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
Whether you don’t have time for a job while in college or have one but have to go home for the summer, you are going to need a couple of summer money making ideas to rack in the cash.
I went away to a state school my first year of … Read more
Depending on what country you live in, finding affordable healthcare can be tough. If you are in the United States like myself, it gets complicated. If you don’t have health insurance at all, you get fined a hefty cost come tax time. Then if you don’t have affordable health insurance … Read more
This is a guest post by Patricia Sanders. Patricia Sanders has been working as a content writer for over 4 years. She contributed many articles to various finance communities and blogs. Reading and writing meaningful content are her 2 passions in life, and she loves to nurture them on a … Read more
There are a million reasons and excuses people make up in their heads to avoid saving money. Whether it be that they think saving money is too hard or that they think they must spend their money as soon as they get it.
95% of the time, our money motives … Read more
You know all the hype that came out of nowhere about subscription boxes? And then all of a sudden there was a subscription box for absolutely everything under the sun from hot sauce to fitness accessories. There are even subscription boxes for free samples and other free stuff.
Yep, you … Read more
I have come across several people throughout my life that use the excuse of money as not being able to take care of their pets. Money doesn’t have to be an issue when it comes to pet care. You don’t have to spend a ton of money to take care … Read more
This is a guest post by Michelle Schroeder-Gardner and the founder of Making Sense of Cents, a personal finance website. She helps readers learn how to earn more, save more, and live more. She sold her house in 2015 and has been traveling full-time with her husband and two dogs … Read more
Are you a life hacker? If so, you probably know how useful it is to get crafty and find new and easier ways of doing things. If you innovate small everyday things, you can transform your life. Life hacks don’t just save time, they save money too.
It might blow … Read more
The beginning of the new year is the perfect time to get your finances in order. There is no more important time than the present to make a positive change in your life. A sore financial situation with debt piling up is nothing but a dark cloud that hangs over … Read more
As many of you may know, I don’t have any kids but admire those who do. I think life is hard enough just keeping track of myself and couldn’t imagine keeping track of another one of me. I don’t know how single parents do it and honestly when Daniel asked … Read more
If you were anything like me a couple years ago, the sound of the words ‘Finances’, ‘Budgets’, and ‘Taxes’ scare the heck out of you. Your finances don’t have to be scary if you learn how to budget. You can make your finances your new best friend if you take … Read more
With a new year, comes plans for a new you. Everyone is panicking after the holidays, trying to lose weight. They will sign up for all the ‘hot’ weight loss programs to find out that they paid way too much for the same results they could achieve on their own. … Read more