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Living Paycheck to Paycheck: A Quick Guide to Making Your Paycheck Last

February 20, 2017

  Living paycheck to paycheck got you feeling all weary, doesn’t it? A few of you have reached out to me, either through email or the reader survey I sent out a few months ago. You have expressed concerned about being able to get ahead, but it just seems like you can’t make your paycheck last until your next payday. I have a goal of being one month ahead of my expenses; however, some of you are simply trying to…

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Before you spend your tax refund, here are 8 smart ways to spend your tax refund so you can get ahead.

8 Smart Uses For Your Tax Refund

  Tax season is upon us once again. Some of you loathe this time of year while some of us don’t mind one way or the other. Then we have the folks who anticipate it so much that they’ve already spent the money before…

February 13, 2017
Here are the 9 best survey sites to join to make extra money online
Money Side Hustles

9+ Best Survey Sites to Join for Extra Money

  Today I’m going to share the best survey sites to join for extra money. There are thousands of them out there, but there are only a few that I will fool with for extra cash because not all survey companies are good companies.…

February 11, 2017
If you want to save more money and stop overspending, check out these 8 simple, yet effective tips! They really will help!
Money Savings

8 Easy Ways to Stop Overspending

  After surveying my lovely readers a few months back, I noticed one common recurring theme that seemed to be giving you all trouble – overspending. You wanted to save, pay bills, and pay off debt; however, you always felt like there wasn’t enough…

January 22, 2017
If you're finding trouble saving to get ahead, could cutting cable help you get your money right? Yes it can and this article shows you how!
Money Savings

Can Cutting Cable Help Save Your Finances?

  Okay, let’s talk. I love keeping it one-hundred and this is one issue that really perplexes me. Like, literally it drives me nuts! Broke people and cable. And no, I’m not saying “broke people” to throw shade and make it seem like I’m…

November 9, 2016
Are you looking for additional ways to make extra money? Well, you might already have things you can sell to make extra money. Here are 11 things to sell to make extra money.
Money Side Hustles

11 Things to Sell To Make Extra Money

  Welcome to LAAB. Today we’re going to discuss things you can sell to make extra money. If you’re new here, LAAB focus on was to help you make money, save money, and pay off debt.  For more about making money, visit these posts.…

November 2, 2016
Here are 7 financial mistakes to avoid this holiday so you won't begin another year broke!

7 Financial Mistakes to Avoid This Holiday

  This is one of my most favorite times of the year. It always has been ; however, the reasons for it being a favorite have changed over the years. Growing up, the Christmas holidays were my favorite because it meant I would overindulge…

October 24, 2016