Make 2016 your best year!

January 3rd, 2016

I see it happen every year. The clock chimes at 12 midnight and everyone breaks out in song.  They watch fireworks and toast that this year will be different from the year before.  Then they proceed to live their lives exactly as they did the year before and are soon facing the same financial problems. [...]


Eating Healthy on a Budget!

November 18th, 2015

As the end of the year approaches, many persons think about the resolutions they had made in January. One of the main resolutions many persons had is to be healthy and perhaps lose weight while keeping within their budget. Whereas fresh fruit and vegetables are the best things to include in the diet, it is [...]


How to shop without breaking your budget!

November 11th, 2015

I simply adore shopping.  There is a certain thrill to see something on the shelf that you always wanted to own. It is an almost magical quality to be able to purchase that item and then feel a brief surge of happiness. Of course, I usually come crashing to earth after I see my bill. [...]


Simple Solutions to Budgeting Problems

October 11th, 2015

I hear it from all sections of society.  It is a recurring topic: “I don’t have enough money!” In fact in recent years the cries of having no money have gotten worse.  It is certainly true that things have become harder as the economy struggles. Despite the fact that consumers try to budget they still [...]


Breaking the Vicious Cycle of overspending!

September 15th, 2015

If you don’t know where you went wrong, then you are doomed to make the same mistakes over and over again. The truth is that if you aware that at the middle of every month you have overspent, then you must make changes or you will always be in debt. Overspending is almost an addiction [...]


How to make a good budget!

August 20th, 2015

I was never a good Mathematics student in high school.  In fact, if the teachers laboured too long on discussing Pythagorean theorem and simultaneous equations, I usually tuned them out. I reasoned that those formulas and equations would never be applicable to my daily life. Fast forward to several years later and while I have still [...]



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