Budgeting tips for newlywed couples.
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This might sound like one of the most obvious tips ever, but I’m surprised at the number of times that people ignore this rule. Life is busy, and you go shopping when you have the time.
Is it your turn to cook the Thanksgiving dinner this year? Maybe it is your responsibility every year to cook this large dinner. If you have a large family, it can be quite expensive to cook a whole Thanksgiving dinner. Last year, the average Thanksgiving dinner for 10 people cost about $44. (http://www.aarp.org/money/budgeting-saving/info-11-2010/save_money_on_th...) Even if you have a small family, you might be interested in reducing your Thanksgiving dinner costs, and many people tend to overspend when it comes to preparing for Thanksgiving dinner. The following are a few tips that you can use to have a fun, affordable Thanksgiving dinner.
Controlling spending habits does not need to be difficult, in fact the process is a simple one. The difficult aspect of reigning in spending is deciding what you are willing to give up. By following these 5 steps, you will be well on your way to controlling your spending.
My income varies with each passing month. Sometimes there is a $700 difference from one month to the next, and so I had to quickly build a smart budget to overcome the volatility. Here’s what I’ve learned about budgeting on a variable income!