Sinking Funds List

What You Need To Include In Your Sinking Funds List

The idea of saving money is somewhat paradoxical in both thought and practice. Like many things, making an effort to save money is easier said than done. However, there are a ton of guides available that will tell you it really IS that easy to set money aside, especially by

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Money Saving Challenges

10 Money Saving Challenges to Help You Quickly Save Money

Saving money is hard.  Yet it’s so important to have cash stocked away for emergencies, vacations, school, holidays, and retirement.  A fun and effective way to start saving more and make it a habit is by starting a money saving challenge.   What is a Money Saving Challenge? Simply put, a

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Dirt Cheap Meals - Grilled Cheese

29 Dirt Cheap Meals For Families on a Budget

One of our biggest budget expenditures is on food.  In fact, it’s the third-largest expense for the average household, only preceded by housing and transportation.  Most families spend an average of $681 per month on food, which equates to $8,169 per year.  On average, that’s about 10% of your money

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All Cash Diet

The All Cash Diet: 3 Easy Steps To Reduce Your Spending

How much did you spend on groceries in the past week?  Or how about at restaurants?  If you can’t answer that question, I’d guess that you typically pay for purchases using a debit or credit card.  Credit cards make spending money on the things we want and need extremely convenient. 

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How Much Should You Have Saved By Age?

Have you ever been in a situation where you thought you were doing well just to find that you were behind the curve? Maybe in school, you received a B or a C on a test, then find the class average was an A. Or at work you thought you

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Money Saving Tips To Implement Today

The best way to begin saving or save more is to start a savings plan. A savings plan is a self setup guide that is meant to improve your financial life. Starting a savings plan can be difficult and frustrating if you’re currently spending more than you earn. Don’t let

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