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6 Simple Ways to Keep Spending in Check During the Holidays

With the holidays right around the corner, how do you make sure that you keep spending in check and don’t go overboard? Photo by Ruby Feinberg I was never a prudent and mindful spender until when I became a mom. Not that I had lots of money to spend or waste, I just didn’t have that concept of saving or …

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11 Little Changes to Jumpstart Your Minimalism Journey

I initially started this Minimalism journey so I could save money and improve my finances as a stay-at-home mom. I thought, if I learn to change my mindset to be extra frugal, save money and learn to buy only what I need, then taking control of my finances will be a lot easier and fun. As I learned more about …

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4 Ways to Enjoy Life on a Budget

Budget is a word so many people dread. For them, having a budget feels so restrictive and no fun. However, financial experts agree that you need a budget to put your financial house in order; keep your bills manageable and be on top of your own money. While budgeting seems like a daunting task most especially for those with a …

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5 Embarrassing Mindsets That are Keeping You Poor

How you perceive money and what it can do to your life will have a lot of impact to your financial standing. If you’re always poor or unable to move forward, you might be suffering from these five financial mindsets. Your financial mindset is a crucial part of your financial success. A lot of financial experts say that personal finance …

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I love checklists and I admit, I am one of those people who make a checklist for anything I want to make a progress in. If you have a big goal, checklists can help you break it down into smaller, more achievable goals or milestones. This is most especially important for goals that don’t happen overnight.Finance

My Financial Freedom Checklist -Steps to Financial Independence

I can’t just blindly take a stab at this financial journey thing without a clearer plan on how to achieve it, right? I figured, I need to have a roadmap of some sort to reach it. So, today, I made my own financial freedom checklist so I can see the big picture a little bit clearer and know what steps …

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