You read a lot about managing debt these days as if somehow it’s a complicated business but that there are various strategies you can adopt to manage your money better. For most people whose debts aren’t beyond the point of no return, it all boils down to managing your money better. You can manage your money better with a few simple tips. But how do you actually do this – and where’s the best place to start? Manage Your Money By Taking Control The first step to take in taking control of your finances is to look at where your money goes and … [Read more...] about Manage Your Money Better
Are you looking for ways to save money in your family's monthly budget? You may be surprised to realize just how you may be wasting money around the house with everyday items that you haven't even considered.
If you just look around your home, I'm sure that you can find several ways that you can save money instead of wasting money around the house.
Five Ways You Are Wasting Money Around The House
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Here is the next installment in our the Reader’s Questions Series which highlight questions emailed to me by you, the readers of Money Q&A. Be sure to find out at the end of this article how you can receive a free copy of Dave Ramsey’s book, The Total Money Makeover if your money question is chosen to be featured on a future week’s blog post. If you're not familiar with Dave Ramsey's book, you should run right out and get it. It is one of my top ten best personal finance books that everyone should read. Now....on to our reader's … [Read more...] about Reader’s Question: Handling Finances In Marriage With A Reluctant Spouse
When it comes to financial dealings, it is rather difficult to maintain extreme levels of honesty. Honesty plays a significant role in efficiently handling personal finances. This is true with women and money. A healthy and productive relationship, whether professional or personal, can only be maintained as long as there is truth and honesty in all dealings. If not timely dealt with, your financial dealings may cause severe credit problems. The views and actions of men greatly differ from those of women and money. The … [Read more...] about Top 8 Reasons Women Are More Honest Than Men With Money
In the final weeks of the year, we are looking forward to a new year. With a new year comes resolutions that millions of people make to change. Some New Year's resolutions are often forgotten mere weeks into the next year, while others are year long goals and finally accomplishments come December. Resolutions save you money if you keep them which is of course the hardest part of making them. But, it doesn't have to be impossible. There are many common goals that people make, but these New Year's Resolutions can save you money in the New … [Read more...] about New Year’s Resolutions That Will Save You A Ton Of Money
December not only represents the holiday season, but it also signifies the end of the year. We have just a few more weeks left of 2012, and 2013 will quickly be upon us. Rather than waiting until January to get our resolutions together, this is the perfect time to start preparing your finances for 2013. Now is the time to start preparing for a great 2013. Here are some things you can do to get started: Gather your receipts: This is a good time to start gathering all of your important receipts from the things you purchased or donated this … [Read more...] about How To Prepare For A Great 2013 Financially