Tagged: budget

Do You Talk About Finances?

Do You Talk About Finances?

Talking about money, even with your spouse can be difficult. Unless you have plenty of extra it’s not exactly a fun talk. But sometimes it’s certainly necessary. My husband and I aren’t as good about this as we should be. Because of my business I do keep separate accounts,...

Is Being a Stay at Home Mom Reasonable in This Economy for Your Family?

Is Being a Stay at Home Mom Reasonable in This Economy for Your Family?

Many families are deeply worried about the current economy. It’s riskier than usual to rely on a single income. Is it still smart to be a stay at home mom if you aren’t certain that your husband’s job will last? This is a deeply personal decision, and there are...

25 More Ways to Save Money

25 More Ways to Save Money

While the immediate thought is to try to cut back your grocery bills as higher gas prices and grocery prices make your budget tighter, these are often not the most effective. Today I’d like to review some of the other areas that might help you to cut back successfully....

20 Ways to Cope with Increasing Grocery Prices

20 Ways to Cope with Increasing Grocery Prices

I’m noticing a lot of people with concerns about current grocery prices. They’re going up fast in most places. That’s hard on just about any family’s budget. Time to work even harder on saving money at the grocery store! That’s not easy to do if you’ve been cutting back...