Sticking to a Grocery Budget Even If You Feel Like You Might Die of Starvation

As I mentioned in my last post, I’ve been experimenting with a grocery budget—something I’ve never done. I know, gasp. It seems the first recommendation of any card carrying money-conscious person is to know where your money goes and establish a budget. Up until now, I’ve blithely ignored that advice. That was until I receivedContinue reading “Sticking to a Grocery Budget Even If You Feel Like You Might Die of Starvation”

Why it’s Important that Your Money makes Money

One of the most important financial lessons I’ve learned thus far is that allowing your money to sit idle is the absolute worst mistake you can make. The reason for this can be summed up in one single word: inflation. Inflation is the inevitable process where prices continue to rise, while the value of theContinue reading “Why it’s Important that Your Money makes Money”