People get carried away when spending and end up with debts. If the finances are not managed well and the payment scheme not properly planned these debts can escalate. Escalating debts and a failure t...
If you want to keep up on the latest in the world of finance there are many more options than going out each day and vigorously scouting the information and news yourself. The major search engines eac...
Whether we want to admit it, or not, the money we have (or don't have), has the tendency to run our lives. It controls where we live; the job we have; the friends we choose; and may even control wheth...
Imagine setting out on a cross-country car trip with no itinerary, no maps, no money and no source of help. Jumping in the car, and heading across the country with no direction and no planning may sou...
American spending is out of control! American consumers are more than $600 billion in credit card debt alone. We are a society that wants everything now, with no thought to how it we'll pay for it lat...
Who hasn't bought a good budget book and ledger with every intention of setting up the perfect household budget, only to throw it in the trash a few days or weeks later? Why are so many of us prone to...
Budgeting isn't rocket science. But, it does take some preparation, consideration and a healthy dose of reality, combined with a willingness to change some unhealthy spending habits. There are no hard...
Have you ever noticed that the people with the least amount of money often have happier family lives, and more free time? It's no coincidence that those with enough money to meet the necessities, but ...
Why do so many people fight the mere thought of living a budget-based life so much? For many, living on a budget feels like giving up the good life, when in reality, a budget brings the good life even...
Everyone spends his or her money differently. While one person may find eating out a necessity, another prefers to put a little extra aside for faraway vacations. How you ultimately spend your paychec...