Budgeting

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Farmhouse style bench and pillows

Where to Find Farmhouse Decor for Cheap

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure for more information. Now that we’re all home more often than not, many of us (…and by that, I mean myself) have turned to updating our humble dwellings to keep ourselves busy. Many people (ok, again – I mean me), love farmhouse decor but don’t like spending…

14 simple ways to save on monthly expenses

14 Frugal Living Tips with a Big Impact

With the hot mess that is 2020, we’re all looking for the best frugal living tips with a big impact. Whether you’ve lost your job, need to stretch your paycheck, or are building an emergency fund, these thrifty tips and tricks will help. Frugal living in 2020 doesn’t mean giving up everything you love. It’s…

How to update for cheap with chalk paint furniture

How to update for cheap with chalk paint furniture

Want to spruce up your house while on a tight budget? Buying new furniture and decor might be out of the question, but you can always repurpose what you have to save money. That’s why I love to chalk paint furniture. It’s taking what we already have – or have gotten cheap – and completely…

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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