Dave Ramsey Christmas Budget Application

Dave Ramsey Christmas Budget Application

Like any good personal finance blogger, I follow Dave Ramsey on my personal Facebook account. You know, same thing that normal people do. Usually I just browse the titles of most of this stuff, and don't really have time to read it. Today something caught my eye, most likely because it had the words "Christmas" and "Budget" in it. I decided to click on the link and check out what new shenanigans DR was up to this time. Lucky for me, it was something pretty awesome, and if I had a team of expensive developers behind me as well, I totally would have created this tool a LONG time … [Read more...]

What Gifts Are You Giving For Christmas?

What Gifts Are You Giving For Christmas?

Every commercial, ad and sign is talking about what you NEED TO GET for Christmas this year. And though I can appreciate gadgets as much as the next, I really like to think more about what I can get other people than what I am going to get myself. I've always had a tough time making a Christmas list, maybe because I forget that I need anything, or maybe because when I think about it, I don't actually NEED anything. Whatever the case, it's always more exciting to me to give gifts this time of year. What Are You Giving For Christmas? So, since I get excited about giving and seeing others … [Read more...]

5 Simple Ways To Save Money On Christmas Decorations

5 Simple Ways To Save Money On Christmas Decorations

"It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas"….well, at least at our house it is! It is definitely that time of the year again, and all things that twinkle and jingle start showing up everywhere you turn! I enjoy every part of the Christmas season, especially putting up Christmas lights (check 'em out here). And we're pretty stocked up on 'nog and gift wrap here in the iHB household, but we also have a ton of Christmas decorations that we've amassed over the years. We've been fortunate enough to get some great deals on these decorations, and I wanted to share with you some ways that YOU can … [Read more...]