In a union of two people, you are bringing together different personalities, backgrounds, lifestyles, wants, needs, and desires. You’ll have similarities that bond you, and differences that can be a crazy maze to navigate through. Finances are one topic that can set two people apart from one another. That’s why it is important to have deep discussions about your marriage and money before these conflicts arise.
Budgeting is the best way to ensure that you are able to cover your cost of living; however, your budget is only effective if you make it accurately. So, here’s a list of expenses that you might want to include when getting started.
Congratulations on becoming a homeowner, or preparing to be one! In preparation, it’s good to become familiar with all the common bills for a house that you’ll have to pay. …
Before taking a job, it’s good to know what you’ll be getting yourself into. Are you able to live on that wage, or do you need to negotiate for something higher?
I was browsing the web and saw a query about eating on $5 a day. I thought… wow, that seems a bit difficult, but maybe it’s possible.
Here at Stack Your Dollars, it’s my mission to spread the knowledge needed to increase your financial literacy and take charge of your future. But hey! I’m just one person, and this is just one personal finance website among others. I don’t know it all nor am I able to cover all budgeting topics.