Divorced, second families have unique budgetary problems. The financial obligations of child support payments, whether you are the recipient or the payor, can be crippling. Here is the view from both sides of the equation.
I can’t believe I’ve done this again. Things were going so well. My blog income had allowed me to pay down almost $15,000 of credit card debt in the last 3 months. I was feeling really good about it. Finally, after all the years of going backwards more than forwards, I was making headway. I […]
As I begin my own journey towards financial independence, aka paying down a shit ton of debt, I will be sharing with you stories of inspiration I have found by other financial/budget/frugal bloggers. These posts help keep me on track and moving towards my goal. Feel free to motivate me with a good lash whipping […]
Who doesn’t want a side hustle to earn extra money online with minimum effort? This post will list 15+ sites that I use that will pay you cash for participating in online surveys. Taking paid surveys online is by far the easiest way to make money in your spare time, right from the comfort of […]
Last year, my husband’s parents moved out of their house of thirty years and into a condo. Honestly, my husband and I had been hounding them for years to do it. They were getting older…and so was their home. There were times I didn’t think they would ever follow through and do it.
After my trip to the UK for my 40th birthday, I have decided that memories in my budget are as important as food. Not as important as chocolate though.