All through 2014, as our Money & Finance contributor Kelly Whalen, from The Centsible Life, walked us all through the basics of budgeting from start to finish so that we would be able to have a stronger grasp on managing our family’s personal finance. One of the best things we can do to save our family money is to begin to control our funds (and to not let them control us). As part of our m challenge focus on money management, I thought this would be the perfect time to gather all of Kelly’s brilliant tips in one place!
Kelly Whalen’s Down to Basics Money Series
Budgeting 101: 5 Easy Steps to a Budget that Works
Reducing Expenses: Put the ‘Personal’ In Your Finances
Money Savvy: How to Deal with the Unexpected
Earn More Money to Help Save More and Pay off Debt Faster
Evaluating the Cost of Home: Renting vs Buying
Cars, Trains, Bikes, and Feet: How to Get Around for Less
Can Debt be “Good” Debt?
5 Ways to Teach Kids Money Management
Do You Really Need That Degree? College Loans, Options, and Savings
Planning for your Second Life: The New Retirement