We went on so many trips in 2018 and we aren’t stopping anytime soon. Especially with our new travel hacking techniques and discovering cheap travel destinations for the new year.
My parents gave us gift cards to Southwest Airlines for Christmas. I seriously love my family! That got me … Read more
Have you ever done a money saving challenge before?
They are pretty fun. Don’t stress.
Alright, I am just going to say it. Saving money is VERY difficult when you are on a low, fixed income. And then…the bills…
Don’t get me started on the bills.
When you … Read more
This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own.
When you purchase a new home, you may be ecstatic about this new chapter of your life and can’t wait to get moved into your new humble abode.
Not so fast though. I know you think your new home is … Read more
Free gift cards may not sound as exciting to you as they do for me, but listen up. Getting gift cards for free is basically free money.
Why would you want to pass up free money?
For example: As I was getting ready for our upcoming trip to Naples … Read more
Christmas, other holidays and birthdays have gotten so hyped and over marketed in stores lately. I think the same gifts and merchandise available in stores just keep getting recycled and regurgitated to you, year after year, but upgraded or slightly different in some way. I rather come up with a … Read more
As the holidays roll around, you might be getting anxious about upcoming holiday plans. Whether it be travel related, gathering related, meal related, gift related, or your family is just plain crazy, you are going to need some help getting through this holiday season whether you like it or not. … Read more
This blog post was sponsored by Qmee. All opinions are my own.
If you ever searched online for side gigs and apps to earn extra money in your spare time, you might have come across Qmee. Qmee isn’t your regular survey app. This app also pays you for searching and … Read more
This is a guest post written by Alli Clark who is focused on raising financial awareness and confidence among young adults and recent college grads.
Life as a college student can be full of challenges— from pulling an all nighter to finish a paper, to doing laundry without parental supervision. … Read more
It was about 1 year ago that I originally found the Dosh smartphone app. I think I came across an ad for it on Facebook. At the time, the app was still fairly new and still working out the kinks. I remember I had trouble withdrawing the money from my … Read more
This is a guest post from David at the Tiny House Society, a blog and dedication to inform more people about the tiny living movement.
Thinking about living tiny? Over the last several years, the tiny house movement has gradually gained momentum and a big online presence. This social movement … Read more
After summer and the extra vacations, you may seem a little more broke than usual. Totally understandable. With the holidays around the corner you will need to save some extra cash for family gatherings, present exchanges, dinners and maybe even more trips. I came up with some great ways to … Read more
This is a guest post by Cassie and David from Living Low Key. A few years ago they decided to change their lives by creating a budget, paying off debt, and saving $140,000 and counting!
How many of us spend our whole lives worrying about money? I know I used … Read more
As Halloween nears, so does the question of what to wear to celebrate this ghoulish holiday. However, I am not willing to fork over $150+ dollars at one of the local Halloween shops for a Khaleesi costume (Game of Thrones reference..). Call me cheap, but you probably aren’t willing to … Read more
Have you ever heard of a no spend challenge? If you read any finance blogs or apart of any finance groups, chances are you have. Having spend days or a no spend week challenge is a useful hack to saving more money.
According to CNBC, you can save more … Read more
If you are a first-time renter you may be looking at how to save money on your rent. There are a variety of ways you can do this, from the location you choose, to cutting monthly expenses, to lowering your utility bills. Once you have the know-how, you’ll be saving … Read more
Millions of people love using Expedia to book their travel plans and I don’t blame them. Expedia is one of the world’s largest and most easy to use online travel agencies. You not only can find discounted prices for airfare, hotels and cars on Expedia but you can also find … Read more
Do you feel like you are drowning in debt with no real solution? I ignored my student loan debt during the first couple of years which I regret. That doesn’t mean all hope is lost though. There are a couple of steps you can take to help you out of … Read more
One of the simplest ways to lower your household bills is by using green eco friendly products. Not only does going green help you lower your utilities costs but will lessen your carbon footprint as well. We all call the same planet home, so how about we treat it as … Read more
Our recent travel kick has got my wife and I looking at other areas to live in the Unites States. We fell in love with the Pacific Northwest and started looking at how much it might cost to live somewhere like Trinidad, CA. Our wishful thinking, fantasizing, and wanderlust had … Read more