One of the many excuses people use as the reason why they don’t eat a healthy diet is that it costs more. But with careful planning and knowledge, you can spend the same amount on nutritious foods in the grocery store and get a lot more for your money. Plan meals ahead of time – Planning ahead prevents scrambling around for whatever morsel you can … Continue reading How to Eat Healthy on a Skinny Budget
When you try to make a transaction that exceeds your account balance, your bank will either decline the transaction or let it go through (usually for a fee), causing your account balance to go negative and be overdrawn. What the bank does depends on if you have an overdraft protection plan, and if so, what option you chose when you opened your account. Overdraft fees … Continue reading Understanding Overdraft Charges
It’s July and the highlight of your week is going to the movies? Well here are some fun summer ideas that you may have forgotten about, and are probably cheaper than your average movie outing! Go say “Hello” to the animals – Local Zoos often have free days once a week during the summer. Grab your kids and have a great day talking to the … Continue reading High Temperatures, Low Prices
One of the best things about the 4th of July is hanging with family, eating delicious food, and of course, catching a fireworks show! What’s even better? Almost all fireworks shows are free! So grab a blanket or chair, load the family into the car, and wish America a happy birthday with a great fireworks display. Here are 5 of the best fireworks shows in the … Continue reading Red, White, and FREE!