budget Tag

What is the first thing anyone tells you when you talk about starting a life on your own, getting a new job, or pretty much anything involving a change in your financial situation? “Make sure you have a spending plan.” These are more than just words, whether...

There are two kinds of people: those who prepare ahead for the holidays, and those who wait until the last minute. Sometimes you can find a little in-between area, but not often. When you break it down, you will likely find that many in the...

For a lot of us, spring is the time to clean and consolidate. The sight of a newly-cleaned-out garage or attic provides instant gratification—especially if you can donate some of your rarely used things to those in need. Many of us forget, unfortunately, that our homes...

Life is good. Everything is going so well in life right now. You just moved up in the company you work for, you’ve got a great new place close to where you work. Maybe you’re hoping to get married, or perhaps there’s a new baby...