Buying too many clothes can seriously ding the family budget. The average family of four spends around $1,600 a year on clothing. That is a sobering statistic when you contrast how much men spend on clothing annually. As the head of the household or … [Read more...] about Need vs. Want: How Many Clothes Do You Really Need?
Leaves changing color, nights getting cooler, and football on television are all signs that fall is here. Another sign of fall is the lower number on the utility bill. Air conditioners don't have to hum as much, but it's not a time to turn on the … [Read more...] about Paying Your Utility Bill: Pay As You Go, or Even Pay?
Last week Clever Dude featured a series of posts all about building a plan for your money. I can't promise that it will be THE solution for someone struggling to find a way to manage their finances, but it's at least a guideline that can be used as … [Read more...] about How To Build A Budget Series Step 4: Reducing Spending