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How I’ve Changed My 2018 Budget

I’ve changed my 2018 budget to better suit my needs. These changes were necessary because my circumstances are constantly evolving. (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net...

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Money Mondays: 29 May 2017

Welcome to Money Mondays! (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) I used to post my financial inflows and outflows...

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Money Mondays: 1 May 2017

Welcome to Money Mondays! It is the first of a new month, which means all the budget categories have reset. We normally get paid on the first business day of the month so I should be getting paid a...

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Money Mondays: 6 June 2016

Welcome to Money Mondays! (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) I used to post my financial inflows and outflows...

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Money Mondays: 14 March 2016

Welcome to Money Mondays! (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net it may have been stolen from my site.) I used to post my financial inflows and outflows on Fridays in the past...

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Money Mondays: 22 February 2016

Welcome to Money Mondays! I used to post my financial inflows and outflows on Fridays in the past but I decided to move this to Mondays instead. I normally go grocery shopping on Sundays after...

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Friday Finances: January 2015 Week 2

Every Friday I post about my finances for the week in an effort to monitor my income and expenses. I used to post all of the actual figures but I have recently decided to stop doing this. I will now post SOME of my actual expenses and leave the rest to your imagination.  All income and expenses are recorded in Mint and any...

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Simplified Budget For 2015

In the spirit of simplifying life I have once again attempted a simplified budget for this year. When I first started budgeting I had a crazy budget that was extremely detailed I had sub categories within categories and the budget was just really too complicated to sustain for very long. I realized that I needed a simplified...

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Messed Up My One Year Rolling Budget

So I just messed up my one year rolling budget in Mint. It was an accident but it is still a little bit annoying. I got a new credit card…which I will talk about later and since I already had another card from the same provider I thought it would be easy to add it in Mint. I never thought that adding the new card ¬†would...

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Happy First Of The Month!

So it is the beginning of a new month and I got a raise!!! We are paid minimally as teaching assistants but it was announced that this semester we will be getting a small increase in our salary. I know in the financial world we tell everyone that they should not practice lifestyle inflation. Lifestyle inflation occurs when you...

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Where Am I With My Rolling Budget For 2014?

I decided to have a one year rolling budget this year so I could have a better idea of how much I really spent and made (apart from my salary) over the course of one year. I used to simply do a rolling budget on a monthly basis and would reset all the budget categories every month so they would not roll over to the following...

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