• How to Become Debt Free Quickly

    Being out of school is awesome. As much as I loved my time in college and meeting new and amazing friends, I was so excited to be done with writing papers and taking tests. And it’s very great to be paid to work rather than paying to work hard on studying. While being out of […]

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    June 2, 2016 By Marissa
  • Creating a Budget

    One of my favorite things to do is budgeting. No joke. My husband has to remind me to put the spreadsheet away because I love analyzing our expenses, and figuring out how much we need to spend to be able to put more to our loans. Here are some tips and tricks of how you […]

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    May 26, 2016 By thebudgetingwife
  • Wants v. Needs

    As any dedicated Target shopper, I like to make it to their store every couple weeks. Sometimes to actually buy things-other times just to look and wow my soul. The other day I was at Target with my husband. I found the cutest industrial glass string lights that I wanted to string across the kitchen […]

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    May 18, 2016 By Marissa
  • Setting Financial Goals

    It’s graduation season which is always an exciting time! Students wearing silly hats and robes walk across the stage to receive a diploma and reflect on all the work it took them to get to this day. They did it! They reached their goal! Think back to your most recent graduation day, whether it be […]

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    May 10, 2016 By Marissa
  • The Emergency Fund

    When you’re a kid, you are taught how to deal with emergency situations. Your parents teach you to dial 911 if something terrible happens. Your school makes you exit the school and line up quietly outside to practice in case of a fire. But maybe you were never prepped on how to handle a financial […]

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    May 1, 2016 By thebudgetingwife
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