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Introduction to Frugal Living

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Introduction to Frugal Living

Post by AlleyRose on Wed Nov 16, 2016 11:25 am

So what happens when you decide to quit your job to stay home and home educate your child? Your income is reduced BUT what happens when your hubby's income is taken away by the closure of the mine he was working at??!! Chaos ensues!! 2 incomes down to NONE and they were very good incomes so we were accustomed to a certain way of life.

When hubby did actually get a job it is one of the lowest paid jobs you can get! As Christian people the question rolling around in my head was "to what purpose is our being poor" Wasn't till many years later that this truth was revealed to me and here I am now sharing with others the way we managed to survive and still do. We have debts like everyone else and the cost of living is ridiculous but we kinda got good at budgeting and not living beyond our means. I think that is the key. Well that was up until I recently got us into more debt and bought computers and ridiculous crap for the computers ugh. $4000 later and we are in further for the next 3 years ugh. Hopefully through my experience you guys will think twice before you do a lot of the things I have done LOL!

I still have gotten very clever with little money so I hope it helps!

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