What is the Envelope Budget?

Previously, we have talked about the different types of budgeting methods that are available. In this post, we’ll go a little deeper into the envelope method and whether

Mid-Year Budget Check

As we approach the mid-point of the year, now is a great time to make sure you are on track with your budget. Here is what you should look out for, as well as ways to

Tips for First Time Budgeters

As a first-time budgeter, there may be several reasons why you haven’t created a budget up until this point. Maybe you didn’t think you need one or weren’t sure where to

Financial Mistakes to Avoid in College

Making smart financial decisions while you're attending college can help set you up for a better future once you graduate. Here are some financial mistakes that you

Budgeting with Roommates

While handling money and expenses on your own can be difficult enough, add a roommate or two and it can become complete chaos. Here are some tips for budgeting with

5 More Questions to Ask Before a Purchase

Making a bigger ticket purchase requires a little more thought than your average, everyday shopping. Ensuring that you're making a smart decision requires asking

Staycations on a Budget

Taking a long getaway isn’t always a viable option, but that doesn’t mean you still can’t get away from it all. Staycations are rising in popularity due to their

Pros and Cons of a Cash Budget

One popular method of budgeting is the cash budget. This type of budget is exactly how it sounds; you only use cash to make purchases as opposed to credit cards.

Planning Long-Term Travel

You’ve made the decision to embark on some long-term travel, but where are you supposed to start the planning process? Here are some tips to help you create your