How Simplifying Your Month Can Save You Money

How Simplifying Your Month Can Save You Money

Less than half of all households don’t have at least three month’s worth of savings. Out of all the homes that don’t, 89% are employed, and 25% make incomes between $56,000 to $91,000 each year! Is it time for living simply? I can tell you there is never a bad time to...
How To Live On $2,000 Per Month

How To Live On $2,000 Per Month

There are two types of people who want to live on $2,000 a month. There are the people who only have $2,000 a month, or there are those who want to live on less by living on $2,000 a month and saving the rest. I’ve been on both ends of the spectrum, so I know what...
How No Spending Month Challenges Can Reduce Stress

How No Spending Month Challenges Can Reduce Stress

A no spending month might sound like more hassle than it’s worth. If you have a difficult time controlling your spending, a no spend month challenge might sound like setting yourself up to fail. One of the biggest reasons most people won’t do it is because they’re too...
How Giving More Can Help You Get Out Of Debt Quicker

How Giving More Can Help You Get Out Of Debt Quicker

Being in debt can make it feel like you are pushing along without the means to help others or giving to the poor. And it becomes even more apparent when the holidays come around because that’s when it feels like every organization and person you meet is looking...
College Savings And Discounts For Being A College Student

College Savings And Discounts For Being A College Student

When you’re in college, every little bit of money that you can save counts. Luckily, a lot of companies understand that college kids are looking for ways to save their hard-earned cash, and they have provided you with many options for saving that are only available to...
How To Pay For College When You Have No Money

How To Pay For College When You Have No Money

If you have a desire to allow your kids to go to college and an empty bank account, don’t worry. You are actually among the majority of college applicants out there today! In fact, more than 60% of all incoming freshmen failed to plan for college. A mere 11% of...
Mistakes To Avoid When Trying To Get Out Of Debt

Mistakes To Avoid When Trying To Get Out Of Debt

Are you drowning in debt? Are you ready to commit to paying off your debt? Paying off debt can be a real life changer. Not like finding a mystical mermaid with underwater caverns filled with coins and jewels kind of life-changing…but close! It’s still...
A College Girl’s Guide To Couponing

A College Girl’s Guide To Couponing

College can be a rough time in many young adult lives. Trying to manage to live on your own, keeping up with your studies and finding ways to make money to survive can be a huge task. Instead of reaching for another box of ramen noodles you can take some time to do...
How You Can Save $10,000 This Year

How You Can Save $10,000 This Year

What would you do if you had an extra $10,000 (ten grand) in your pocket today? Just think of what an additional $10,000 a year could do for your family. A few simple changes in your shopping habits can really add up to some BIG savings. Find out how to save Ten Grand...
Top Spots For A Frugal Honeymoon

Top Spots For A Frugal Honeymoon

Congratulations on your wedding! This must be such an exciting time for you! And while I’m sure you’re ready to pack your bags and head away on a romantic adventure, I want to make sure you’re prepared for the costs involved. I know, it’s a bit of a bummer, but when...
How to Pay Off Debt When Living Paycheck to Paycheck

How to Pay Off Debt When Living Paycheck to Paycheck

If you are living paycheck to paycheck, it can be stressful just to make it to your next payday. If you are struggling to make end’s meet and pay the bills, then it feels like you’ll never be able to afford to add debt payments into the mix. Adding debt to this...
How To Save BIG At Busch Gardens

How To Save BIG At Busch Gardens

Theme parks can get expensive quickly. Once you’ve scanned your tickets, the expenses just keep coming! While we are usually Disney fans, we decided to have a day of fun at Busch Gardens Tampa. The day was fantastic, without the expensive guilt trip. From your...
How To Save Money On Gas

How To Save Money On Gas

Whether you’re looking to save money on your next road trip, or just want to reduce your expenses, don’t overlook your fuel costs. If you own a car, especially one that doesn’t get very good gas mileage, then you know how much a full tank of gas can...
How to Live on One Income AND Pay Off Debt

How to Live on One Income AND Pay Off Debt

If you are living on one income, you might think you’ll never get out of debt. It is very possible to live on only one Income AND pay off debt too! Here’s how to payoff debt and only live off one income! I used to read other stories of families who had paid off...
How to Treat Yourself Without Spending a Dime

How to Treat Yourself Without Spending a Dime

Between keeping up with the kids school and sporting functions, keeping our homes semi-neat, running errands, and cooking meals, and in my particular case, running a home business, it’s hard to take time to treat or spoil yourself. Take it from me, in order to...
Are These Poor Money Habits Making You Broke?

Are These Poor Money Habits Making You Broke?

We are all guilty of certain bad money habits. In fact, I am willing to bet that even if you are the most frugal person in the world, you are still guilty of at least one bad money habit. For me, it was too easy to use our credit card. Over just a short period we...
Are Balance Transfers A Good Way To Pay Off Debt?

Are Balance Transfers A Good Way To Pay Off Debt?

If you have credit card debt then you know that over time it just seems to get more expensive. Plus you could be paying a ton of extra interest if you have your credit card debt spread across multiple cards. Whether you’re looking to put all of your debt in one place,...
How To Reduce Your Car Insurance Rates

How To Reduce Your Car Insurance Rates

So, you’ve bought a car, and everything seems great. It gets you from A to B, has excellent gas mileage, and is the perfect color for your personality! And then suddenly you get hit with crazy high car insurance rates. All the sudden you find yourself wondering how on...
Online Shopping Hacks To Rescue Your Everyday Spending

Online Shopping Hacks To Rescue Your Everyday Spending

Saving money might not be nearly as difficult as you think. With a few key insider tips from someone who shops online all the time, you could save thousands of dollars each year, and make your hard earned cash work much harder. Here are my best online shopping hacks...