Category Archives for Money

Toshl (and its adorable monsters) keep me from being a total flake with money

I have balanced my checkbook exactly once in my life, shortly after I got my first checking account. I rarely have a precise idea of how much money I have, how much I’ve spent, or what I spent it on. … Continue reading

07. January 2013 by Pam
Categories: Life, Money, Organization, Productivity | 2 comments

Billr, so you don’t have to do math after three glasses of wine

I don’t want do math after even one glass of wine. Or before it. Or ever. And, though you want to be cool, after a while you get tired of splitting the check four ways when all you ever order … Continue reading

13. December 2012 by Pam
Categories: Entertainment, Food, Life, Money, Organization | Leave a comment

EEBA, you ain’t sexy, but my wallet is hot for you.

My husband and I, after realizing that we are merely large, undisciplined children, when it comes to spending, began envelope budgeting a few years ago. I know, it’s so freakishly dorky, but setting a limit for each category, and not spending when … Continue reading

01. November 2012 by Sam
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Do you really need that sparkly thing? Donate the money – Instead

If you spend a lot of time using social media, you’re constantly being badgered to sign petitions, support crowdfunded projects, donate donate donate… Venturing into our social apps is sometimes like stepping into another universe and suddenly being surrounded by … Continue reading

27. October 2012 by Pam
Categories: Giving, Life, Money | Leave a comment