Your story about Valentines gifts reminded me of what we did this year

The last 2-3 weeks have been crazy around here. dh went on a trip with some men from church that was planned several months ago, left on 2/6 and got home 2/9. They went to Atlanta for a men’s conference. It’s a long story but he had to leave less than 24 hours later to …

You can create a “savings” account and call it electricity or utilities

Have a “transfer” set up and move the money out of checking into savings and when the bill is due, “move” the money out of the savings account. It doesn’t have to be a real account as long as you are deducting the money from your main checking account.

I am using Quicken Deluxe 2015

I have our income entered and have figured out how to include or exclude certain categories. The questions I have is that I have a “Master” budget in excel that I would start the month out with. Example. I like to budget $150.00 each month for Electricity. Does not always run that amount, but at …

Like most of the nation this last few weeks

we have been having extreme cold weather and what is considered a lot of snow for ne OK. I have spent the time working hard in the office and other hot spots of the house trying to reduce our clutter even more than we already have. Made great headway because who wants to go outside …