Budgeting

Not sure where to start with budgeting? Learn how to budget money, make a monthly budget, or even budget on a low income. These are the tips and tricks we used to pay off over $27,000 in 17 months!

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The Top Budget Categories You Actually Need

Let’s be honest – the idea of budgeting freaks a lot of people out. Budget basics can be hard enough – and then toss a bunch of budget categories into the mix? No wonder the majority of folks nope right outta there and never come back. Not that I can blame them. Think about it…

Easy money challenges to smash your financial goals

37 Easy Money Savings Challenges to Help Smash Your Financial Goals

If you’re looking for a way to boost your savings or debt repayment goals, try a money savings challenge. Money or saving challenges are a great way to switch things up and jumpstart your savings. A money savings challenge can be anything from a no-spend challenge to finding extra money decluttering, to saving all your…

Super easy money saving challenge + free printable

$1000 Savings Challenge With Free Printables

Beginning a $1000 savings challenge is a great way to kickstart any of your financial goals. Whether your emergency fund needs pumped up, it’s vacation time, or one of the kids needs braces, having a padded savings fund is key to avoiding any new debt. Can you imagine coming back from a weeklong vacation in…

Ways to Stretch Your Budget

The differences between a sinking fund and emergency and why you need both

The Beginner’s Guide to Sinking Fund Categories & Emergency Funds

As you’ve started diving into sorting out your finances, you’ve probably heard that you need a starter emergency fund of $1,000. You may have also heard some talk about building different sinking fund categories as well. But what exactly is the difference between an emergency fund and a sinking fund? And why do you need…

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