Category: Budgeting

The Ultimate Budget Breakdown: How to Create a Budget You Can Stick To

Whether you want to save money, cut costs, stretch your income, tackle debt, or just get to know your finances, budgeting should always be the first step. Whether you suck with money and budgets or you just want to take the next step in your financial journey but don’t know where to start, after you have made the decision to create a better financial situation for yourself, the next step should be learning how to budget. Many people think that budgeting is as easy as slapping a few numbers down on a piece of paper and calling it good....

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15 Reasons Why Your Budget is Failing

Is your budget failing and you’re stuck wondering what you’re doing wrong? Do you know some of the common reasons why your budget is failing?  I know that feeling of frustration when you’ve worked hard to create a budget and are trying your best to stick to it, but despite all your efforts you still seem to blow way over budget. What is the reason for this? Why can’t it be as easy as creating a budget and sticking to it?  With countless budgeting myths out there, it’s time to discover the real reasons why your budget is failing...

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10 Expenses to Include In a Monthly Budget

Have you ever sat down to really think about your monthly budget and what it should look like? Many people don’t make budgets, and some of the ones that do often forget to add certain expenses to their monthly budget. Here we’ll look at 10 different expenses to include in a monthly budget. Many people go through their lives without spending one minute thinking about a budget, until they are stuck deep in debt and don’t know how they got there. Creating a budget that you will stick to is such an important part of financial freedom, it’s surprising how...

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5 Ways to Stick to Your Budget When it Feels Impossible

This post is sponsored by YNAB. Teaching you how to budget and how to stick to your budget.  Do you struggle with budgeting? Here are 5 easy ways how to stick to your budget even when budgeting feels impossible. There are budget gurus in the world, and then there are people who are not. Some people can make a budget and stick to it without spending one penny too much every. single. month. and then there are people who have tried budgeting but failed miserably, who have no idea where to start with budgeting, and people who run in the...

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How to Eat Healthy on a Budget

Guest post from Steph of Do you struggle to find ways that you eat healthy on a budget? Do you want to eat healthily but can’t afford it? Here are several ideas to help you eat healthy on a budget. Eating healthy on a budget can be a challenge, even at the best of times. Food can be expensive, finding the time to meal plan and prep food can cause unneeded stress. There’s so much information out there on what to do and how to do it, there are schools of thought on how to eat healthy that completely...

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