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Christmas Reality

December is most definitely one of those times of the year when you really realize just how challenging money planning actually is!! For me, and I know I am not alone; the last three months of the year are the most costly.  It seems that all I have done is dish out money!  It started with...
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Christmas: What’s it’s all about for you?

On the way in to work today I was having a discussion with a coworker. We were talking about Christmas shopping and all of the gifts our children will receive. We debated how much a reasonable amount of money should be spent on each child and how our spouses’ views are completely different. We have...
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I really, really want a Dyson…

5 years ago I got married, with our new found wedding money we promptly went out and bought a vacuum cleaner. It was a pretty good vacuum… until 3 months ago. It finally broke down to the point of no return. I have a cat, 2 children and wall to wall carpeting. It’s almost impossible...
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I HATE toys!

I have two very small adorable children and the one thing I can’t stand is that kids come with stuff… Lots of stuff. I dread the holiday’s because of all the extra toys I have to find a place for in my house. I’m a working mom; finding time to clean my house is hard...
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