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Budgeting Bare: June 2019 Spending Report

The numbers are in for the June 2019 spending report, and there’s some good news, some sort-of wins, some surprising realizations, some changed decisions and some explanations. Although things have changed drastically since I posted the May 2019 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: 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. …

What I spend in a month: september 2020
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What I Spend in a Month: September 2020 Spending Report

Do you know what you spend in a month? Tracking your spending can reveal interesting patterns in your spending and help you find ways to spend more consciously. In this post, one woman shares the mess-ups and successes of…

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8 Binge-Worthy Personal Finance Podcasts and Blogs

Personal finance is tricky business. The pursuit of financial independence is not a quick one. It’s a goal requiring time, endless amounts of patience in managing personal finances and determination with very minimal rewards in the process. Sure, there…

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How to Pay Off Credit Card Debt: The Ultimate Guide

What are the best credit card repayment options, and which methods are important to avoid at all costs? Paying off credit card debt is not a quick and easy process, but taking control and managing it may be easier…