Being Professional about Your Finances. Take Advice from Ms. Career Girl

by Rachel Yeomans | September 24th, 2009   

I find this challenge to not only be a fantastic way to structure one’s spending, but also a way to work through the challenge as a group and refute ‘budgeting’ as a term so evil it’s equated with ‘taxes’ and ‘IRS’ – *shiver. So to show my drive and appreciation to Ms. Career Girl’s challenge, sign me up!

Here’s an excerpt from the blog post “The “Don’t Go Over in October” Spending Detox Challenge“ from MsCareerGirl.com.

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piggy bank Being Professional about Your Finances. Take Advice from Ms. Career Girl

Thanks to my admitted love of all things fabulous, I’ve decided it’s time to get out of my comfort zone with money.

Last month, I took the time to get a little more intimate with my mint.com account and noticed that my spending was out-of-control, especially in certain non-necessity categories…

Therefore, I’m challenging myself and all of you readers to the “Don’t Go Over in October” challenge.

Click here to read through the rules and purpose and most importantly, to join in!

What better way to kick start fall than with a budgeted lifestyle shift that doesn’t take away from you style, but rather adds chic career savvy?

1 comments
MsCareerGirl
MsCareerGirl

@theworkwardrobe Heck yeah! Can't wait to see how we do!