Don’t Be Spooked! Tips For Tackling Your Scariest Financial Fears

Debt, retrirement, mortgages, babies- how to save up and face your biggest financial fears

Fall is an awesome time of year, isn’t it?  Cooler temperatures, falling leaves, cozy fall fashion and of course, everyone loves Halloween!  It’s a time to play dress up- whether you want to be glam or scary, it’s a fun time to explore beyond the norm. While most of us think about our finances around

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Should You Really Give Up Your Lattes? Is A Gym Membership A Waste Of Money? What’s Frugal-Smart & What’s Not

If you're living on a budget, you've heard too many times to give up your gym membership or lattes to save money. How to evaluate what's really frugal for you

Zina here, offering up some of my favorite frugality tenets to debunk!  So often, basic personal finance advice advises people to get rid of gym memberships or Starbucks, but when is something not “frugal” still a good idea? To me, being frugal means using your money in a way that impacts your life. For some

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How to Budget For & Plan A Move (Timeline & Tips!)

Get a plan together for 1 year 6 months, 1 month out before you move- it doesn't have to be stressful!

This is a great post from contributor, Zina.  I’ve moved across the country 3 times and wish I’d had this guide to help me plan better!   A week ago, I moved 1,000 miles to Denver, Colorado, along with my husband, dog and a friend of ours. We decided to move to Denver more than

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Juliette’s Favorite Finance & Frugality Blogs

Juliette's Favorite Frugality Blogs to help you get out of debt and get inspired!

This week, Juliette is chiming in with her favorite frugality and finance blogs that helped her get inspired and whip her finances into shape!  If you have some articles we should read, we’d love to hear about them in the comments! After years of paying off student debt and wrapping my mind around the idea of

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Frugal Living: Giving Back Is Part Of My Budget

To change the world, we must think both big and small. We must never stop caring.  Take time to give back

Asking for help is difficult.  It really is.  As a finance blogger, I’ve advocated that we should always be prepared for financial hardships that come our way- to build an emergency fund and live frugally, below our means so incase a layoff, illness or life change happens, you’ll be ready. Well, sometimes, the financial hardship

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