Pick Your Team of Budget Directors

Sara Colley / October 8, 2016 Primary Wage Earner If you are a single person, you needn’t worry about asking anyone else to contribute to your budget plan. However, you may want input from outside experts to help you create a realistic one. Talk to your financial planner if you have one, of course, or...

Non-Negotiable Budget Categories

Sara Colley / October 7, 2016 Non-Negotiable Budget Categories Some expenses you will not be able to easily change. It is important, therefore, to get your initial budget numbers right in these categories, or else you are not likely to be able to successfully follow your budget. In each of these categories you probably can...

Cutting Utilities

Sara Colley / September 24, 2016 Cutting Expenses, Continued Utilities When most folks think of utilities they think they can’t possibly cut back anywhere.  You’d be surprised. Cable / Television The first place to look is your cable or satellite bill.  Cable is no longer the lifeline it once was.  You can get most television...