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Digit Review: A Simple Way to Automate Your Savings

Do you want to start saving more money today? Ok, silly question alert. We all want to save more money. Well, I’m itching to tell you about the Digit app peeps because it’s a tool that even big spenders can use to save a lil’ more. The best part is that saving with this app takes no effort. Digit links to your checking account. Then it works it’s magic to find money in your account that

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How to Repay Massive Amounts of Debt With a Zero S…

A few years ago, I was successful at budgeting for the first time, and it helped me pay off my student loan. I had tried budgeting before with things like Mint.com but was never able to stick to the process. So, I created my own budget method with pen and paper that helped me control my money instead of having it control me. The budget I ended up creating was a unique take on the zero-sum

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How to Stay Healthy and Fit on a Budget

(Hey, hey friends. I’m on a constant quest to get my body back together. After getting married in 2013 and starting a business I fellll wayyyy off the fitness and healthy eating train. So of course I packed on the pounds. Sometimes life happens and we forget to take care of ourselves. No bueno. This week, I partnered up with Ayana Frierson a fitness guru for a guest post. Her blog is coming soon and

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5 Budgeting Essentials for Families Committed to S…

[Hey friend! This is a post about saving from guest contributor Derek Fisher. Enjoy!] Carefree spending is the stuff of dreams. For most anyway, the prospect of spending without consequences is unrealistic. Too often, spending occurs despite financial limitations, and the consequences haunt debtors for years. Fortunately, those who’ve learned the hard way furnish a blueprint for others, who haven’t yet fallen into financial distress. If excess spending is the recipe for disaster, prudent budgeting

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How to Transfer Your Credit Card Balance to Avoid …

This post is the second part of a two part series. If you miss the first part, read more about the pros and cons of a balance transfer and what it is here. Then come back to this post to find out step-by-step how to do the transfer.) We decided to go ahead and move forward with the balance transfer and I’m glad we did… it was RIDICULOUSLY easy. We’re looking forward to 0% interest

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What’s a Credit Card Balance Transfer?

If you have a credit card with high interest or a credit card with unfavorable terms overall, a credit card balance transfer may be the answer. If you don’t know what a balance transfer is — no worries. Seriously. I didn’t know the ins and outs of a balance transfer until the beginning of this year. A balance transfer is when you take a balance you have on a high-interest card and move it to