core spending

Your Core Spending

What is your core spending? Think of core spending as the money that you have already committed towards a current or future purchase. If you own stuff that need to be maintained then that’s part of your core spending. Same...

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paying cash

Paying Cash For Everything

I’ve heard a lot about the “cash method” as a way to decrease one’s spending. The concept is that you somehow become more conscious of your spending when you are paying cash for everything. Having to pull...

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$2,000 monthly budget

$2,000 Monthly Budget

Could you live on a $2,000 monthly budget if you had to? Regardless of your circumstances, could you do it? That’s $24,000/year or $500/week. Let’s run a few sample scenarios¬†with a $2,000 monthly budget. With all...

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Keep More Income

I was searching everywhere online on how to get more power out of my 1971 Ford Maverick. The consensus was that I needed to replace the worn out 200 ci engine for a stroked 331 ci engine. This was going to be around $5,000 in...

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