Create a Financial Strategy for Budgeting and Saving

By Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®

If budgeting and saving money seem like difficult tasks to conquer, perhaps the issue is that you’ve not yet created a financial strategy for achieving these goals. Here are some ideas to  improve your savings, and make you a better budgeter, by creating a financial strategy that works for your lifestyle.

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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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