“In the event of an emergency, over half of Americans would struggle to come up with $2,000 according to a 2011 study by the National Bureau of Economic Research.
Many of us want to save more, but is it possible that in trying to save money you could actually find yourself spending more? As a financial advisor, here are five different ways that I’ve seen exactly that happen – and what you can do get yourself back on the savings track…”
You can read the rest of the article on her site (www.moneyzen.com): http://www.moneyzen.com/protect/financial-advisor-saving-strategies-that-can-lead-to-overspending/
Enjoy! And if you know of a great budgeting article, send it to me! I would love to read it.