How to Save Money on Christmas Decorations

It’s the most wonderful time of the year; the holidays (particularly Christmas). To me, the holidays officially begin the first day of September. My birthday is September 30, so the entire month is a holiday to me. Add to that the fact that college football begins at the beginning of the month (Go Gators!) and … Read moreHow to Save Money on Christmas Decorations

10 Great Ways to Save Money on Your Child’s Birthday Party

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We all already know that children’s birthday parties are the devil. But we still have to celebrate our kids, and who are we to tell them that they cannot have a party if that’s what they want? Allow me to take a moment right here to breathe a large sigh of relief that our daughter, … Read more10 Great Ways to Save Money on Your Child’s Birthday Party

How to Create a Realistic Budget Using a Credit Card

Most people make it a habit to hide their credit cards and try not to use them throughout the month. Wise people, however, use them for their everyday purchases on a regular basis. Those people, you’re thinking, are not wise; they’re in debt up to their eyeballs and they’re in such a state of financial … Read moreHow to Create a Realistic Budget Using a Credit Card

Sticking to the Budget While Still Living Your Life to the Fullest

Budgets are a great thing financially speaking, but they certainly make life seem a lot less fun. Turning down invitation after invitation, forgoing events, skipping fun outings and staying home eating the same boring meals night after night can really cramp your style and put you in a foul mood. Too bad, though; because you … Read moreSticking to the Budget While Still Living Your Life to the Fullest

The Most Common Wedding Expenses Many Couples Overlook Making the Budget

It’s wedding season, lovebirds! Are you saying your vows in the coming weeks, or planning your wedding for this time next year? Really, it doesn’t matter when you’re getting married or when you are planning for your wedding to occur; you still have a wedding budget – big or small. You have to find a … Read moreThe Most Common Wedding Expenses Many Couples Overlook Making the Budget