What Are Sinking Funds?  Everything You Need to Know…

What Are Sinking Funds? Everything You Need to Know…

If you’re new-ish to the world of budgeting you might have heard this strange term sinking fund before and wondered what it means.  Nope, it’s not a new type of investment, instead, it’s an incredibly helpful budgeting tool you should definitely be using!   Technically (according to Google dictionary, anyway), a sinking fund is a fund…

7 Practical Tax Tips For A Stress-Free Tax Season

7 Practical Tax Tips For A Stress-Free Tax Season

Tax season.  A phrase that can make almost anyone roll their eyes and wonder how long they can procrastinate getting their returns together.  I feel you. Taxes are confusing…and annoying! I am not a tax professional so this article is not intended as expert financial advice. I am, however, a WAHM with her own business…

How to Drastically Cut Expenses to Get Out of Debt Quickly

How to Drastically Cut Expenses to Get Out of Debt Quickly

Cutting expenses to the bone is scary and overwhelming to most people.  But when you’re deeply in debt and feeling lost and hopeless you begin to search for even extreme ways to shorten your everyday expenses list. While paying off debt, we cut these 7 expenses and found they freed up a substantial amount of…