My Lifetime Costs of Car Ownership

Have you ever thought about how much it costs to own and operate a vehicle? Sure, we budget for insurance and gas, but have you ever really crunched the numbers and added up the total amount you’ve paid for it all in your lifetime?

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June 2014 Budget & Goals

When I flipped over my calendar last weekend, I was amazed at how much I already had planned for this month. June is going to be busy, fun and incredibly productive! What are my plans? Well, it’s all in the budget…

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Update: May 2014 Budget & Goals

I realized I never actually shared my budget at the beginning of the month. May was pretty quiet, other than a one-week trip home to Victoria and Tofino, but I still went over in a few categories. Let’s take a look…

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Update: April 2014 Budget & Goals

April was month I had to fork out $500 for a wedding and still decided to spend money on myself. There’s a lot of red in this budget, but the one positive I can share is that I paid for everything with cash. Still, let’s see how the month finished up…

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April 2014 Budget & Goals

The last of three very expensive months is here! With a little bit of travel, and a whole whack of bridesmaid expenses, I’m two parts excited and one part anxious to see how this month will be. But you’ll see that I can’t meet my savings goals again…

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Update: March 2014 Budget & Goals

I’m so excited to share March’s final budget! The number at the bottom looks scary at first, but here’s why it’s not: I brought in an extra $1,125 this month, which means I actually came in under budget. Here’s how…

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