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...
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...
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...
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 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 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...
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...
SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS Buy at the Dollar Store

SEVEN (7!) Items I ALWAYS 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, 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 Reports...
Everything You Need To Know Before You Rent A Car

Everything You Need To Know Before You Rent A Car

When you’re on a vacation or business trip, the last thing you want to worry about is how you are going to get from the airport to your hotel. Many hotels have their shuttles to and from the airport, and with rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft available in...
How To Make What You Have Last Longer

How To Make What You Have Last Longer

Saving money isn’t always about how to find deals on clothing or how to save on your energy bills, although those are all good things. Many times, it’s about making the things you have last longer and therefore stretching your dollar. The longer your things last, the...
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...
Over Twenty Ways to Save When You Shop at Kohl’s

Over Twenty Ways to Save When You Shop at Kohl’s

Kohl’s is one of my favorite places to shop for clothes and accessories. The quality of their clothes is good, and they have such a large selection, I can always find something that fits my style. However, if you’ve ever set foot in a Kohl’s store,...
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...
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...