7 Ways To Blow Your Budget
Here are some of the most common spending mistakes and some helpful tips to keep your home from becoming a money pit.
6. Spending To Save
Budget buster: "My New Year’s resolution was to get my life back in order. I bought every DVD I saw on infomercials about financial planning, got several books on organization, and even went shopping for storage bins, dividers, and. . . wait, why’s my credit card statement so high?"
Breather easy: Let’s think about this for a second. Getting your life in order is fabulous, but like any important mission if life, it’s essential to have game plan. Instead of trying to organize every aspect at once, start with the most important, like managing your finances. Taking on one task at a time will make the end result more attainable. And for heaven’s sake, put the credit card away!