Productive Activities to Resist Blowing Your Budget

Spending money is easy – you see something you like, and you buy it. Frivolous spending on a regular basis can land you in debt. Avoid months or years of paying off debt from irresponsible spending. When the urge to shop or acquire something new pops up, put your energy towards doing something productive as an alternative to spending money. Here are some suggestions to get you started:
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8 Budget Tips for Summer Savings

Sticking to a budget during the summer can be a challenge. Coworkers in new summer clothes and friends gallivanting out on exciting weekend getaways may tempt you to head to the mall or book a trip that you can’t really afford. It’s a disappointing to have to turn down invitations to parties, dinners, and trips. So in addition to using your Kaiku Card to limit the amount you can spend at a given time, try some of these tips to save money and have fun on a budget this summer.

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5 Tips to Save Money on Your Wedding

Wedding planning is challenging and stressful even in the most agreeable circumstances. The first step to staying within budget is to actually decide what your budget is going to be. Once that figure has been determined, use a system such as The Knot Budgeter, which will automatically tell you how much you should be spending on everything from décor to gifts. It will also allow you to track all your payments and their due dates.

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