Face it. Setting up a budget and paying attention to what you’re spending can be difficult. It’s time-consuming, places restrictions on you, and is something that always seems to be on tomorrow’s to-do list. It doesn’t need to be that way though. When a budget is done right, having control of your money is quite empowering and can assist you with reaching your financial goals. You might even take out a small personal loan to consolidate some debt and pay it off easier. A budget can even … [Read more...] about Creating a Budget That Works for You
Money management is one of those things that pretty much no one is completely “comfortable” with. Even if you feel like you’re on top of things, it is all but inevitable that you will sometimes spend more in a particular budget category then you should have, that you will have less money coming in than you thought you would on a given month, or that you will have forgotten about a large annual expense – at least from time to time. Nonetheless, when it comes to securing your well-being, and that … [Read more...] about Why an Envelope Style Budgeting System Might Be a Lifesaver
It’s a tragic and well-worn stereotype that money issues break up couples and sour relationships left, right and centre. It’s difficult to think of many other practical elements of your life with your partner that are as likely to result in as much emotional turmoil and upheaval as financial issues, if they’re not properly addressed and handled. But while money issues can be a major source of strain, uncertainty, and bad blood in your relationship, they don’t have to be — as long as you’re … [Read more...] about How to Keep Money From Disrupting Your Relationship
Family life is seriously expensive, or it can be. Today, more and more families are struggling to make ends meet, and are struggling to deal with some serious money worries. But, does it have to be this way? Does family life have to break the bank - of course it doesn’t. What causes money problems isn’t a lack of funds, it’s a lack of money management. Want to know how to prevent family life from causing problems? Keep reading - everything that you need to know is about to be revealed. Take … [Read more...] about The Golden Question: Does Family Life Have To Break The Bank?