Budgeting

A budget gives you a plan for your money – instead of trying to figure out where it was all spent. Find out more about creating a budget and managing your money.

February Budget Setup

February Budget Setup

Budgeting and managing finances can get pretty overwhelming. To keep everything organized, I use an Erin Condren Deluxe Monthly planner to keep up with all of my relevant financial information. With this planner, I track things like my debt payments,...

January 2020 Mid-Month Budget Update

January 2020 Mid-Month Budget Update

Budgeting and managing finances can get pretty overwhelming. To keep everything organized, I use an Erin Condren Deluxe Monthly planner to keep up with all of my relevant financial information. With this planner, I track things like my debt payments, when bills are...

January 2020 Budget Planner Setup

January 2020 Budget Planner Setup

Budgeting and managing finances can get pretty overwhelming. To keep everything organized, I use an Erin Condren Deluxe Monthly planner to keep up with all of my relevant financial information. With this planner, I track things like my debt payments, when bills are...

The Budgeting Method that Changed my Life

The Budgeting Method that Changed my Life

Writing and sticking to a budget can be the hardest part of managing your money. I tried method after method before I finally came across the method that helped me stick to my plan and start hitting my goals. Let’s talk about the budgeting method that changed my life!

Money in Relationships: Budgeting for Unmarried Couples

Money in Relationships: Budgeting for Unmarried Couples

Since I talk about money and share my budget updates over on my YouTube channel, I tend to get a lot of questions about my current financial situation. Specifically, I get questions about how I budget with my boyfriend since we aren’t married. Money can be one of the main topics couples fight about, so getting on the same financial page is important. Let’s talk about how to approach budgeting for unmarried couples.

November 2019 Budget Update

November 2019 Budget Update

Time to do my mid-month budget planner updates for November 2019! I got paid on the 15th, so we're walking through how I track expenses and paying bills. Budgeting and managing finances can get pretty overwhelming. To keep everything organized, I use an Erin...

7 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

7 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Grocery shopping is one of my least favorite things to do. It is also one of the budget categories where I’m most likely to go over budget. Since food is something we all have to buy regularly, I thought I’d share my tips to help you save money on groceries!

Learn How to Stop Using Credit Cards – For Good!

Learn How to Stop Using Credit Cards – For Good!

If you have any amount of credit card debt you know how hard it can be to break the plastic swiping habit. Credit cards are just a way of life for many people and credit card debt isn’t always seen as a big deal. If you’re struggling with credit card debt, I have some ideas to help you learn how to stop using credit cards for good!

November 2019 Budget Planner Setup

November 2019 Budget Planner Setup

Budgeting and managing finances can get pretty overwhelming. To keep everything organized, I use an Erin Condren Deluxe Monthly planner to keep up with all of my relevant financial information. With this planner, I track things like my debt payments, when bills are...

How to Use the Cash Envelope System

How to Use the Cash Envelope System

If you struggle to stick to your budget and are constantly overspending in the same categories, the cash envelope system may be a good solution to keep you on track. This system forces you to track your spending and be more accountable to your budget. Let’s talk about how to use the cash envelope system!