Families operate on one, or two, incomes. The best way to manage your household finances is to have a budget.
We all dream of exotic vacations and holidays abroad. It is possible to turn those dreams into reality with some financial planning. This article shows you how to make that dream holiday a reality! [read more]
Having trouble with your budget? The envelope style budgeting system might be a lifesaver for you. It worked well for my grandparents and parents and is a favorite method of ours here at Life in a House. [read more]
Where you live will affect your finances. You’ll either be able to save for a rainy day or you will be surviving paycheck to paycheck. Here’s how to do your homework first to see how your finances will be affected at that new address you are looking at. [read more]
Do you have a budget that as a family you all stick to? If you have older children, including them in some of the budgeting can help them understand how hard money is to come by and will help them to appreciate you, and money, more. [read more]
For many young people, college is a perfect time to become responsible and independent from their parents. That’s precisely what I’ve had on my mind when my freshman year just started. From the very beginning, [read more]
Memorial Day weekend is right around the corner and all the children in our neighborhood are just buzzing with excitement. The Memorial Day weekend is also the opening of pool season in our area, and [read more]
Raising a family is the hardest but most rewarding job you can do. It can; however, take a toll on parents and caretakers. With all the different schedules and obligations each member of the family [read more]