Four Opportunities to Consider When You Have No Money

Four Opportunities to Consider When You Have No Money

It’s hard to think about budgeting when your income is consistently less than your expenses each month. You might check out Pinterest and have your feed flooded with all the sure-fire ways you can save $5,981 in six months, but you might be simply trying to figure out how you are going to make that $5,981 in the next six months purely to keep food in the fridge and your daughters in shoes. Trust me, I’ve been there [...]
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Three Questions to Ask Before Starting a DIY Project

Three Questions to Ask Before Starting a DIY Project

Over the past few years, there has been a drastic increase in the number of recipes you can use to make your own (insert product here). Along with those recipes and tutorials comes the promise that you will save INCREDIBLE amounts of money yearly if you do so. I’m all about saving money – as you’ve probably noticed if you’ve read any of my previous posts. The thing about saving money, though, is that it has to actually involve saving, and that’s why I’ve decided it’s time to address the truth behind DIY (do it yourself) projects and give you three questions to ask [...]
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Only Crazy Weirdos Like Cleaning, Right?

Only Crazy Weirdos Like Cleaning, Right?

I actually enjoy cleaning if I have the time and the right products to do so. I know, I’m one of those weird people, but there is something about the satisfaction of a clean house at the end of the day that makes all the work worth it. Add in some great music - think Garth Brooks, Big Daddy Weave, ABBA, or (my mom’s favorite) Herb Albert and the Tijuana Brass -  and the cleaning process can be [...]
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