Earn Extra Cash with Seasonal Jobs for the Holidays!

Whether you are a college student on break or you’re just looking for a part-time job to earn some extra cash over the holidays, pay attention! Web sites such as http://www.monster.com and http://www.snagajob.com offer seasonal job listings where you can search by your city and state.  Here are some common jobs to keep in mind while on the job hunt: Local Retailers – Many large … Continue reading Earn Extra Cash with Seasonal Jobs for the Holidays!

Unique Tips to Help You Save!

From our previous blog post titled “Are You Living Paycheck to Paycheck? You’re Not Alone,” we asked our readers for suggestions on ways to save. Here are our favorite ideas that can help you get the ball moving with your savings plan! Every time you break a dollar, put the change towards savings. For example, if you spend $1.50 on a package of gum, place … Continue reading Unique Tips to Help You Save!

Need Help Finding Cash? You May Find Some in Your Closet!

When you are running low on cash, a creative way to find some money is by exploring the items in your closet. Here are a few creative ways to make your closets work for you! Sell to Consignment Stores – Many consignment stores will sell your items for 50% of what they can resell them fore. Check out NARTS.org for a list of shops in … Continue reading Need Help Finding Cash? You May Find Some in Your Closet!

Turn Unexpected Income into Savings for your Future

Tax rates have changed this year, and many people will see a slightly smaller tax bill due to this temporary reduction in Social Security taxes. This translates into an increase in your take-home pay. Instead of spending this money, start (or increase contributions to) a retirement plan. You can also always begin a savings plan. This is a great opportunity to do something for your … Continue reading Turn Unexpected Income into Savings for your Future

Beat the Heat this Summer – And Save Some Cash, Too!

Is the Summer heat starting to get to you? Well, if you are a drink guzzler like me, the price to run to the convenient store and grab a soda or take a quick drive to the drive-thru can easily add up. So cool off and take advantage of these deals we have found! Most Circle K convenient stores are offering any size fountain drink … Continue reading Beat the Heat this Summer – And Save Some Cash, Too!