Here’s another round of cash fasting! Round 1 may have been a failure, but there were some silver lining results that I would love to capitalize on this month. Originally, I wanted to make this fast for all my expenses, but, with rent/dance classes/commuting costs/wedding traveling included, then it would be such a huge number…… Continue reading Cash Fasting Round 2: $400 food budget for one month
Meet Ian, a WV native who now lives in NYC. He’s actively investing into his future via debt repayment and personal investments.
Earlier this month, I wrote a post on spreading out Christmas shopping expenses by doing it earlier in the year. It appears I may have gotten overzealous. Instead of spending $200 on presents, like I had originally planned, I’ve spent closer to $400. Yikes. On top of all that, I’ve just spent another $900 this week…… Continue reading The Struggles of Saving
There are a variety of tools and strategies you can use to save the most money possible on your holiday shopping
We save money so that we can spend it on experiences and the things that we love to do. What happens when a hobby interferes with the money that you’re putting away into savings? That’s the conundrum that I’m currently facing as I try to balance my budget and make room for savings goals. When…… Continue reading Balancing budgeting and hobbies