Do you ever find yourself wondering what to do this weekend that won’t break the budget? Weekends can easily get sucked into doing chores or feeling the need to spend a good bit of money in order to have fun. This can be a big problem for us too. It can be hard to remember [...]
When you make a budget you set family goals. Whether it’s getting out of debt, paying off your home early, retiring wealthy, quitting your 9-5, your goals are WHY you budget. No one budgets for fun. Well maybe some people do, but I’m not one of them. I budget because I want to get somewhere with my family.
We found that there were daily habits that anyone could implement to make money simple. It became obvious to me, that we are not the only ones looking to save money and do more with our income, even small ones. Initially, it was easy for me to blame our income as the problem. But when we started looking for ways to save money, we found that creativity with the income we already had was a huge part of the answer. I realized that we could make all the money in the world but if we weren’t in control, it wouldn’t make a difference.