Finances

Money Matters, Trusting God

June 17, 2018

Trusting God with my financial situation is not easy. As a single mother who lives paycheck to paycheck, it’s hard to trust God with money. I’ve also made some foolish decisions and because of them, I am behind on bills. Still, God is calling me higher and I want to share this journey with you […]

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Getting The Most Out Of SNAP and WIC Benefits

April 7, 2017

At the beginning of every month, single mothers everywhere get a lump some of WIC and SNAP and sometime TANF benefits uploaded onto their card and before the month is over they are scrambling to make their meals stretch, here’s how that can be avoided. 1. Understand the benefits  WIC The Women and Children program […]

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Budget – It’s Important To Have One

February 10, 2017

Mama, let’s talk money!  Here is a copy of my budget that I had started to make for the next two weeks. I make a budget every two weeks because I get paid bi-weekly. In creating my budget I think about when things are due, I think about when  my paycheck hits, I think about […]

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No-Spend Week And How I Did

November 28, 2016

At the beginning of this month, we went over 20 Things To Do On A No Spend Week. The point of having these No-Spend Weeks was to save money for Christmas. And Mama, let me be honest I FAILED with a capital F! Here are a couple of reasons why: I spent the money that […]

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