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8 Reasons you are Always Over Budget… and the Solutions

8 Reasons you are Always Over Budget… and the Solutions

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here Every family situation is different… but MOST of us normal human beings, go over budget every once in a while.  That is typically OK.  BUT… if you tend to be ALWAYS over budget, read below for some reasons why, and their solutions. Problem: One of the biggest problems you are always over budget is you are forgetting to budget in one-time expenses such as Holidays, Birthdays, Annual Life Insurance, Annual Memberships, ect. Solution: Figure out how…

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How to Make EASY Money FAST

How to Make EASY Money FAST

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here I BLEW my budget… I have gone WAY over… but still have 1 week left until pay day… what CAN I do to get easy money so I don’t over on my budget? First things first… “Spending Freeze”  STOP ALL your spending for that week… or until pay day, or until your budget “resets”.  STOP spending on practically everything! Check you Mindset… when you “feel” like something might be an emergency……

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10 Ways to use your Tax Refund to Get Ahead Financially

10 Ways to use your Tax Refund to Get Ahead Financially

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here What should we do with our tax refund?  This is such a great question to ask!  There are many ways to use your tax refund to help you get ahead financially. Problem We are getting about $4000 with my tax refund?  What should we do?  Bart wants to use it for home improvements.  But Sally, is a part time teacher and won’t be getting any pay checks in the summer……

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7 Tips to STOP Recreational Shopping

7 Tips to STOP Recreational Shopping

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here Need to stop recreational shopping?  AKA Boredom Shopping?  Here are some great tips! Tips to Stop Recreational Shopping Decide you want to stop-  If you don’t decide on it… you’ll never be fully committed to stopping. Delete your phone apps that allow you to- Amazon, target, ect. They make it so easy for you to buy stuff!  Imagine… just sitting there bored for 3 more min before your dinner is finished, or at the doctors office.. what do you…

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Favorite Money Management App

Favorite Money Management App

This post may contain affiliate links.  Read my affiliate link disclosure here I love money management!  My FAVORITE money management app is moneytrackin.  I’ve been using it for over 3 years! A few things I like about it: 1. I like the fact that it doesn’t link up to my bank accounts. I know some of you may not like this idea, but I LOVE it!  I have more ability to move my money around and split up my shopping trips…

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