• How Sinking Funds Can Save Your Sanity

    How To Set Up Sinking Funds by InspiredBudget.com

    Have you ever tried to make a budget and then something goes wrong?  Maybe your car breaks down or needs new tires.  Or your child was invited to a friend’s birthday party and you forgot to budget for a present.  Even worse, your taxes went up and now you have to either pay a lump […]

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  • Eat At Home Challenge

    Eat At Home Challenge by InspiredBudget.com

    *this post contains affiliate links The other week I jumped on Instagram and made a huge confession. You see, our family is gearing up for a big move. We’ve sold our house and are heading 5 hours south to be closer to family. During this crazy time of our lives, I’ve seriously dropped the ball. […]

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  • How To Make Money With Rakuten

    How To Make Money With Ebates

    *this article contains affiliate links I’ll never forget the first time my friend told me about Rakuten (formerly Ebates). She said, “You earn money for making your normal online purchases!” I immediately thought it sounded like a scam. I mean, what company is going to give me free money just for clicking on their website […]

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  • 12 Budget Friendly Teacher Appreciation Gifts

    *this post contains affiliate links School is about to end and both teachers and kids everywhere are counting down the days until summer. It’s no secret that teaching is an intense job. I know firsthand (this is my 10th year teaching)!  There are many nights that I fall asleep thinking and worrying about other people’s […]

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  • How To Deal With Anxiety And Money

    How to deal with anxiety and money by InpsiredBudget.com

    Hello, my name is Allison and I suffer from depression and anxiety. You might be surprised to read this sentence on a financial blog. In fact, I cannot tell you how many times I sat here in my room and retyped that same sentence over and over again. Do I just come right out and […]

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