The Envelope System--for budgeting your paychecks and staying on budget. This was actually how I saved up $630 for a computer and $350 for a new aquarium at the same time... then I stopped doing it. Maybe I should start again.
How to Budget Your Money With the 50/20/30 Guideline
Family emergency binder (store passports, birth and marriage certificates, SS cards, health records, emergency contacts, extra money, etc). Keep in safe place and easy access in case of fire or emergency evacuation. See template GREAT IDEA