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Budgeting Bare: March 2020 Spending Report

The March 2020 Spending Report numbers are in, and holy shit, did I spend a lot of money in March. Between putting down a hefty apartment deposit (one and a half month’s rent– ouch) and moving (YAY!), I spent…

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How to Create a Budget Like a Budgeting Bare Pro

This week at Clo Bare, we’re going to talk about how to create a budget. It’s simple, it’s straightforward and I’ll even give you links to download the actual Google docs spreadsheet (yes, I’m ancient and I use a…

Clo Bare February 2020 Spending Report
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Budgeting Bare: February 2020 Spending Report

February 2020 was a decent month where I FINALLY succeeded in spending some quality time with myself! Which means I also spent a little less money than normal, helping with my yearly budget totals. In this February 2020 Spending…

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Budgeting Bare: March 2019 Spending Report

FAM– I am back on budget. At least for March. As it turns out, I still haven’t (fingers crossed), had to pay anything extra for the car rental in Italy. I’m still expecting some large bill to randomly show…

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Budgeting Bare: January 2020 Spending Report

January 2020 spending report numbers are in, and… drumroll please… it was an expensive month for one-off expenses. I spent nearly $5k in January, about $2k of which wasn’t exactly planned. Taxes hit (spoiler alert: I did not get…

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Budgeting Bare: October 2019 Spending Report

I interrupt the “Destructive Relationships to Avoid” series to bring you– October 2019 Spending Report! Alrighty, it’s the first month of the second year of budgeting and there’s some cool stuff happening but some big stuff I’m still working…

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Budgeting Bare: November 2018 Spending Report

Clo Bare's personal financial struggles have not stopped her from attempting to become Debt Free by 33. Reaching her finance goals go beyond debt repayment, car loan payments & saving money to travel. …

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Budgeting Bare: November 2019 Spending Report

How is November almost over? Wasn’t it August yesterday? I’m pretty sure I’m still stuck in 2015, but somehow it’s almost December and the numbers are in for my November 2019 spending report! Annnnnnnnnnd? I was under budget by…

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Budgeting Bare: December 2019 Spending Report

December 2019 Spending Report numbers are in and I’m happy to say I was under budget! Woot! This month has three pay periods in it so this spending report will be a little extra long and the numbers will…