Whether you’re chasing debt freedom, financial freedom, or just looking to start your first budget… you’re going to need long lasting motivation and discipline to stay the course. Money quotes have always been a great source of motivation for me as we navigated our debt free journey, and now I still find myself reading quotes […]
The personal finance community rarely discusses the disadvantages of budgeting. Most likely, a conversation around budgeting will only include an emphatic rundown of the benefits. A budgeting conversation will be filled with phrases like “it can change your life” or ” you’re not taking your finances seriously if you’re not budgeting.” What will be left […]
If you’re new to the world of personal finance, you may not know the benefits of budgeting. Budgeting is one of the most important financial tools available to you. The benefits of budgeting are vast. Although, if you bring up budgeting to most people, they will roll their eyes and sign in disgust. Unfortunately, budgeting […]
The 50/30/20 budget plan is incredibly common. You can’t search budget on Pinterest and not stumble upon a handful of pins touting its effectiveness. If you blindly followed the masses you’d be swooned by the ease the 50/30/20 budget plan touts. Does the fact it’s easy to use make it perfect?
Who wants to talk about budgeting for beginners?! (crowd boos) Yea, yea… I know. Budgeting gets a bad rap. It didn’t do anything wrong… people just tend to associate budgeting with a life of misery and deprivation.
Don’t forget to PIN this! Budgeting… The Wrong Way Recently I found some of my old budgeting tools and excel sheets. For years I had assumed I was good with money and that by writing a few bills down on paper I was budgeting…