Six Most Commonly Missed Expenses for August

Six Most Commonly Missed Expenses for August

Can you hear that? School bells are ringing. Somehow summer’s nearly gone. (Where did it go?) Maybe you’re not ready for summer to end—but you should make sure your budget is!

If you’re still popping leftover firecrackers in denial that summer’s over, it’s time to move on. As you arrange your budget for all the change August can bring, think of these commonly overlooked expenses:

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8 Most Commonly Missed Expenses for July

8 Most Commonly Missed Expenses for July

With fireworks inevitably starting a week early at a neighbor’s house near you, July is bound to get the welcome it deserves.

We’re talking about the month packed with patriotic parties, cookouts, and weekends at the lake. With so much fun going on, it’s easy for certain events—and the costs that go with them—to sneak up on you. Not on our watch!

Here are some expenses to consider when creating your budget this month:

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10 Most Commonly Missed Expenses in May

10 Most Commonly Missed Expenses in May

Spring has sprung! The month of May is full of picnics, celebrations and lazy days on the back porch. But with so much going on, it’s easy to get overexcited and overextend your bank account. Cure that spring-spending fever as you create your budget before May even gets here. To give you a head start, we’ve listed 10 spring expenses for you to keep in mind:

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6 Creative Ways to Make Extra Money

6 Creative Ways to Make Extra Money

You’re torn. You’d love to start building up your Christmas fund, paying down debt, or saving for an anniversary trip, but your budget’s already jam-packed.

You don’t want to commit to another full-time job to pump up your income. After all, your free time is precious to you.

But what if you didn’t have to overwork yourself to meet your budgeting goals? What if you didn’t even have to get a traditional second job? Here are six smart ways to make extra money without sacrificing all your down time.

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