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  • Realistic Budgets

    If you are spring cleaning your finances, one of the things you may want to consider is looking over your budget. Have you been sticking to it? Have you even made one for the year? Read more about Budgets in The Dollar Stretcher: A workable budget plan http://www.stretcher.com/stories/12/12jan09h.cfm...
    Posted to Forum by AnotherBrandy on 04-10-2014
  • Realistic Budgets

    If you are spring cleaning your finances, one of the things you may want to consider is looking over your budget. Have you been sticking to it? Have you even made one for the year? Read more about Budgets in The Dollar Stretcher: A workable budget plan http://www.stretcher.com/stories/12/12jan09h.cfm...
    Posted to Forum by AnotherBrandy on 04-10-2014
  • Is It an Either/Or: Inheritance or a Work Ethic?

    Photo of piercing blue eyes and majestic silver hair courtesy of minds-eye This morning, I read this piece about how newsman Anderson Cooper will receive zilcho from his mother, heiress and millionaire-in-her-own-right Gloria Vanderbilt. This really got me thinking about a couple of things: 1. How did...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 04-01-2014
  • Money and Mood

    The other day, I read this (Not Safe for Work or Children if You'd Prefer Your Boss and Kids Didn't Know You Know Curse Words) Cracked article about odd things that can affect your mood. The third on the list? Money, which apparently can make you both depressed and unethical. In particular, the...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 03-27-2014
  • Avoiding Money Arguments

    "I just can't stay mad at you..." Whenever you have two distinct personalities living together in close quarters, there are bound to be disagreements on everything from the proper method of loading a dishwasher to the relative merits of Breaking Bad and Grand Theft Auto V. (Two guesses...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 10-15-2013
  • Saving Money Is All About Being Willing to Walk Away

    For Halloween this year, I decided months ago that I wanted LO and BB's costumes to be related to each other. My first thought was to have LO go as the house from Up and have BB dress as Dug the dog. Then I realized that just after giving birth to a new baby is not a great time to take on a major...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 10-10-2013
  • Observing Financial Desperation

    Yeah, I don't think adding brake fluid is going to help... As I mentioned before, BB (Baby Brother) was born late on Friday, September 13--but for various reasons which I will refrain from detailing here, we knew he was going to be arriving that day. I spent much of the day wondering aloud in the...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 10-04-2013
  • How do you Organize for Money Mgtmt?

    So how DO you organize your stuff (data, notes, logs, etc) for ongoing maintenance of money matters, and/or recovery plans... As a newbie here, I keep composing in my head some kind of Intro-Overview of my current situation but its too darn complicated and detailed, lol, so I decided to just jump in...
    Posted to Forum by thathippiechick on 09-19-2013
  • Non-Emergency Uses of Your Emergency Fund

    Photo courtesy of Joyous! Recently, a friend told me that her husband's employer had switched health insurance providers. Their original insurance included a Health Spending Account that came with a debit-type card. Whenever they had to go to the doctor or pay for a prescription, they could use the...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 09-19-2013
  • Money Issues You Might Not Anticipate When Having a Baby

    As of this writing, I'm am eagerly awaiting the world debut of our second baby, Thing 2. It's fairly common knowledge that parents are better prepared and more relaxed by the time their second kid arrives. (There were even some hilarious commercials recently that showed the difference between...
    Posted to Weblog by Emily Guy Birken on 09-12-2013
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