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How to Budget When You Have an Irregular Income

How to Budget When You Have an Irregular Income

Because not everyone works a salary-based 9 to 5 job, irregular income is an issue many people deal with. Especially the self-employed, that includes freelancers, independent consultants and those involved in direct sales and multi-level marketing. Irregular income...
Clothes Do Make the Budget … With Healthy Choices

Clothes Do Make the Budget … With Healthy Choices

At some time or another everyone dreams of being successful and famous. Some very successful people have figured out that the secret to their successful morning means dressing in less. We’re not talking about going to work barely covered, we’re talking about...
What Does “Afford” Mean, Anyway?

What Does “Afford” Mean, Anyway?

The word “afford” is one that gets tossed around a lot – especially among those considering a large purchase. I wonder, though: How many of us have stopped to think about what the word afford actually means? The dictionary defines it this way: af·ford əˈfôrd/...
It’s Called A Tax REFUND For A Reason

It’s Called A Tax REFUND For A Reason

(This is the first in a four-part series about the wise use of your Federal Income Tax Refund. With the exception of this first post, the advice in this series applies to any windfall – lottery winnings, gifts, even yard sale proceeds.) It’s that time of year...