Category Archives Budgeting & Spending

Sometimes finances can seem like magic. Or, at the very least, a mystery.

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That’s where budgeting comes in. Creating a monthly budget can help you understand how rental rates fit into your financial life. Use these tips and resources to get a handle on your budget, understand how rental rates are determined, and figure out just how much you can comfortably afford to spend each month on rent.

This is a guest post by Becky Frost of Experian Consumer Services. Whether you’re a rental rookie or a pro at moving into a new pad, you might underestimate how costly a big move can be.

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Take a break from the heavy lifting and learn what it takes to make sure your credit stays intact through the bubble wrap and duct tape.

You don’t have to be a tree-hugger to want to embrace a more green commute. Not only does going green in your commute help your environment, it can also help your wallet. Considering the current gas crisis and the rising…

One Chicken Equals Four Meals

If you’re looking to stretch your grocery budget, the idea of buying an entire chicken for one or two people might seem extremely out of budget. However, roasting up a larger cut of meat on the weekend can actually ensure…