Entries for the ‘Budget’ Category

Tips on Obtaining Your Budgeting Goals

If you’re like most people, one of your goals for the new year is to be better with your budget and to save more money. These goals sound a lot easier than they often are; however, following these tips can promise you a brighter financial future. Be Realistic You might have said that you are […]

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Top Tips for Sticking to a Family Budget

If you’re trying to save or clear old debts as a family, then you may have recently decided to keep your spending within the limits of a budget. However, this is often easier said than done, and making financial sacrifices can by tricky. Here are a few tips which may help you to stick within […]

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Top Financial Tips for 2010

If you have been hanging around at this Personal Finance Blog very long, you may remember my 2009 Top 10 Personal Finance Tips posted in Jan. of last year.  Personally, I thought that was one of my finest posts (if I do say so myself).  But alas, I only received 18 comments…not nearly as many as […]

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How To Pay Off Bills And Get Rid Of Your Debts

If you owe a higher amount of money than what you make every month, it might be intimidating. However, there is a solution that can help you get out of this debt trap and relieve your stress. These cost-cutting steps can assist you to reduce your monthly expenditures which would offer you more money that […]

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Financial Goals Are Not Achieved Overnight

Instant gratification is part of the world we live in today. Most communities offer drive through services for anything from fast food to pharmaceuticals. We can shop at 24 hour stores, pay at the pump and transfer funds electronically, from our cell phone, at midnight on a holiday weekend. OK- I’m not sure on the […]

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How I Shaved $30,000 From My Family Budget

In 2007 I sold two successful restaurants that I owned to a gentleman who had three other similar restaurants.  He was looking to expand his empire, and I was looking to simplify my life a bit.  This sale was GREAT in that it put a couple hundred thousand into the bank pretty fast.  What was […]

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