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3 Reasons Why I Stopped Extreme Couponing

3 Reasons Why I Stopped Extreme Couponing

June 19, 2017

A few years ago, right before I started this blog, I was pretty deep into extreme couponing. A friend had introduced me to the show on TLC and I was shocked at how much money people were saving by using coupons. So, I decided to try my hand at extreme couponing to save money too. Why … Continued

May 2017 Budget and Debt Results

June 6, 2017

This past month went by in a blur. I spent the first few days on vacation and the next few days catching up after getting home from vacation. After that, I had to get ready for my annual (ugh!) garage sale. This year was not nearly as lucrative as past years, so I’m not sure … Continued

April 2017 Budget and Debt Results

May 15, 2017

Another day, another dollar. Another month, another debt report. #amiright? I am sooo close now to paying off my final credit card debt. After that, I only have 4 debt balances left to pay off: Loan from my parents Student Loan Car Loan Mortgage That’s the order I plan to tackle them in too. 🙂 … Continued

Paying off debt sucks! It's hard. But, there are a few things you can do to make it a little bit easier and help you pay off debt faster.

5 Things You Can Do to Pay Off Debt Faster

April 10, 2017

This blog post is part of the Pay Down My Debt (PDMD) blog tour, sponsored by US Equity Advantage. PDMD is a solution that accelerates debt payoff and helps consumers monitor their credit and make smarter purchasing decisions. If you’re looking to pay off debt find out how they can help. I’m going to honest … Continued

March 2017 Budget and Debt Results

April 4, 2017

A thought crossed my mind as I was writing this post. Will I ever be done sharing my monthly progress when it comes to saving and paying off debt? Sometimes I think I might stop sharing these posts once I’ve paid off everything except my mortgage. But, then I wonder how I can keep my … Continued

What do you do if you are a natural saver and your partner is a spender? Not agreeing on money can hurt a relationship, but it doesn't have to be that way!

What to Do When You’re A Saver & Your Partner Is A Spender

March 20, 2017

While that doesn’t mean you’ll be heading to divorce court soon, it’s never advisable to have added stress if you don’t need it. So what do you do if you are a natural saver and your partner is a spender? These tips should help! Openly Discuss Your Finances First things first, talk about your finances! … Continued

February 2017 Budget and Debt Results

March 7, 2017

Besides sharing my online income reports with you, these are my favorite posts to write each month. I’ve been especially excited lately as I’m getting sooo close to being free from my credit card debt. Once that’s done, I know the ball will be rolling quickly as I pay off my remaining debts (other than … Continued

3 Simple Ways to Overcome Broke

February 21, 2017

Over the past few months, Facebook has become more frustrating than ever for me. Unfortunately, I spend A LOT of time on social media. The thing that’s been getting to me lately is the negativity I see my friends posting about, especially when it comes to money. These people seem to think it’s everyone else’s … Continued

January 2017 Budget and Debt Results

February 6, 2017

The beginning of a new month means it’s time to take a look back at my spending and debt payoff from last month. It already seems like 2017 is going by quickly. We’re into February already and I’m not sure how it happened. I feel like my schedule has been overbooked with work, household chores, family … Continued

Money Fail: I Forgot to Cancel an Automatic Subscription

January 16, 2017

A few days ago, I logged into my online banking to check my balance. I login every day to account for my transactions and categorize them so my budget reports aren’t such a bear to put together at the end of every month. Most of the time there aren’t any surprises in my account. I … Continued

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