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  1. Stay at home moms
    Do you know that they say that if people had to pay for the services that a stay at home mother does in a day that they would earn at least a six figure income. Tell me that anyone could afford to pay for what a sahm or sahd does! They seem to forget all the extra's a wife and mother does (or a...
  2. News you can use
    Saving for retirement on a low salary With a little careful planning, you can still have a comfortable retirement. There are plenty of tools and resources to help you figure out where you stand.
  3. Careers
    I recently found out that I am the lowest paid member of my group. We all perform the same function and basically do the same job. There are pay bands in which all positions fall. I am the newest member of the group and therefore expect to make less than the others but this is a large...
  4. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Yesterday dh was told he is going from hourly to we will be getting paid every two weeks instead of weekly....that means we have to be more budget minded than ever....It has been 20 years since I had to deal with this type of pay schedule... I know I can do it, I did it before(and I...
  5. Simple Living
    I'm re-reading Charles Long book How to Survive w/o a Salary , one of the best books I've read on financial independance and he states we can with: - controlled expenditures - require some income - we need to prepare Do you feel that you'll ever come to this point?
  6. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Charles Long wrote a terrific book How to Survive w/o a Salary and I've read it numerous times. It comes highly recommended. Could you survive w/o a salary? How would you do it? Where would you begin? How would you look at supplementing a income so that you could survive?
  7. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Come April dh's pay will be monthly. I thought it was rough biweekly and now we will be adjusting to monthly. I keep telling myself, it shouldn't be too different because it's the same amount of money, but I can't help feeling anxious over this new change. Anyone else budget monthly salary? I...
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