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Living with less [electronic resource] : so your family has more / by Jill Savage and Mark Savage.

Savage, Jill, 1964- (Author). Savage, Mark. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780824948559 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0824948556 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 209 p.)
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Guideposts, c2010.

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Formatted Contents Note: Less is really more -- Redefining "more" -- Counter-cultural mindset : it's an out-of-this-world experience -- Contentment : living with less and liking it -- Simplicity : sometimes less really is more -- Sacrifice : forfeit to win -- Frugality : living with more time and less money -- Faith : ordinary people trusting an extraordinary god -- Community : you can't do this alone -- Finances : budget is not a bad word and cash really is in vogue -- Savings, investments, and insurance : it's all about the risk -- Food and clothing : have your cake and eat it too -- Housing : there's no place like home -- Transportation : you're driving me crazy -- Holidays : santa's on a budget and vacation is a non-negotiable -- College : higher education at lower cost -- Income : make money doing what you love -- Are you a "less is more" family?.
Summary, etc.: Jill and Mark Savage share real tips to help real families facing downsizing or those simply trying to live well, all while putting their families first. The Savages, writing together, look at the attitude adjustments that husbands and wives need successfully live on a limited income. They balance those attitudes with practical actions that will help families live the life they long for. Sprinkled throughout are true stories from real families who have used Jill and Mark's techniques for living richly. Their honest, straightforward, in-the-trenches-right-along-with-you approach will inspire and encourage parents that they can live well while still putting their families first.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Finance, Personal.
Contentment.
Families.
Thriftiness.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting / Child Rearing
Genre: Electronic books.

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