The cost of food is going nowhere but up, and controlling the grocery portion of the budget is more important than ever. Here are 10 tips and ideas to get you started on the hard task of fighting rising food prices.
Managing the family finances can be a headache for anyone, but what do you do when there isn’t a clear picture of how much income to expect? Many occupations leave you with variable income, which can lead to insufficient funds and tapping into credit lines if you aren’t prepared. Although it can seem daunting to […]
Did you know that stores are carefully designed to lure you into making impulse buys? It is no coincidence that items are placed in your path, in cheery displays, to encourage you to buy products you don’t need. These range from special sales to seasonal decor. While the items may be inexpensive, those little splurges […]
With food prices on the rise everywhere, we could all use some help with slashing that part of our budget. Here are 10 easy ways to do so.
How much debt would you be comfortable taking on to get the home you want? Often we are led to believe we ‘deserve’ a beautiful home, new car, or fancy clothes by all the media images around us. When we don’t have what others do, we can be left feeling deprived and resentful. We may […]
Finally I gave a meal planning a go and I love it. Here is how I did it!