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How to Start Using Cash Envelopes for Budgeting If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that I’m a huge fan of budgeting. I don’t call myself a budget & financial fanatic by night for nothing. When it comes to budgeting, I truly practice what I preach. So, I thought I’d shed…

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When I first heard about the Greenlight debit card, I was skeptical. Very, very skeptical. The idea of handing a kid a debit card felt like the equivalent of giving them an entire cake and fork. (It can’t end well for either of you!) So, I decided to check out as many Greenlight card reviews…

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If you read my review of Trim, then you know I’m a huge fan of bill negotiation services. So, I thought I’d look into another similar platform called Truebill. So, here is my Truebill review! What is Truebill? According to their website, Truebill is an automated financial assistant that gives you back control of your…

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Getting your internet for free is a great way to reduce your expenses because, let’s face it, internet service can be pricey. Average Cost of Internet Service The cost of internet service can vary from provider to provider. It really depends on the speed you want and whether or not you have a data cap…

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For those on a budget, investing in a budgeting software program can be quite helpful because it not only helps you develop your budget, but it can also help you actually stick to it as well, which to be honest, is the real battle when it comes to budgeting.  Another great thing about using a…

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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…

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Five Ways to do a 52 Week Money Challenge + Free Printable This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my disclosure for more information. Setting money saving goals is easy, but following them through – and doing it for a whole year – can be tough. That’s where this 52 week money challenge printable can help…

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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),…

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One of the easiest and cheapest ways to update a bathroom is to with paint. You can paint the walls, sure, but why not paint mirror frames, fixtures, lights, towel holders, and even doorknobs? What’s “in” can change pretty quickly – much quicker than your lights, doorknobs, or mirror frames break or stop working. Rather…

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Hands pulling money out of wallet with text that reads How to Slam Dunk Getting Approved for Any Loan Immediately

Are you considering getting a house, car, or personal loan this year (or in the next 2 – 3)? If so, you’re going to need to know about the 4 c’s of credit. No, they’re not horsemen bringing the apocalypse or the top cuss words your kids will spout out in front of their kindergarten…

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