Take Back Your Finances Week #15: Why It’s Important To Set Your Spending Threshold

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Dealing with finances and money isn't always a walk in the park. It would be nice to be someone that doesn't have to worry about the money running out, have no worries about the consequences of spending too much, worry about how to cover bills until … [Read more...]

Would You Lay Down For 70-Days Straight For $18,000? New NASA Bed Rest Study Open For Applicants

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Photo Credit Does the title of this post sound intriguing?  Does it totally sound fake?!? Well, it is totally legit, especially because it is from NASA! NASA conducts studies like this often to help in their research efforts, especially for their … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #14: One Week of 5-Minute Financial Checkups

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Wow, we have made it to week #14! That means that we are over 1/4th of the way through the challenges. Although the first several weeks were laying ground work and foundations, we are really diving into the heart of changes and habits that will make … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #13: Choose and Use Your Budget Tracker

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We are truly in the heart of the tried and true system we used to pay off over $100,000 in consumer debts.  We hope you are starting to get a glimpse of just how we accomplished this (using our 2x2 plan).  However we are also pretty sure it will take … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #12: Cut The Spending By 2% This Month

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Can you believe it's been 4-weeks since we made the first 2% cut from our budgets?  We know, time flies! We hope that the first cut and the last several works working on making that cut has been fruitful and beneficial so far! Know that it is only … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #11: Time to Increase Income by 2% this Month

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YAY! We are at this exciting point in our 52 Week Take Back Your Finances Challenge. We are at the part that many LOVE, bringing in a bit more income each month! Over the last couple of weeks you have done some prep work and tasks to start and … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #10: Turn Your Ideas Into Real Money

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We are spending these few weeks on bringing in extra income, and although we are going to focus on it over these few weeks, it doesn't mean that the ideas, the tips, the tools or even your own brainstorming and research need to end after we talk and … [Read more...]

Take Back Your Finances #9: Brainstorm Extra Money Making Ideas (and Our Money Making Journey)

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Now we are on the other positive upswing of changing our finances! Last week, you should have determined the 2% cut from your budget and started working on implementing this cut throughout the month! We hope that you've found that it's really not … [Read more...]