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Budget Busters: How to Plan for Unexpected Expenses

There is nothing worse when you are working on keeping a budget than an unexpected expense.  You think you’re being responsible, you’re even meal planning (ugh!), and then the car needs new brakes and out comes the dreaded credit card.  Back in debt when you thought you were being financially smart!  And next, the spiral. For most …

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Top Budget Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

Top 10 Budgeting Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)

Budgeting isn’t rocket science, but it does require changing long-established habits which sometimes feels just as hard.  People make lots of mistakes that throw them off track.  If you have budgeted before, you may know the feeling of immense struggle after you set the budget up exactly as the gurus said and it STILL doesn’t …

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