Budgeting

  • How To Budget A Variable Income: 3 Steps

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    Do you have a hard time making a budget because your income is irregular? I know how you feel because I faced this same challenge when I started budgeting. I am self-employed; therefore, it was very difficult for me to make a budget because my income varies every month. In this article, I discuss how […]

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  • How To Choose The Best Prepaid Debit Card

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    Are you considering using a prepaid debit card to help you control your spending? Prepaid debit cards can be a good alternative to someone who wants to have more control of their spending, but doesn’t want to carry cash around. Find out how to choose the best prepaid debit card for you. How Do Prepaid […]

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  • How I Saved $300,000 In 4 Years

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    I get asked a lot how I was able to save $300,000 in 4 years, and how someone else can too. You shouldn’t dismiss this article and immediately assume you can’t do it because you don’t have a high paying salary like a lawyer.  Let me tell you a little bit about my story so […]

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  • How To Build An Emergency Fund

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    Do you have an emergency fund? If not, saving for an emergency should be your first financial priority. Your emergency fund can help you stop adding to your debt whenever you have a financial hardship or help cover the things you don’t budget for. Find out how much you should have in your emergency fund […]

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  • 3 Easy Ways To Track Your Spending

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    The most important part of a budget is tracking your monthly spending.  However, sometimes the hardest part of budgeting (or sticking to their budget) is financial tracking. I totally get it! I hate tracking my spending too. Find out 3 ways to make tracking spending much easier. Set Up Your Budget Before we get into […]

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  • How To Track Your Monthly Spending

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    Did you know, according to Business Insider, only 39% of U.S. adults keep track of their money? If you’re not paying attention to your spending, it will be much harder to achieve your financial goals. Find out some easy ways to track your monthly spending. How To Track Your Monthly Spending Once you make a […]

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  • 9 Must-Have Budget Categories (and Percentages)

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    Are you wondering “what categories should I include in my budget?” Or “what percentages should my budget be?” Find out the different must-have budget categories and percentages you should be spending for each. Budget Categories You Should Have In Your Budget: Housing: This accounts for your rent or mortgage, property taxes, home insurance, common charges, […]

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