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. Continue reading Why an Envelope Style Budgeting System Might Be a Lifesaver
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. Continue reading How Your Finances Are Affected By Where You Live
You’ve just purchased a new home – congratulations! Now you have a mortgage, and mortgage payments. Follow these steps to keep the mortgage and other bills balanced and budgeted. Continue reading A Guide to Managing Your Mortgage Payments
There are times when you find yourself stuck in a situation where you have to put an expense on your credit card, but these are items you should avoid using your credit card for. Continue reading Things You Shouldn’t Do with Credit Cards
Money doesn’t have to be the root of all evil or disrupt your relationship if you know how to manage it. Continue reading How to Keep Money From Disrupting Your Relationship
The older you get, the more expensive your toys and gadgets. If you’ve got some birthday money coming your way, we have a few wise tips on how to spend it. Continue reading Getting On In Years? Worthwhile Purchases To Make With That Birthday Money!
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. Continue reading Building a Family Budget That Actually Works For You
If you are looking to gain financial independence this year – we’ve got three great tips to help you greet 2019 from a place of financial independence and security in this post. Continue reading Single Moms: You Can Achieve Financial Independence in 2018!