Daily Archives: April 10, 2016


How to Start the Path to Pay off Debt

I love creating a budget! I really do enjoy working with the numbers and getting creative in how to make money work for me and not against me.  Since college, I have had a wide array of different budgets depending on my situation.  From planning ahead just a few months to make it through a semester to planning for a whole year and beyond, I have used the same basic style.  I try to estimate what I will need over the course of a specific set of months for each budget category and put aside an amount each month based […]


How to Grocery Shop on a Budget

I remember when I used to think I did not need to grocery shop on a budget.  After college I would wander through the aisles and grab anything that appealed to me.  I probably bought enough food to last me a whole month EACH WEEK and a lot of food (not to mention money) went to waste.  The problem was that usually I had no idea what I wanted to eat for dinner that week and I would go shopping after work and be really hungry.  I am proud to say that I have gotten my grocery spending under control […]