Articles for category Budgeting
For many, budgeting for the holidays is usually a focus on Thanksgiving and Christmas, Halloween expenses often get overlooked. But why is it so costly? If you’ve ever purchased candy, a costume or Halloween décor, you know that it can break the bank if you let it.
When my kids were little, birthday parties were a lot of fun. Invite family over, a few friends, maybe a couple of kids from daycare, and enjoy a nice afternoon together. But after age 6, birthday parties seem to be a competitive sport.
Overall, I’m perfectly content going without cable and wouldn’t go back to trying to fit that monthly subscription back into our budget.
With Hurricane Florence’s impending landfall you may be filling up your pantry with bottled water, flashlights, extra batteries and canned goods but don’t forget to ensure your finances are also prepped for the storm.