4 Ways to Live Within Your Means

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4. Give Pragmatically   	The Johnsons, who tithe 10% of their income to their church, have managed to live within their means without forgoing charity. “For us, the key to financial prosperity is adhering to the biblical command to be a good steward of our money—including supporting our church and community while still maintaining a frugal lifestyle,” says Terry. 	What you can do:  If you tithe or donate money to an organization or charity, include that as part of your budget. Figure out an amount or percentage you’re comfortable with and don’t exceed it. Or, if you’re on a really tight budget, find free ways to help such as volunteering your time or donating rewards points.

4. Give Pragmatically The Johnsons, who tithe 10% of their income to…

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