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A Hot Vacation Destination For Families With Children

» by June 1st, 2010 at 12:16 pm » Comments (0)

Vacations are no doubt a luxury item and usually one of the first things to be cut when money gets tight. Yet, as a mother, I always like to try and do something for the kids during the summer. This year we’ve already gone to Florida but still I wondered if there was something fun […]

KISS (Keep It Simply Simple) – Paying Off Debt

» by November 8th, 2008 at 7:04 am » Comments (0)

Every financial freedom/ debt free blog deals with paying off debt and the right and wrong ways to do it. The fact is that if you are truly serious about getting our of debt, you can do it. The other fact is most people are not prepared to do whatever it takes to gt out […]

The Three Rs – Saving Money While Saving The Planet

» by August 30th, 2008 at 7:07 am » Comments (2)

The Three Rs stand for Reduce, Reuse,and Recycle. These categories can overlap in some ways and the best products can go through all three stages. The best thing is that the three Rs can save you money as well as being better for the planet. I just wanted to write a short post talking about the three Rs […]

Never Pay Someone Else To Do What You Can Do Yourself

» by August 21st, 2008 at 5:58 pm » Comments (0)

I’ve never been a big fan of paying other people to do things I could do myself. I’m talking about mowing my own lawn, cutting my children’s hair, doing my own nails, and managing my own money. Granted I’ve made a lot of mistakes with my personal finances and I’m only starting to get into […]

KISS (Keep It Simply Simple) – Food Shopping

» by August 16th, 2008 at 7:41 am » Comments (0)

The reason so many articles are written about how to save money on food shopping is because it is one of the items in your monthly budget that you have control over. Even so, I see more people stubbornly holding on to their old way of grocery shopping despite being in financial trouble. Food is […]

KISS (Keep It Simply Simple) – Budgeting

» by August 2nd, 2008 at 5:41 pm » Comments (1)

Welcome to the first of my KISS posts – a series of posts that will take complicated concepts and break them down into very doable steps. Todays KISS topic is budgeting, something that many people have build up into such a monumental undertaking that they put off doing it indefinitely. Unfortunately there are several very […]

Beat The Rising Cost Of Living – How To Save Money On Your Food Bill Part One

» by May 13th, 2008 at 7:30 pm » Comments (3)

As I’ve said before, getting out of debt and achieving financial freedom is about more than just earning more money. It’s about saving money and spending money responsibly according to a carefully created budget. I’ve been talking a lot about the ways I’m making money online and the career goals I have for the future. […]