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I can think back and vividly remember a time when our finances were out of control. We were running ourselves into the ground and desperately needed to start managing our money better. We had a good income and our bills weren't out of control but our spending was. We were wasting money away on things we didn't NEED and ending up in a situation that left us with nothing leftover at the end of the month. I remember the sinking feeling when I realized that we needed a major financial makeover. We needed to change our whole outlook on how we spent our money.
Since then I'm happy to say that we have our spending in check and we are no longer in a place where we are digging a hole for ourselves financially. We follow a budget and we've done well at sticking to it. It's so imperative to take control of your finances and not let them get so far out of control that you can't get back to a financially sound situation. That's why I'm excited to bring you some useful, FREE tools to help get your finances in check. Do this now. Don't put it off any longer!
Kmart has teamed up with the author of Girl, Get Your Money Straight!, Glinda Bridgforth to bring you family budgeting and savings advice, useful templates and money savings tips! The Share the Word Financial Empowerment platform was created to honor the African-American legacy and provide valuable resources to enhance the lives of Kmart customers. The first step to becoming a Kmart Smart and financially savvy shopper is downloading this FREE guide full of tips to get you started on the road to getting your finances in order: http://kmrt.us/LRWIw3. In addition, she’ll help you make your money go further with Kmart programs such as Layaway and Shop Your Way Rewards benefits.
What are your favorite money saving tips? What tips helped you get your finances in order?