Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

It’s that time of year again for the big Resolution. While it’s no secret that few actually follow through with their resolutions, would money incentives motivate you more to reach your set goal? Two apps attempt to help users do this through making a bet – where your money is literally put on the line to accomplish a certain goal. See if they are for … Continue reading Would you bet on your New Year’s resolution?

Gifting guide for the holidays

The month of December entails extensive shopping for holiday gifts, decorations and not to mention those once-a-year deals that altogether can take much effort and planning. If you could use some help with year-end holiday shopping, here are a few general guidelines: Buy earlier: Champagne – For this festive drink, deals are sweeter closer to the beginning of December, or further away from Christmas Day … Continue reading Gifting guide for the holidays

Small ways to save big on holiday gifts

When it comes to saving on holiday gift shopping, next to general saving guidelines like sticking to your budget and knowing when to buy what, there are also a number of small tips to save here and there while you’re shopping. Although each may seem small, these mini-savings can really stack up. So as you go through checking off items on your gift list this … Continue reading Small ways to save big on holiday gifts

Beware of your gifting spirit this holiday season

As the calendar turns from November to December, the holiday season seems to be going in full swing. Christmas lights are already at some places and the holiday gift “potentials” are already on display. The holiday spirit is running high. You might have already put together a list of gifts to buy this year. While the feeling of gift-giving is fuzzy and fitting for the … Continue reading Beware of your gifting spirit this holiday season