Monthly Archives: October 2010

Personal Finance Blogs – Find Read Connect

When I started No Credit Needed in 2005 there were just a hand full of personal finance blogs.  Now there are thousands of them.  Keeping up with all of the great content and content producers can be difficult, but not … Continue reading

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Preparing For Debt Reduction Success

Get Organized – 1.  Find a manila file folder and label it “debt reduction plan“.  This folder will contain all of the information that you will need to succeed. 2.  Use the telephone and online access to your credit accounts … Continue reading

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Save Money On Lawn Care

When I was a kid, I never thought I would type the following sentence: I really enjoy yard work. Seriously.  I look forward to mowing the lawn, planting plants, raking leaves, and just spending time around the house, sprucing things … Continue reading

Posted in Frugality, Home Maintenance, Tips | 3 Comments

I Spend One Day Managing Finances And Then Enjoy The Month

My current system for managing our household finances is super-simple.  Here’s the entire process: Monthly Review On the last day of each month, I review that month’s budget, income, and expenses.  I make a note of any budget overages or … Continue reading

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