How To Have The Most Excellent Debt Free Christmas

All of my adult life, I have watched good friends and family create physical, mental, and financial tornados for themselves around Christmas.  Rushing to get everything done.  Feeling like they are drowning in wrapping paper, candy canes, and credit card debt.  Have you ever dreamed of a debt free Christmas? …

What Is The Most Challenging Part Of Saving Money?

I am terrible at saving money.  I will wait while you reread that sentence… I am really great at saving money on purchases and cutting back on things to save a few dollars and cents.  But what is the most challenging part of saving money for me?  It’s seeing a …

19 Cheap Christmas Gifts For Women (Under Two Dollars)

I know, Christmas is hard when you are trying to get out of debt and are throwing every extra penny at the Debt Snowball!!  Your dedication to this thing is super impressive.  You are gazelle intense and it shows.  I can’t imagine you are thinking that you could squeeze in …

What Is Reverse Meal Planning And Will It Save Money?

I am a huge advocate of meal planning.  Who am I kidding?  I am a massive advocate of PLANNING.  So meal planning always came easy to me.  So when I came across the term reverse meal planning, I was intrigued. I had never heard the phrase before and found myself …

The Food Pantry: When You Are Hungry With No Money

Every Thursday, I volunteer at our local food pantry.  I love the idea of feeding my community and have met some of the most beautiful people through this program.  Many times, when people come in and are given the listed entitled foods, they do not know what to do with …