In our Parents Anonymous Group we parents often wondered aloud how our children would ever survive in the real world: Will they be able to manage money? Will they learn to cook and clean their house? Will they manage to hold down a job? Will they get along well with others? Will … [Read more...] about How Will This Kid Ever Make It In The Real World?
When you go off to college there are a ton of things you need to take with you, and your text books and class schedule are only the beginning. If you don't take a checklist, chances are you will forget some of the important stuff, and spend most of your first week running back … [Read more...] about Off-to-College Checklist Basics
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1. Make a budget.If you want to bail out your budget, and have some money so things are not so tight, the first thing you have to do is have a budget. Create a spending plan that accounts for the things you typically spend money on and limit your spending to an allotted amount. … [Read more...] about 10 Steps to Your Budget Bailout
Living within a strict budget and trying not to overspend can be difficult to do, especially with prices for everything increasing seemingly daily. However, there are many resources available to help you succeed in living within a budget. Let's look at where to find frugal … [Read more...] about Tips for Frugal Living: Where to Find Them and How to Live Them