The past two months I've been sharing our home buying story and resources that we found helpful along the way. In an effort to organize and put all these resources in one place I wanted to provide a "super post" with links to my home buying centric posts and financial workbooks. Am I Ready To [...]
Tag: 50/30/20 Rule
Am I Ready to Buy a Home?
Ready. Set. Budget.
I am a huge proponent of the 50/30/20 approach to budgeting (see below). This is a great place to start the budgeting process if this is your first attempt at budgeting and have no other baseline to follow. The budgeting style I am covering in this post are for those had started tracking their spending [...]
The Ultimate Budget Detox
I'm dedicating the month of April to budgets and am excited to kick it off with this post on re-setting your budget using a budget detox. With all the craziness in the world and the constant news cycle showcasing the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and economic recession, I've been doing my best to looking [...]
What’s a Sinking Fund?
We got an exciting piece of mail the other week! My husband's dear friend from high school is getting married in Hawaii next fall. When we opened the save the date and got past the excitement of a destination wedding in Hawaii we decided this was a can't miss opportunity for us to travel Hawaii. [...]