May’s here already and we’re nearly halfway through 2015! #craziness This means it’s time for my May 2015 budget plan!
Category: Money & Finances
One of my blogger friends, Shannon at The Heavy Purse, decided to host a Financial Literacy Carnival event today. I was super honored that she asked me to participate as there are some pretty big bloggers on the list. So thanks Shannon! 🙂 Anyhow, today I want to talk with you about how and why … Continued
The other day I was reading some back posts on one of my new favorite blogs to get some background information, Budget Bloggess. (Note: I almost always read my favorite blogs from beginning to current so I know the whole story. I guess I’m a nerd like that…) 🙂 Anyhow, I came across a post … Continued
Welcome to Financially Savvy Saturdays, the savviest personal finance blog hop on the planet, created specifically for personal finance writers! We welcome all things money here. Whether you’ve written anything from money savings DIYs to reviews of the best free colleges in America, you’re invited to link-up. If it ties into personal finance, we want … Continued
April 15th is here already. Where has the first quarter of 2015 gone?! Today may not seem like a monumental day to you, but some are rejoicing or dreading today as it’s the day that income tax returns are due (unless you got an extension, but that’s another story!) I got my taxes done by … Continued
If you thought last month’s budget looked crazy, this one is going to be even worse. 🙁 It’s not that I did horrible with spending (ok, I did in some areas), but I had some carryover money from my 2014 year-end bonus, plus I ended up with some extra money from taxes too (more on … Continued
Sorry for the silence mid-week this week readers. It has been a heck of a week. Between a special event taking place at my full-time job, hustling on several extra freelance projects (beyond the norm), trying to get things finished up for month-end, and struggling with some horrible allergies, I just got a bit behind. … Continued
Do you remember just a few short weeks ago when I was stoked to announce that I’d paid off another credit card? Well, it’s happened again!! In February I told you all that my next debt focus was CC#8, which had about $1,350 to go. I decided that debt was my focus because I wanted … Continued
February was an interesting month for sure. My total spending report looks a lot different from my planned budget did at the beginning of the month. I received a big year-end bonus from my FT employer and some of the spending in my report below is from that money. I still have a good-sized chunk … Continued
Welcome to Financially Savvy Saturdays, the savviest personal finance blog hop on the planet, created specifically for personal finance writers! We welcome all things money here. Whether you’ve written anything from great investment advice to how insurance works, you’re invited to link-up. If it ties into personal finance, we want to read it!