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How to Budget for an Outdoor Kitchen

Building an outdoor kitchen can give you more cooking options, force you to spend more time outside, allow you to socialize more, and even boost the value of your home.  But how are you supposed to budget for this large installation? And is it always worth saving up the money for it? Why Build a Custom Outdoor…

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How to avoid costly car expenses

Having access to a car can make your life easier in lots of ways, particularly if you have a growing family or don't live centrally. But it can also be a significant financial commitment when you factor in fuel, insurance, repairs, servicing, and other car expenses.  With car ownership on the rise since the pandemic,…

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Breaking Down the True Cost of Car Ownership

Car dealerships do not advertise the actual cost of owning a motor vehicle. If they did, fewer people would be willing to buy one. The truth is owning a car can be more expensive than you initially thought, whether you’re leasing, financing, or paying in cash. That’s because there are many other factors to consider…

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Top Tips for Planning a Secure and Happy Retirement

Many people don't realize that old age comes along faster than you might think. One day you're partying with your friends, and the next day you're trying to locate the social security office in your area so you can apply for social security benefits. The thing is, those benefits aren't going to be enough for you to…

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5 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

An American household's average food spending was $438 in 2021. However, food prices rose by 11.4% from 2021 to 2022, leading to increased grocery costs. Grocery costs differ from one household to another based on what they purchase, their consumption rate, state prices, and shopping frequency. While grocery spending and inflation are inevitable, being careless about…

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How to Budget for Winter and Beyond

A family’s budget fluctuates throughout the year. Winter and summer are potentially more expensive than spring and fall. Winter has holidays, increased heating expenses, the need for warmer clothes, and school expenses. Summer is when people travel, the kids are out of school, and more meals are provided at home, and there are summer activities…

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How To Save Money When You’re Expanding Your Family

Tips to Help You Save Money Before Your Family Expands and Money Becomes Very Tight Children aren’t cheap. If you’re thinking about adding to your family, or your new addition is well on the way, then you’re likely already on top of the budgeting for this brand new arrival. However, you can never go wrong,…

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