How To Save On Hotels

How To Save On Hotels

If you were tempted to splurge while at home, just wait till you’re on vacation! While you’re on break, the last thing on your mind is how much money is left in your wallet until there is none. Vacations are not that far out of reach, even if you are working on a...
How To Never Pay For A College Textbook

How To Never Pay For A College Textbook

If you’re like me, you’re astounded by the price of a college textbook nowadays. I mean, come on! You’re already paying for room, board, tuition, and now you get slammed with these ridiculously expensive textbook costs? There needs to be a better way. And, lucky for...
How To Create A Budget When You Hate Budgeting

How To Create A Budget When You Hate Budgeting

When it comes to budgeting, sometimes we make it harder than it has to be. Here’s the thing, a good budget will not only tell your money where to go but help you stay on track, so you don’t overspend. While it is good practice to track your spending anyway, a...
Why Living A Healthy Life Can Save You Money

Why Living A Healthy Life Can Save You Money

When you think of the cost of being healthy, some things that might come to mind are gym memberships, organic foods, vitamins, and other expensive workout programs. While these are in fact ways to incorporate a healthy lifestyle into your everyday life, they are not...
Is It Practical To Get An Annual Pass For Disney World?

Is It Practical To Get An Annual Pass For Disney World?

Having an annual pass to Disney World is a cheaper way to experience the magic and wonders of Disney whenever you want. We have been Disney World annual pass holders for 3 years. Sometimes we go over to one of the parks just for the evening to do a couple quick rides...
How To Plan Your Honeymoon On A Budget

How To Plan Your Honeymoon On A Budget

So, the wedding is over, and you’re ready for the honeymoon But wait! It’s far more expensive than you originally intended for it to be! Don’t let this happen to you. Your honeymoon is supposed to be a special time between you and your spouse, so the last thing you...
The Biggest Mistakes People Make When Budgeting

The Biggest Mistakes People Make When Budgeting

The idea of creating and sticking to a budget probably sounds pretty straightforward. All you have to do is make a plan for where you want your money to go and then stick to it. Sounds pretty simple, right? Don’t make these mistakes when starting your budgeting...
How To Save Money On Healthcare

How To Save Money On Healthcare

Healthcare these days can be a nightmare. What policy should you choose? How can you save the most money? What is covered? It’s like a maze that almost makes you need a doctor from a headache it causes. But through all the decisions and choices, there are some things...
How To Organize Your Coupons

How To Organize Your Coupons

One way to make sure that you will use the coupons you spent time acquiring is by getting yourself organized. And that begins with how you are storing coupons. There is nothing worse than heading to the store only to later realize you forgot a coupon for something you...
Items to ONLY Buy at the Dollar Store!

Items to ONLY Buy at the Dollar Store!

I always joke with my husband that when we walk into the dollar store, armed with a couple one dollar bills, that we feel RICH! 🙂 But there are definitely items at Dollar Stores that, while only $1, are too expensive and can be purchased cheaper elsewhere. Consumer...
Things That Are Worth The Extra Money At Disney World

Things That Are Worth The Extra Money At Disney World

A vacation to the happiest place on earth comes with a big price tag, and unless you win a free trip, there aren’t many ways to vacation at Disney for free. There are so many ways you can save money, get great deals, and ways to stretch every dollar on things to do in...
How To Use Coupons To Help Those In Need

How To Use Coupons To Help Those In Need

We all want to be helping needy families in time. Especially this time of year when there is a chill in the air and it seems so sad that kids could be going to bed hungry or not receive anything for Christmas. When you use coupons, you can not only save money on all...
The Ultimate Guide To The Cash Envelope System

The Ultimate Guide To The Cash Envelope System

The cash envelope system wallet is a spenders godsend when it comes to budgeting. This easy way of budgeting will keep you from going over budget, and help you stay accountable and on track with your budget. While using a paper envelope to keep your money in each...
How To Raise Your Credit Score

How To Raise Your Credit Score

Raising your credit score rating is a lot like losing weight. It’s not something that can happen overnight, and there is no such thing as a quick fix. Your credit score is determined by your past behavior and not just what you are doing presently to address it. So it...
Trim Your Cell Phone Bill

Trim Your Cell Phone Bill

Remember when cell phones used to be simple flip phones that you could fit in your pocket? Now, it is rare to see someone who is not carrying a smartphone in their pocket, if it will even fit in their pocket. Cell phone bills have gone through the roof over the past...
What It Really Means To Be Frugal

What It Really Means To Be Frugal

Frugality is often confused with being poor or cheap and spending only the minimum. But I’ve found that living a frugal life isn’t about sacrificing and feeling deprived. Being frugal is learning to live smarter so that you can afford to live the life you...
No Spend Activities For Girl’s Weekend

No Spend Activities For Girl’s Weekend

Whether you see each other every day or haven’t seen each other for months, having a weekend with your girlfriends is a must no matter how busy you are. Just think about the idea of having your husband watch the kids for a weekend, no grocery shopping to do, and all...
How To Afford Travel Even When You’re In Debt

How To Afford Travel Even When You’re In Debt

You may be looking at your budget and feel like all your money is going toward paying bills. Sure paying your mortgage, student loans, car loans, and credit cards are all necessary payments, but if you are in debt, it can feel like all you’ll do with your money is put...