How to Turbocharge Your Savings (Even on a Modest Salary)

By Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®      

“I can’t afford to save because I have too many bills!”

“Saving money is too hard because I don’t earn a lot of money to begin with.”

“I can never save consistently because something unexpected always comes up.”

Have you ever said or thought something like one of the expressions above?

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How to Keep Emergencies From Ruining Your Budget

By Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®

Having a financial back-up plan is a vital part of achieving financial security. After all, life never goes exactly according to plan. In any given month, something unexpected can happen that throws your budget out of whack. Your car may get a flat tire; a major appliance in your home might break down; or someone in your household could get sick, and you wind up with unforeseen healthcare bills.

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The One Budgeting Mistake Almost Everyone Makes

By Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®

If you’re trying to manage your budget properly and keep your finances under control, you already know that going overboard with your spending can be a huge financial mistake.But even if you understand the fundamental rule of budgeting – never spend more than you earn – chances are you may be violating another crucial principal of budgeting.
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