Take Steps Toward Financial Confidence!

We made it through the holidays and into a new year! I sure love and enjoy the holiday season. My favorite part about it is all of the time we get to spend together as a family. Second favorite would be the yummy food. ;)In an effort to lessen the stress and enjoy what really matters to me, I tried to keep things as simple as possible. I didn't plan out busy activities for every day or spend a lot of time preparing special holiday foods,... …
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10 Things People Waste Money On

Do you have a goal to spend less money or to increase your savings? I do! My goal for this year is to build my savings up to cover 6 months worth of living expenses. In order to do that, I will need to pay more attention to how I'm spending my money.Are you wasting your money? DaveRamsey.com posted an interesting article about the 10 things that Americans waste money on. Here's my take on it...1. Credit card interest - Don't buy what you can't... …
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The Cash Envelope Budget System

Cathy's sister Carolee is guest posting this for us. She will be introducing you to the CASH ENVELOPE BUDGET SYSTEM in 2 parts. This post she covers the pros of using the system and gives you pointers to get started. She also gives you some helpful tips to implement the system and help choosing envelope categories. This is FAB Carolee. Thanks so much! I am a mostly stay-at-home Mommy of four young children and wife of a school teacher. As my... …
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Two Boxes of Custom Checks

Two Boxes of Custom Checks
Want to customize your own checks? Two boxes of custom checks for a very low price today! Choose the photo you want for your background and order your package! Just follow the instructions needed!Two Boxes of Custom Checks $8.95 1) Visit 4Checks.com 2) Select the Checks you want to order and add 2 boxes to your cart 3) Use the Coupon Code DWF140 4) Complete the Shipping & Bank Account Info 5) Remove EZShield Plus by selecting... …
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Moving #onUp

I'm moving onUp. You can too! Why are we spending time trying to inspire people to take control of their finances? Well, check out these statistics...Over 70% of Americans are financially stressed 12% of Americans skip going to the doctor because of financial concerns 80% of people admitted that their personal finances keep them awake at night 21% of couples who rate their financial stress as at least "somewhat high" are arguing more 32%... …
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Last Day! The Financial Renovation – FREE

Free Financial Renovation Course! I'm really excited to share with you this free Financial Renovation E-Course with Lauren Greutman from I Am That Lady! She has been there, down in the trenches of debt and despair. Several years ago she toted over $40,000 in debt and more bills each month than she could pay. She learned what it takes to climb out of that though!Now she can use this experience to help others succeed as well. She... …
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10 Things People Waste Money On

Do you have a goal to spend less money or to increase your savings? I do! My goal for 2015 is to build my savings up to cover 6 months worth of living expenses. In order to do that, I will need to pay more attention to how I'm spending my money.Are you wasting your money? DaveRamsey.com posted an interesting article about the 10 things that Americans waste money on. Here's my take on it...1. Credit card interest - Don't buy what you can't... …
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The Best Rewards Credit Cards 2015

Find the Best Rewards Credit Card for You!I think it's safe to say we all know that credit card debt is bad, really bad. And props go out to all you people that don't use credit cards!Credit cards can be very useful for some of us though. They can help build and improve credit, maximize savings by offering rewards, arrange traveling accommodations, limit your exposure to fraud, track your spending, extend warranties and other benefits.To... …
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Credit Sesame: FREE Credit Score & Monitoring, NO Credit Card Required!

FREE credit score? Yes please! Credit Sesame is a 100% free personal finance credit and debt management tool with no credit card required or trial period! The sign up was quick and now I get my own personal updated Experian credit score for FREE each month! How cool is that!? Here are a few other things I like about Credit Sesame...You can see your own personal loans, payments, rates, and debt to income data all in one place. Sometimes this... …
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Credit Sesame: FREE Credit Score/Report-No Credit Card Required!

This FAB offer is still available! I am LOVING Credit Sesame. Credit Sesame is a 100% free personal finance credit and debt management tool with no credit card required or trial period. I get my updated Experian credit score for FREE each month, which is awesome. Here are a few other things I like about Credit Sesame:You can view total loans, debt and payments as well as your debt-to-income ratio. It helps you find the best mortgage/refinance... …
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