My Plans for the Rest of 2017

This is actually not the post that I had intended to write and publish today. I...


7 Fun Ways to Save Money

Saving money isn’t always easy. It takes rigid discipline and responsibility,...


Romantic Date Night Ideas for When You’re on a Budget

Romance doesn’t need to be big bouquets of flowers, fancy restaurant dinners,...


Why You Must Have an Emergency Fund

Alanis Morissette famously sang, “Life has a funny way of sneaking up on you...


My Q2 2017 Quarterly Progress Report

Another 3 months have passed and we are now halfway through 2017. Time again to...


5 Tips to Stop Your Wasteful Spending Habits

If it seems like your paycheck goes up in smoke moments after you get it, you...


Having Trouble Coming up With a Budget? Try the 50-30-20 Rule

On a previous post, I shared some tips on how to create a budget. After...


We May Soon Be a Single-Income Family

Before my wife and I got married, we used to talk about what we wanted in our...


Is Stockpiling Money Smart Saving or Wasteful?

According to a recent article by MarketWatch, half of all Americans are living...


How to Treat Yourself and the Family Without Going Completely Broke

For most families in these trying times, tightening up the budget is a must. We...