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  • Do you hate the word budgeting more than a mouse in the pantry?
  • Do you avoid opening the credit card bill each month because it scares you each time? 
  • Is payday always to far away? 
  • Is your savings account empty most of the time?
  • Is retirement something you think about but don’t know how to best go about adding to it?

If you answered yes to any of these questions then stick around! We tackle these, and many more topics here.

My desire is to see you reach financial success and that means

  • Never being late on a payment again.
  • Giving yourself a buffer by building your savings account.
  • Having a working budget in place so that you can see your financial picture of the year. 
  • Being debt free.
  • Taking control of your financial state by addressing emotional reasons that drive you to spend money.
  • Using credit cards for your benefit, not for the companies profit.
  • Understanding how to invest.
  • Growing your financial knowledge, because knowledge is power.

It is possible!! I know because we have been there! We have walked down that road and you can too! You will find my story of how we paid off $33,000 in debt through my About Mrs. page.

Do you want to also become debt free, save more money and be encouraged along the way? Then don’t leave without grabbing our Savvy Saver newsletter 🙂 I’ll drop a good dose of information and helpful savings tips into your inbox every week, usually on Thursday.


Below you will find information that may change your bank account! Yes, it’s powerful stuff!
I like reading blogs but find them hard to search through sometimes so below you will find a list of every post I’ve ever written. Feel free to brows them for a TON of helpful information.

Post 1 – Don’t Use a Budget

Post 2 – Game Changing Habits

Post 3 – Dreams Turned Into Reality

Post 4 – What is My FICO Score and Why Does it Matter?

Post 5 – Is Your Budget Holding You Hostage?

Post 6 – Gift Ideas When You are Broke

Post 7 – Spending Your Million Dollars

Post 8 – How I Spend $170 on Groceries for a Month

Post 9 – 5 Hacks for Saving Money on Your Vacation

Post 10 – My $1140 Decision

Post 11 – Secrets to Saving Money on Insurance

Post 12 – The Worth of Net Worth

Post 13 – Starting a Side Hustle

Post 14 – Flying for Free

Post 15 – 6 Questions You Should Ask Before Budgeting

Post 16 – 7 Secrets for Slashing Your Grocery Bill

Post 17 – Date Night Ideas with FREE Printable

Post 18 – LeBron James and I…

Post 19 – 2 Money Apps You Need to Use Today!

Post 20 – Comparison Shopping for Car Insurance

Post 21 – YNAB Categories with FREE Printable

Post 22 – Dina’s Debt Story – Guest Post

Post 23 – The Blogging World Is Amazing!

Post 24 – Financial Advice Lessons You Need to Know NOW!

Post 25 – How to Budget as a Couple

Post 26 – 11 Popular Christmas Gift Ideas

Post 27 – How to Be a SAHM on One Income – SAHM Series

Post 28 – Beginners Guide to Couponing – SAHM Series

Post 29 – Unique Gifts for New Moms – SAHM Series

Post 30 – 1 Amazing Freelancer Writers Story – SAHM Series

Post 31 – How Ashley Quit the Cube and Still Makes Money – SAHM Series

Post 32 – How to Financially Prepare to be a Stay at Home Mom