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Make Your Budget Work for You

While a Financial Snapshot is a useful resource for see the big picture, the Budget gets down to the nitty-gritty of your financial health in a proactive, usable way. From tracking and listing your expenses, you get a good idea … Continue reading

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Budget Saver: The Meal Plan

Grocery prices continue to rise, making the family dinner a larger financial drain on the family budget. In addition, the busier our lives get, the more we are likely to resort to takeout and pre-packaged meals to quickly satisfy our … Continue reading

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Find Your Financial Snapshot

Do you really know where you stand financially? If you don’t, you may waste time floundering along, unaware that you are spending beyond your means. Or perhaps you are in better shape than you think, but need to reevaluate your … Continue reading

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Entertaining without Busting Your Budget

No matter how diligent we usually are about sticking to our budget, there are certain areas where we simply freefall into the spending abyss. I find these areas are usually ones that involve trying to please others — whether it … Continue reading

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High-Value Kraft Foods Coupons: Spin to Win!

High-Value Kraft Foods Coupons When it comes to saving money on groceries, it pays to know where to find high-value coupons.  Here’s one such place:  There is a cool new Kraft Foods Page that not only features the latest Kraft … Continue reading

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Amazon FREE Android App of the Day: Money (Finance and Budget App)

Monday’s  Free Android App of the Day “Money” is designed to help you keep track of your cash flow, income, expenses, and budget, helping you to keep better track of your finances. This app is a $1.99 value.  Download it … Continue reading

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Organize Your Gift Giving with a Spreadsheet

The holidays are approaching… will you be ready?  This year, consider creating a gift spreadsheet with every gift, occasion and recipient listed – everyone from grandmas to babysitters and coaches. Start with your holiday budget, then work backwards to allocate … Continue reading

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