It’s that time of the month! Time for a review of my past months earnings and spending. When I invite you all to explore the nitty gritty of my finances down to the penny.
Creating a monthly meal map helps us plan for our busy weeks and get a handle on our grocery budget. Here’s how we did in January.
I have some intense savings goals for 2020, and I got off to a good start this month.
The average wedding in the US costs $29,858, and in our region of Florida the average cost is even higher at $42,038. So, I thought in honor of my one month-iversary, I’d do a breakdown of what we spent.
These questions help keep my spending well within my “budget” and they make me way less stressed.
Even though I fully understand that the start of a New Year is ultimately an arbitrary marker of time passing, there’s something I like about sitting down, reflecting on the past year, practicing gratitude, and thinking about things I want to work on for myself in the new year.
Turns out, spending your money more intentionally (rather than mindlessly) leads to having more intentionally awesome experiences and a lot less stress. Who knew?
Hi, I’m Kaylie! I’m 25 and I’m at the beginning of my journey to financial independence (FI). I’m starting Butch on a Budget to help keep me motivated and accountable, and also share my experiences as someone who is just starting to figure out this money thing.
Cassie and my relationship with money hasn’t always been the smoothest. In fact, at the beginning, it was a bit of a roller-coaster.