Monthly Archives: September 2016

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Fun and Frugal Family Outings

The time we spend with our families is priceless. But most popular family activities are quite expensive. Even a simple night at the movies can put a serious dent in the budget by the time you buy tickets, popcorn and drinks for everyone. Fortunately, there are cheaper alternatives to expensive family outings. They provide the [...]

By | September 13th, 2016|Frugal Living|Comments Off on Fun and Frugal Family Outings

Debt Management Help

Debt has a way of creeping up on us if we let it. It's important to keep our debt at reasonable and manageable levels, or we could end up incurring insane interest charges and scraping to make our payments. Even for those who manage debt well, unexpected life changes can result in difficulty making ends [...]

By | September 10th, 2016|Debt Management|Comments Off on Debt Management Help

Credit Repair Tips

In some cases, bad credit is a result of irresponsible money management. But it often occurs because of unexpected financial hardship. One day you might have all of your bills current, and the next you could become disabled or lose your job. And if you fall behind on your debts, it will wreak havoc on [...]

By | September 7th, 2016|Credit Repair|Comments Off on Credit Repair Tips

How to Create a Family Budget

For singles, creating a budget is relatively easy. They tend to have a good handle on how much money they have coming in, and when tracking expenses, they only have their own to think about. But creating a family budget is a whole new ball game. Most families have multiple sources of income. And when [...]

By | September 4th, 2016|Budgeting|Comments Off on How to Create a Family Budget

Every Little Bit of Savings Adds Up

Living on a budget is the key to financial freedom, but getting started can be frustrating. When we look at our expenses and see all of those bills we're paying every month, it's easy to throw our hands up in disgust. But what about all those little expenses we incur? You might be surprised to [...]

By | September 1st, 2016|Savings|Comments Off on Every Little Bit of Savings Adds Up