Preparing Your Budget for Next Year

How to Set Up Your Budget. Are you looking at your spending from last year and wishing you had done a better job of staying on track or wished you had saved more? Maybe you just wish you didn’t have as many bills to pay off from Christmas spending? Now that it’s a new year, … Read morePreparing Your Budget for Next Year

Everything You Need to Know about the Pre-Approval Process Buying a Home

You’ve probably heard of the pre-approval process, but many people don’t know or fully understand what pre-approval actually is! I’m excited to chat with you guys about the pre-approval process today and hopefully answer some frequently asked questions! What is pre-approval? Pre-approval is basically a lender getting a snapshot of your financial picture and your … Read moreEverything You Need to Know about the Pre-Approval Process Buying a Home

What Your 2019 Budget Needs to Include

The b word, again! Gross. I recently wrote about your need for a budget, but I got to thinking that while I’ve established why you need a budget I didn’t exactly cover how to create a budget or what your 2019 budget needs to have. With that in mind, I thought I would follow up with … Read moreWhat Your 2019 Budget Needs to Include

Dream House Project List Free Printable

Hello friends! I am so excited about this post! Whether you are just now in the process of buying your first home, or you’ve been in your home for years, or even if you are just renting, the chances are that you have big dreams and plans to make your house the dream home. I … Read moreDream House Project List Free Printable

Financial Goals You Need To Set Today

The new year is around the corner and not only is it time to budget, but it’s time for setting financial goals that you can not only accomplish but will put you in a better financial position overall. Financial goals, much like any other type of goal, can get out of hand really quickly. It’s … Read moreFinancial Goals You Need To Set Today

Start Your 2019 Budget Now. Here’s Why

Gross, the “b” word. No one likes to talk about building a budget but with the new year approaching and your credit card bills weighing you down, you know it’s time to start. Stat. Budgeting is a serious pain that can help you out in the long run. But man, is it crappy to think … Read moreStart Your 2019 Budget Now. Here’s Why

Do You Really Need That Designer Bag? Shopping Rules You Need In Your Life

Shopping is hard. It’s really easy to overspend and come home with bagfuls of packages that you 100% don’t need. A few weeks ago I spent $42 on limited edition Halloween-themed magazines. Titles like Haunted History and topics that included an in-depth look at Jack the Ripper, which clearly tells you way too much about … Read moreDo You Really Need That Designer Bag? Shopping Rules You Need In Your Life

You Need an Emergency Fund, Here’s Why

According to reports, only 39% of Americans have an extra $1,000 kicking around to be able to pay for financial emergencies. So if you’re in the group of Americans who don’t have an emergency fund, you’re not alone. But you need to have one. Life is unpredictable and unfortunately, it runs off money. There’s no … Read moreYou Need an Emergency Fund, Here’s Why

Cord Cutting Options: Here’s How to Stream Your Way to Cheaper TV

Cable seems like such an archaic service. With all the streaming websites and cord cutting options for streaming your favorite shows, I sometimes find myself wondering why it even exists. Today anyway. A few years ago was a different story… When I first moved out of my parent’s house in my early 20s, I was … Read moreCord Cutting Options: Here’s How to Stream Your Way to Cheaper TV