Articles on Budgeting

A bleak $$ account of what stressed out shopping does to you

I am clearly stressed this vacation for these reasons, but also now considering this major life changing reason. This is the damage that happened this […]

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Ask Sherry: New cellphone & plan or stick with the old one?

You asked, and I am answering every Friday once I have enough questions! You can ask any question using the form here. Hello, love your […]

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Try to live on one income, or 50% of your income

Vague advice like ‘living within your means‘ is a nice but it makes you think: Yes, that makes sense.. but what does that really mean? […]

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Curbing my temptation to shop: How I’m dampening my enthusiasm

Trying to cut back on shopping is hard. The key for me is to not be tempted.

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Saving is never going to be as sexy as shopping

We (and by “we” I mean “I”), spend hours researching what to buy, where, when, and why, and spend a heck of a lot less time on money and investing. Granted, I have my own investing strategy down pat and easily managed with a few hours a week, but still!

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