Would you like to save some money? Have less stress? Eat healthier? All of these are good reasons to start meal planning.
I originally wanted to write an article about how it's important to remember to balance your checkbook regularly (something I don't always remember to do). But then I remembered a conversation I had with my mom and brother recently and realized that there is a whole generation of people out there who don't have a checkbook, don't write checks, and probably don't care to write checks. So, how do you keep track of what is coming and going from your account if you're not a check writer? Here are some ways to make sure you're keeping track of your money:
If you're like me, you're a gift-giver. You love giving gifts at Christmas (or anytime, really). You love searching for the perfect present, wrapping it and presenting it to someone with love.