Side Hustles – Our Master List

Side Hustle master list

Have you ever had a side hustle?  In the last two years, we have tried a handful of side hustles to get through hard times.  Some have stuck, and some were just too much hassle to bother with.  Here’s the list of things we’ve tried and opportunities we are looking into! Side hustles we’ve tried Odd Jobs on Craigslist What…

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Budgeting as a Couple

Budgeting as a couple

I think I’ve mentioned in passing that my husband and I do a budget meeting together every Sunday night.  This meeting has been pivotal in our marriage and our finances, so I thought I’d write a little bit about how we structure that meeting and why it works for us.  Finances can be such a struggle in marriage and we…

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How I keep my groceries under budget

How I keep my groceries under budget

One of our budget categories that seems to get out of control easily is groceries!  It surprises me how one extra trip in a week can throw my budget wildly out of wack.  The grocery budget is one of the few categories I can decrease easily with better management, so I’ve found that having some tricks for keeping under control…

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How I manage my savings account

Savings Account Management

I’ve written a little bit about savings accounts before.  We are starting to branch out our savings and investment strategy, and I thought it would be a good time to write about how we manage our everyday, primary-use savings account! How we use our main savings account Our primary savings account that we access regularly holds money for a variety…

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