*This post contains affiliate links. That means we might be compensated if you purchase producs/services through links in this post. Check out our Terms of Service for more info. With the new school year coming up, it’s time for parents of school-aged children to start thinking about buying back to school supplies. And if you’re anything like me, you’d probably … Read More
Recently I found myself struggling to figure out how to be a stay at home mom. My maternity leave was ending, and I wanted to be my son’s full-time care giver, but after going over all our income and expenses, I was devastated! It seemed like there was no way around it—I could NOT afford to stay at home with … Read More
Did you know that only about ⅓ of couples talk about money before getting married or moving in together? Before I married my seriously awesome husband, I was determined NOT to be one of those couples, so I asked him a bunch of questions about finances. I thought we’d talked about all the important money issues. We both had pretty … Read More
Getting organized (and staying organized) is some of the best budgeting advice you can follow. Did you know it’s actually proven that organization can help you control your spending impulses? And, that being disorganized actually has a negative effect on your brainpower (and spending impulse control).