How to use the cash envelope system to save money

Why the cash envelope system is the best way to save money and stay on budget - Life of Stones

I know why you are here!  You keep hearing about this “cash envelope system” and finally your curiosity got the best of you!  Let me guess?  You decided you were finished letting your money stress you out!  And, you have decided to take back control of your finances and make some major changes…am I on […]

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How to Quickly Save a Starter Emergency Fund

How to quickly save a starter emergency fund - Life of Stones

I want to congratulate you on deciding to give budgeting another shot because it truly is the key to financial freedom!   I don’t want you to get frustrated if the first month doesn’t go exactly as planned, it takes some time to really find your budgeting groove!  Be gentle with yourself and be sure […]

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How to Create a Simple Monthly Budget and Stick to It

How to create a simple monthly budget and stick to it - Life of Stones

I know, guys, trust me….budgets are the worst, right? You probably didn’t even want to click on this link because you’ve likely tried budgeting many times before, right?  And if you’re anything like our family you’ve probably failed many times before too, RIGHT?!?!?!  Well, it’s time to turn that around and finally create a monthly budget […]

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