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Living on One Income and Living Well

Living on One Income and Living Well

Living on one income is not as easy as it was in the last century. It requires hard work and determination — and some of these strategies. Fifty years ago it was commonplace for just one parent (usually dad) to work. One income was sufficient to pay the family’s bill. Today, there might be a number […]

Organize Your Life to Save Money and Stress

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When you organize your life, you put yourself in a position of control and one in which you can save some money. Last week I woke up to an alert from the bank. I had grabbed the wrong checkbook last week when I paid a bill. Needless to say, I got online, transferred some funds, […]

Back to School Savings

Back to School Savings  Life as Mom

It’s officially stock up on school supplies and dust off the lunch box supplies time. How can you shop wisely and reap back to school savings? If you haven’t been inundated already by school supplies sales, I’d be surprised. Even though I did my shopping as soon as the 4th of July was over, I […]

How Moms Do: Finances

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Money matters. Particularly when you’ve got a family. Wondering how other families handle the finances?

Good Graduation Gifts that Won’t Cost a Fortune

Graduation Gifts that Won't Cost a Fortune

Got a graduation to celebrate? Here are some good gift ideas that won’t cost a fortune.

How to Save Money on Food Costs When Life is Crazy

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We all gotta eat. No matter how busy we are. But our business can put the pounds on our bodies and make our wallets shrink. Follow these tips for saving money on food when life is crazy.

How to Be a Better Homemaker

Jessica Kitchen

Homemaking is for everyone who eats, sleeps, and relaxes in his or her home. It’s an art, and one that we can always improve in.

Why We Give Our Kids an Allowance

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We give our children a set amount of money each month. They don’t have to “earn” it. It’s an allowance without strings.