Over a month behind in life, but here is my vacation breakdown post! Each year I’ve gone on vacation since starting this blog, I’ve been able to pay for my weeklong vacation in cash! It’s been a goal every year and one that I’ve consistently hit each year – including last year! This year was … More NYC 2016 – A cash vacation success!
The end of the year is drawing near, and the pressure is on. Companies have just over a month to make their revenue forecasts and a limited amount of time to squeeze the last bit of money they can out of our pockets. It seems that every year the holiday consumerism antics get crazier and … More How Your Holiday Spending Can Help You Invest
Then you should head over to The Penny Hoarder’s LIVE Black Friday Blog! The Penny Hoarder has been running a live blog about all things Black Friday since November 25th! They’ve got 20 money-saving experts digging for deals and information around the clock! You can head over to the portal to ask any questions you … More Have any #BlackFriday questions?
HAPPY THANKSGIVING! I hope that you’re stuffed full of tasty goodness by the time you read this! During this time in the holiday season, we’re all inundated with email ads, flyers, and TV commercials pushing Black Friday sales. If you’re at all like me, you’re over it. Here’s why I’m planning to #StayInTheBlackFriday: I’m one … More Why I Plan to #StayInTheBlackFriday
Guys! It’s summer now! I can totally feel it! The humidity is high and the sun is shining! That means it’s time for one of my favorite summer pastimes…ROAD TRIPS! Check this out! I’m really excited to be creating some content for dealspotr.com now and hopefully into the future! You can now read up on some of … More My 3 Frugal & Fun Hacks for Your Summer Road Trip!
If you’ve been following me for a bit, you might know that I just took my weeklong vacation/birthday trip to NYC! I had an amazing time and I even met one of my 2015 Money Goals while I was there – paying for the entire trip in cash! No credit cards allowed! I kept my … More My Trip to NYC Without Breaking the Bank!
As you’re about to see, April was a HUGE month in my life! I went on a weeklong trip and those expenses are reflected in this budget. Most of the money for this trip was pre-saved before I left for NYC and therefore, is not reflected properly in this spreadsheet. However, this gives a good … More APRIL 2015 WRAP-UP! (WITH BUDGET PICTURES!)
Another busy month is in the books! The March results are roooooough. However, I think things can only go up from here. Right?? 🙂 Click on the thumbnails to see the full budget photos: This PearBudget spreadsheet really makes it easy to see where I’m spending money. Also of note, some individual things like rent, insurance, … More MARCH 2015 WRAP-UP! (WITH BUDGET PICTURES!)
This has been such a busy month so far! Sorry for the delay! February was a pretty decent month in regards to my budget and goals, so here we go! Click on the thumbnails to see the full budget photos: This PearBudget spreadsheet really makes it easy to see where I’m spending money. … More FEBRUARY 2015 WRAP-UP! (WITH BUDGET PICTURES!)
Without further ado, let’s look at January’s numbers! Click on the thumbnails to see the full budget photos: This PearBudget spreadsheet really makes it easy to see where I’m spending money. Also of note, some individual things like rent, insurance, etc. aren’t listed here – but are all conglomerated under “regular expenses” in the second … More JANUARY 2015 WRAP-UP! (WITH BUDGET PICTURES!)