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Ken Locklin

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Budgeting Together
Budgeting, debt, financial freedom
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Casa Grande, Arizona, United States
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SIK (Single Income, Kids)
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Moving forward, we will be posting twice a month instead of every Friday. We feel that this will give us a better chance to provide quality content every time. With that being said, if there is something related to budgeting, finance, or money that you want to know more about, either comment here or let … Read More "Changes coming to Budgeting Together!" The post Changes coming to Budgeting Together! appeared ...
Posted: Aug 17 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Spend money when you want on what you want! Last summer, we went to Wisconsin to visit family and friends for a week and a half. When we got home, we had grass that was easily a foot tall in our backyard (not to mention the weeds!) It was time to spend some money… Prior … Read More "Spend money when you want on what you want!" The post Spend money ...
Posted: Aug 10 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Pressure to postpone your plans Knock, knock, knock Peer pressure is knocking! You open the door to see someone holding a clipboard. What runs through your mind first? Hi, my name is Ken, and I want to save you money on your television service! Even if you pay for tv, you probably don’t want to talk … Read More "Pressure to postpone your plans" The post Pressure to postpone your plans appeared ...
Posted: Aug 03 2018 @ 10:00 AM
BookScouter: Sell your used textbooks easily! I can still remember when my wife was in a geology class in college. The textbook was over $100, and it was copyrighted the following year. At the end of the semester, she assumed (as did most people) that it would still be worth a decent amount. It still … Read More "BookScouter: Sell your used textbooks easily!" The post BookScouter: Sell your used textbooks ...
Posted: Jul 27 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Don’t budget: Budgets make you feel guilty Have you ever heard that if you don’t budget, you’re better off? Have you heard that budgeting makes you feel guilty? Maybe you said it yourself! The American culture is one in which people regularly don’t budget. We want to “keep up with the Joneses”, and we therefore … Read More "Don’t Budget: Budgets make you feel guilty" The post Don’t Budget: Budgets make ...
Posted: Jul 20 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Quick! Everyone in the car! It’s 3:13, and you just remembered a 3:15 appointment, meeting, or activity. Late, again! It can be really hard to keep track of everything that we need to do in our fast-paced, busy lives. But there are some things that can make it a little easier for everyone. I’m not … Read More "How do you keep track of everything you need to do?" The post ...
Posted: Jul 13 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Have you ever been so focused on one thing, everything else becomes a blur? That’s what this week was like for us: completely focused and completely distracted! Monday morning, we bought a Christian bookstore that was otherwise going to go out of business. I owned an online retail business in the past (on Geocities at … Read More "I was so focused, I got distracted!" The post I was so focused, ...
Posted: Jul 06 2018 @ 10:00 AM
“Help! Someone call 911! There’s a baby in a car screaming!” Imagine you’re shopping, and someone suddenly comes in shouting that… What would you do? A man in the store immediately reached for his cell phone, when he heard “911” only to leave it and run out of the store when he heard what happened. … Read More "Making Mistakes: How Do You React?" The post Making Mistakes: How Do You ...
Posted: Jun 29 2018 @ 10:00 AM
Do you wish your family could afford a vacation? In 2009, we found out that my wife was pregnant with our first baby, due in November. Since we didn’t know how easy it would be to travel with a baby, we flew from Wisconsin to California and enjoyed a week-long vacation together. It was great! … Read More "Do you wish your family could afford a vacation?" The post Do you ...
Posted: Jun 22 2018 @ 10:00 AM
This article is coming soon, so check back Friday! The post Travel Hacking appeared first on Budgeting Together. ...
Posted: Jun 20 2018 @ 2:04 PM


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