Archive for May, 2014

Love and Money

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Monday, May 19, 2014

Good relationships are built on trust, honesty, and compatibility. Many divorces have money as a major point of contention. These two concepts are related! So it makes sense that beginning and continuing relationships with candid and sustainable financial expectations and practices can help your love life – or  it can’t hurt. It’s common – and […]

Budgeting Through Substitution

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Monday, May 12, 2014

Too many of us cringe when we think about cutting back on what we spend. Creativity and substitution can make spending reductions more painless – maybe even fun. Here are a few ideas. Movie outings. Lots of movies are just as good on a home screen. A movie in a theater tends to run $5 […]

Money Tips for Single Parents

By Linda Leitz - Last updated: Tuesday, May 6, 2014

If you’re on your own and raising kids, money is probably a concern. Making ends meet may be a problem. Or maybe you feel like you have enough money, but don’t have a system for how your money flows – especially in regard to your kids. Either way, here are some tips that may help […]