Category Archives: Finances

Why I Took a Leap into the Stock Market

Well i took a leap into the stock market with the help of Mr. Pancakes.  He’s been dabbling for several years and definitely trust him to be my stock broker and adviser…after all…the money i am using is also his … Continue reading

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How do you know when you are on a budget?

Disclaimer: Stole this from Dave Ramsey because i thought it was hilarious! 1) Kristen: Your four-year-old asks, “Mommy do we have a coupon for this?” about any item she wants to buy in the grocery store!  2) Stephen: When you’re … Continue reading

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Marriage & Money

I know the chocolate was a bit much…so here’s something a little more thought provoking and not as sweet!During pre-marital counselling, one of the topics that we discussed was Money and Marriage! And of course as most or all of … Continue reading

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I’m Doing the Weekly Money Check-In…

This my first adventure in the linking game! While blog hopping over the weekend, i came across this very cute blog called myprettypennies.com.  I started reading her blog and was immersed in her story telling about her financial journey and … Continue reading

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 As newlyweds there are many things that Society tells us we should do in order to have the American Dream! The following are: 1. Have a big wedding 2.Go on a big honeymoon 3. Buy a bug nice house 4. Buy brand new cars 5. Go On … Continue reading

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Wedding Finances…

One of the best things about planning our wedding was the finances! Mr. Pancakes and i were on opposite ends of the financial spectrum.  I am the free spirit in our relationship while he is the nerd, as daveramsey.com would refer … Continue reading

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