Tag "budget planning"

Back to homepage

How to Create a Realistic Single Income Family Budget

If your family is on a single budget, then you know the challenges that you face.

Weekly Sunday Tips

Weekly Tip Mar 27: What About Your Credit Card

Tweet With credit being the tightest anyone has seen in years, your chances of securing new credit has been greatly reduced unless you agree to unfavorable financing terms including a

Weekly Sunday Tips

Weekly Tip Mar 13: Checking Your Credit Often

Tweet What You Should Do? CHECK YOUR CREDIT OFTEN — before any application is approved, it is run against your credit report. Having credit monitoring or other credit detection services

Weekly Sunday Tips

Weekly Tip Mar 06: Money Savings Tips

Tweet What You Should Do? Think Before You Buy — Impulse purchases have been the bane for many consumers over the past several decades, but tighter credit restrictions have only


The Most Commonly Overlooked Items When Developing a Budget

There are two great reasons for keeping a budget —

Debt Management

Tips for Setting Personal Financial Goals to Keep you out of Debt

Setting financial goals to stay out of debt requires short-term and long-term planning. Every expense and liability must be paid when due with current income, or people are forced to borrow money to pay their debts.

Money Management

Budgeting Tips: How to Know When to Spend and When to Save

Many people aren’t sure when to spend their money and when to save it because they haven’t taken time to develop a long-range financial plan. When you have a budget, it becomes easier to save, as well as spend, without feeling guilty or obligated.


Budget Cuts: How to Make a More Frugal Home

A job loss or a cut in hours at work can lead to a need to cut back on expenses to meet a home budget. While most people will need a negative experience to cut back, there are some who will do so voluntarily to save up for retirement, or an emergency fund.