The hardest part of correcting a bad habit is realizing that it even exists. A lot of the time we don’t even notice it’s the little habits that are holding us back financially. Your habits will compound over time. That’s why it’s super important to recognize any bad money habits early on and replace them with good money habits.
Money management isn't simply a good thing to know. It should be considered a critical life skill. We save, basically, because we can't predict the future. Saving money can help you become financially secure and provide a safety net in case of an emergency. Here are a few reasons why you save.
Over the last few months, our world has flipped totally upside down. Since March 1 life went from normal to out of control. We are living through history and I hope that you’re taking care of your health, your family’s health, and your finances.
Growing up in the rural part of North Carolina, having and being surrounded by gardens was a part of life. My family did not have to worry about recalls on food because when you grow your own food you know what you are putting in your body. My 100-year-old grandmother reminds me that she was eating “organic” before people start about eating organic.
I love throwing socials at my house. Who said that frugal people can’t have fun. Being frugal isn’t about being cheap, it’s about being resourceful, in other words, don’t cheat yourself out of a good time, just plan accordingly on a budget. I get it, some people are just born entertainers.