Personal Finance

How To Make Your Own Envelope System Wallet
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How To Make Your Own Envelope System Wallet

If you aren’t familiar with my history, I’m a HUGE fan of Dave Ramsey. ¬†Long story short, we found his books and principles to be exactly what we needed to get our finances on track. ¬†We started our journey to financial freedom using the envelope system suggested by Dave Ramsey’s book,¬†The Total Money Makeover: Classic…

Budgeting 101: How To Start Bossing Your Money Around
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Budgeting 101: How To Start Bossing Your Money Around

I haven’t always had a real budget. ¬†Early in my young adult life I would have told you I had a budget because I knew that I had not over drawn my bank account. ¬†Even in my early married life our “budget” was simply making sure that we didn’t spend more than we could pay…

Thrifty Weight Loss Strategies & Eating Style Reviews

How many weight loss books have you read in your lifetime? ¬†How many programs have you been on? ¬†Me, I’ve lost count. ¬†I’ve struggled with weight management since elementary school. ¬†Welcome to America, I guess. ¬†I wanted to write this post to let people know that there are thrifty weight loss programs, you just have…

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Returning Your Gifts: The Good, The Bad & The Down Right Ugly

Ah, the holiday rush is over. ¬†Take a deep breath. ¬†Look around. ¬†Are you staring at a small pile of gifts that you just frankly don’t know what to do with? ¬†A pile of gifts that you have moved around your house six times now? ¬†After your work “Secret Santa” party, your friends “Dirty Santa”…