don't mind buying used, is clothes.  I used to care, though.  Actually, I wouldn't even put second hand clothing on my first baby.  Seriously.  It was new clothes, or she wasn't going to wear it. ...

A Simple and Easy to Use Monthly Budgeting Template

I don’t know about you, but I sure do wish someone would give me the magical formula and tools to keeping my money budgeted!  It can be so difficult getting organized and perfecting your monthly budget. You don’t want to be hung up on finding a template that works for...

Budgeting Tips: Simple Ways to Budget Your Money

When my husband and I started to budget our money, we were complete newbies.  Sure, we had officially been adults for nine years, but that didn’t mean we knew what we were doing financially.  We really could have used some simple budgeting tips to keep us on track. Of...

How to Save Money Each Month: 23 Tips You Don’t Want to Miss

If you’re looking at your finances, trying to figure out where you can cut costs, it can be overwhelming!  Maybe you have looked at your budget over and over again and with everything you spend, you’re wondering how to save money each month. If you step back and take...

Money Anxiety and What You Can Do About It

You check your bank account and feel a rush of anxiety come over you.  Standing in the grocery store, you figure you better put something back on the shelf, because what if you blow your grocery budget and overdraw your account?Money anxiety. It’s real and I can tell...

How to Budget Your Money When You Want to Become a Stay-At-Home-Mom

Being a stay-at-home-mom is at the top of wish lists for a lot of women.  Maybe it is at the top of yours. Whether you are a career woman or a born to be homemaker (pre-kids), things change once that baby looks at you for the first time. Financially though, it can be...

How to Budget When You’re Broke and Overwhelmed

You're pinching pennies. You're sweating bullets because your car payment is due and you have literally no money to make that happen.  There's not even a dime under your couch cushions. Extra snacks at the grocery store?  Ya, that's not happening! I am not a financial...

How We Paid Off $26,000 of Debt in 5 Months

If you're alive, you know the struggle that can ensue when your finances are out of order. Not only are money problems a leading cause of divorce among married couples, but the added stress can also cause health problems. Ask anyone who is behind on their house...