Budgets with Different Types of Income

A successful budget requires understanding two key things: INCOME and EXPENSES. It seems simple enough but sometimes it can be a bit more complicated and therefore frustrating. Let’s take a look at the different types of income and how they may influence your budget. Related: Fixed vs Variable Expenses But First… How To Budget Here […]

The Importance of Setting Financial Goals

Does your family have financial goals? Setting goals is an important step in getting our lives where we want them to be. Whether it be improving health, running a marathon, or not eating out, goals are generally things we set out to achieve that will better our lives in some manner. And it is no […]

Understanding Fixed and Variable Expenses

Fixed vs variable expenses

As you set out to create a household budget, you will likely come across the terms FIXED and VARIABLE expenses. When it comes to setting up a budget, sometimes all of these technical terms can become overwhelming. In fact, it might make creating a budget seem like a task too difficult to conquer. So let’s […]

Target Dollar Section Finds

If I could I would easily spend my entire paycheck at Target. I seriously love everything in that store. Thankfully [I suppose] Target isn’t even close to being part of my daily drive so I am usually able to easily keep the temptation at bay. But luckily for me, work today took me by our […]