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When it comes to building to your monthly budget, almost every adult will have the same financial priorities. Mortgage or rent, utilities (including your cell phone plan), home / auto / medical insurance, credit cards, groceries, and loan payments are some of the most common items on any household budget, depending on how many people are relying on your income. Of course, when it comes to any budget, there are quite a few items we don’t always think to add, even though they’re still semi-regular expenditures. They may not be things you pay for each month, but if▸ continue reading
The COVID-19 pandemic brought about great shifts to the way people work, in many ways. Because of lockdowns, many offices switched to a work-from-home model to help prevent the spread of the virus and to keep people safe. It’s been almost a year and a half, and while most of the country is open now, many workplaces are opting to allow their employees to continue working remotely if it’s a good option all around. Spending your daytime hours in your home, especially if you are working, can affect your utility bills, as you’re consuming more electricity and▸ continue reading