End of the Month

End of the Month

Budgeting, Earning Money, Saving Money
32/365 I don't know about you, but there are a few convergences that occur in my life regularly. One of these phenomena is quickly approaching: the end of the month. It seems like there is so much to do, to wrap up before the next month begins, that I feel like I need a checklist to consult. Swagbucks Fuel Rewards…
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Money In, Money Out

Money In, Money Out

Budgeting
23/365 So now that you've begun to look at your finances, we're going to look at something very basic to any budget plan: Money In, Money Out. And we're going to go old school on this one. So get out a notebook or pad of paper and settle in with a cup of your favorite drink, this might take awhile.…
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Start an Emergency Fund

Start an Emergency Fund

Budgeting, Earning Money
19/365 Even if you're just in the beginning stages of putting your family on a budget, one of the first things you need to do is start an emergency fund. This is money that you've set aside to use for emergencies. That way, when something comes up (like you need a new a/c unit or your car breaks down) you…
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Get Your Family on a Budget

Get Your Family on a Budget

Budgeting, Feature Articles
Day 1/365 The first thing you need to do when dealing with any kind of financial goal is to look at your finances. Seems simple, right? Well, I imagine there are a lot of people out there who don't really know where their money is going at any given moment. They simply spend until the bank account is empty, or…
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