Ways to Save Money on Cooling this Summer

As we move closer to summer and the temperatures begin to rise, there are many ways to save on air conditioning that are easy and convenient, but often overlooked. Turn off the air conditioning. This doesn’t mean that you have to suffer through the heat, but rather than paying for air conditioning, turn on a fan. If you still feel like you need additional cooling … Continue reading Ways to Save Money on Cooling this Summer

Save on Summer Vacation

Believe it or not summer vacation is just around the corner! Stressing about finances and payments can take the fun out of any vacation, which is supposed to be a get-a-way! So don’t worry about where the money will come from, but instead start planning now so you can enjoy a stress-free vacation.

  • Be flexible regarding your travel dates. If you have an open mind and open schedule, you can plan your trip when airline tickets are cheaper. Some tickets are cheaper during different days of the week, for instance.
  • Stay with family or friends. Try to travel somewhere you have relatives and stay with your family rather than paying for a hotel or condo all week. Also, it would be a great visit! You can always repay them by taking the family out to dinner the last night, a great gesture for something they gave up for free. It is also a lot cheaper than a week of hotel rooms! Continue reading “Save on Summer Vacation”

Save on Your Cell Phone Bill Each Month

Do you agonize over your cell phone bill each month? Well you don’t have to! Here are some realistic tips to save on your cell phone bill.

  • If you are an avid texter, switch to unlimited text messaging. Ten cents for each text message over your limit can add up, so if you text as much or more than you talk, unlimited text messaging may be for you!
  • Stop using services you can get for free. For example, don’t use 4-1-1 to get information. Instead, opt for a free option few people know about: 1-800-free411. Continue reading “Save on Your Cell Phone Bill Each Month”

Savings in the Month of March

As spring approaches us, there are many smart buys ahead. For example, the Month of March is National Frozen Food Month. Look for discounts and coupons offered on many frozen food items. Visit http://www.nfraweb.org/promotions/ for more information on National Frozen Food Month. There are many links posted such as easy home meals and even a sweepstakes. Also, remember to take advantage of coupons on all … Continue reading Savings in the Month of March