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Do you have a problem with spending money?

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Do you have a problem with spending money?

Are money issues ruining your marriage or relationship? Every November and into January of the following year I get so many emails about needing help with money problems. In part, I believe that people who don’t budget, spend freely, and hope for the best need far more help than those who do use a budget. Today, I want to explain to you how you can fix your money problems and it only works if you REALLY want it to. At the very  bottom of the post you will see our November budget numbers and how we spent our money. Money...

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Relocating to another state always brings extra challenges, but when you’re moving in the military the degree of difficulty goes up a few notche

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Relocating to another state always brings extra challenges, but when you’re moving in the military the degree of difficulty goes up a few notche

s. On the plus side, the military covers all or most of the costs. The downside? There can be a lot of confusing paperwork and a lack of control over where and when you’re moving.     As a military spouse who recently completed her sixth relocation in 12 years, I’m intimately acquainted with PCS moves, as they’re often called — with PCS short for “Permanent Change of Station.”   Sometimes we’ve let the military move us — especially when we moved overseas. That’s called a TSP move, so-called as they require using a military “Transportation Service Provider.” During other moves we did...

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Getting rid of the things you can live without will simplify your life

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Getting rid of the things you can live without will simplify your life

The goal here is for you to have less stuff to manage so you can be the queen of the castle, not the manager. Quick Note: You have options when getting rid of the things you can live without. Sell, donate, trash, or recycle. I know a lot of people get stuck on deciding where to donate. I’m fine with going to any donation center, but I know some of you want to go somewhere local. Google “donation locations” and your zip code. You will find local places you can donate. Don’t let this detail stop you from going through...

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Presenting Yourself As Self-Sufficient Is More Than Saving For A Rainy Day Becoming self-sufficient seems far-fetched and perhaps it is for many of us however we can tie this way of living into our daily lives. We can do this by taking the wheel we allow ourselves the freedom to make choices. Furthermore, we assume our decisions rather than relying on what is handed to us. The choices we make should be strategically based on environmental concerns and the people around us as both can impact our lives. Living a self-sufficient lifestyle and being independent almost go hand-in-hand, however, I...

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Right now you can stock-up on Ticonderoga Pencils over on Amazon ~ great price, shipped right to your door!

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Right now you can stock-up on Ticonderoga Pencils over on Amazon ~ great price, shipped right to your door!

Remember that pricing on Amazon is subject to change at any time. Amazon just dropped the price on this 96-pack of Dixon Ticonderoga Pencils (96 ct) to under $10 ~ that's like paying $.99 per box to have them delivered to your door! That's a great deal on everyone’s favorite pencil!  Plus, check out these other great deals: Paper Mate 12-Count Flair Felt Tip Pens – Under $12 Sharpie 24-Pack Fine-Point Color Burst Permanent Markers – Under $11.05 Dixon No. 2 Pencilss (144 ct) – Under $11 Expo Chisel Tip 16-Pack Dry Erase Markers – Under $12 Expo Ultra Fine...

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