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Why Everyone Needs Emergency Savings, Part II

It seems like right after I quit my job to turn my side-hustle into a full-time business… BAM! All types of emergency expenses come up and bite us in the ass. If we didn’t have a emergency savings we would have been grass. Remember when my car battery¬†took a crap? What luck! So, what happened this time? My husband Marc was being his little frugal mini me self and bought a needle and thread to

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I Paid Off a Loan and Got Another Bill, Why Emerge…

This post is going to be a little different. You may think I’ve got things totally under control since I’ve been able to start my own business. I mean I have a blog about making more money and saving more money. But, things happen. Let me know if this has happened to you. Every-thang is coming together. You’re up-to-date on your bills. You’ve made significant payments on debt. And you’re thinking – YAY me. Then

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How to Cut the Crap and Live a Frugal Lifestyle to…

There comes a time in everyone’s life when they hit a savings or debt repayment cross roads. You know you should be spending less. But the desire to buy things gets you every time. You think the only possible way to build savings is by making more money at a better job. So you search longingly through job boards for the perfect position and promise yourself that when you land the right job with the

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4 Genius Money Saving Ideas That Anyone Can Follow

I’m working on a strict budget for two reasons. I want to ensure that I’m saving enough money for future (imaginary) BIG purchases. Plus, I want to save enough money and crush enough debt to start my own business. Repaying a bunch of debt before quitting my job feels like the safest and most responsible move to make. In order to do this, my husband and I are pinching our coins, monitoring our credit score