The Best Way to Set and Achieve Your Goals

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Who has some goals you want to achieve?!  Striving for more money?  Looking for love?  Success? Goal setting is somewhat of an art.  Today I have a few tips I would like to share with you. I have set a ton of goals and FAILED at a good portion of them too but along the way, I […]

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9 Clever Ways to Save Money With Little Effort

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Yes, yes, I realize spend about 5 minutes on Pinterest and you’ll see 3,285 pins about ways to save money, which is why you haven’t seen a similar post on this blog before!  But as I’ve been helping others get on a budget and coaching them on how to cut their expenses and save money […]

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How to Automate Your Savings

How to automate your savings - Life of Stones

I’m excited to have Elizabeth here to help us figure out how to save boatloads of money in the upcoming year!  It can be tough to save especially when you feel you have no money left at the end of the month! Hey, y’all!  I’m so excited to be writing on Life of Stones! Thanks […]

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5 Books That Will Change the Way You Think About Money

5 books that will change the way you think about money - Life of Stones

One of the big characteristics of successful people is they are usually avid readers!  Are your finances in trouble?  Causing you stress?  Do you have negative opinions on money that you may have picked up from your childhood?  Pick up a book!  These 5 personal finance books have changed my life and they can change the […]

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3 easy ways to create joy and avoid the holiday stress

The holidays are my favorite time of year, they make me feel so warm and cozy and allows me to relish in my nerdiness by organizing my shopping list and budgeting spreadsheets! Unfortunately, it’s not all visions of sugarplums as the hectic schedules and perfectionism ultimately bring me to the brink of a nervous breakdown […]

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7 Frugal Money Habits of Wealthy People

7 money habits of wealthy people - Life of Stones

Have you always wanted to be rich?!  I have!  It’s fun to get caught up in how we would spend our millions if we ever hit the Powerball!  Now, in my mid-to late 20’s…ugh, fine…30’s, I finally realize how rich I truly am and it has nothing to do with money!  I still have big dreams, […]

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How to Create a Budget With an Irregular Income

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Do you have an irregular income that makes it difficult to set a monthly budget that works?  You know you need a budget but every time you sit down and try to work on one you probably get discouraged because of your fluctuating income, right?  I understand how difficult it can be to create a budget […]

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10 Frugal Gifts for someone who has everything

10 frugal gift ideas for the person who has everything - Life of Stones

Do you ever have a difficult time finding gifts for someone who has everything?!  We all know someone like this…you have to buy them a gift but everything you see, they already have!  Then when you do find an amazing gift it’s way out of your budget, can you relate?? I love LOVE giving gifts but […]

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