Episode 13: Goals

In this episode, we discuss setting goals as a couple and the importance of establishing goals together. Show Notes Setting goals allows you to plan your budget realistically We break …

Episode 11: Budget Ratios

In this episode, we talk about budget ratios and how we use them to help guide our decisions. Show Notes Budget ratio general rules 25% housing cost (rent or mortgage, …

Episode 10: Budgeting for Trips

In this episode, we talk about budgeting for travel and also share Danielle’s travel tips! Show Notes Budgeting for travel comes out of what you have leftover each month Research …

Episode 9: Gadget Guy

In this episode, Nate discusses his problem with gadgets and how he is able to afford the things he wants though the budget. Show Notes Gadget fall into two areas; …

Episode 8: Food man

In this episode we talk about our food budget at why it matters Show Notes Going out is expensive, but fun We use our personal budgets for going out to …

Episode 7: Retirement Part 2

In this episode, we talk about our numbers and where we plan to be when we retire. Show┬áNotes Quick disclaimer: We are not investment or retirement specialist. We have no …

How I was raised budgeting

I’ve been told my whole life, “don’t buy things you can’t afford” and “live within your means.” It’s sound advice, but when you break it down, what does it really …

Episode 5: Baby time

Having a baby can be a stressful time. There are a lot of unknowns and nine months goes very quickly. Having a plan of action for your budget can help …