Monthly Archives: March 2012

Stuck with your Finances? Here’s how to Budge it

There are lots of great suggestions out there for saving money. One I’ve found particularly useful is making a budget. This post is to help personal finance beginners to think about money, and take control of their own financial situations. A budget is a detailed plan for the formula below. Income – Spending = Savings For more savings we… Read More »

Fiscal Update – Feb 2012

February was a pretty average month. There were no unexpected expenses and I didn’t overspend on my budget. Starting March, the income for my part-time job will be reduced by half because they’ve cut my hours due to the school’s scheduling. Which means I can spend some extra time sleeping, or doing something equally productive ┐(‘~`;)┌  The big rally… Read More »