These Apps a Day Keep That Debt Away

Budgeting Moneyhub– Bring your money to life with the ultimate money management app Money Dashboard–Money Dashboard helps you save money, budget more effectively, and make better financial decisions. Use it to keep track of your spending across your current, credit card and savings accounts, no matter who you bank with, and start making daily savings by understanding where all your money goes each month BillTracker–From the … Continue reading These Apps a Day Keep That Debt Away

On an Average Day, What Do You Spend Money On?

It’s striking that one in three Americans claim to keep a monthly budget but most people don’t know how much they spend on a single day. Now, some of us use mobile apps for budgeting, but for those who don’t, how much do you think you spend? Let’s go through a day in an average person’s shoes. Continue reading On an Average Day, What Do You Spend Money On?

Money Leftovers Are Nice Too

The average Thanksgiving dinner is right under $50, but it’s still nice to hold on to a few presidents instead of stale stuffing. These are some good tips for keeping in mind as you plan for Thanksgiving, and really, any other dinner party in the future. Plan your Thanksgiving dinner on Saturday night. Crazy, I know, but then you could take advantage of all of … Continue reading Money Leftovers Are Nice Too

7 Money Lessons For College Freshmen

The most exciting time is here – you are about to start college! You will get to manage your own schedule, and very importantly, your own money. It can be a learning curve – so let us help you with the first steps! Take these tips with you when you start college in these coming weeks: About credit – Your credit behavior now can make … Continue reading 7 Money Lessons For College Freshmen

Red, white and blue dishes for cheap

While BBQs have always been a classic for July 4, you can still incorporate red, white and blue vegetable and fruit side dishes to celebrate the flag’s holiday and keep the summer cook-out cool. Even better, with the right ingredients, you can celebrate on the cheap! For our readers, we’ve aggregated by color some vegetables and fruits that are in season and so are sold … Continue reading Red, white and blue dishes for cheap

Common Ways Restaurants Get You to Spend

The food industry has become extremely competitive in the United States over the past 50 years. Before the 1960’s there wasn’t much competition, but as years have gone by, there has become an overwhelming number of dining options introduced in the market. With this high competition, successful restaurants must market themselves to both attract customers and maximize their spending. Here are a few techniques restaurants … Continue reading Common Ways Restaurants Get You to Spend

National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month, and what better way to begin preparing for the summer season than eating healthier – for less!  Eating healthier can be difficult and expensive, so we have included these 5 easy tips to help you add to your nutritional repertoire without adding to your budget: 1.       Eat before you shop. Avoid letting your eyes grow bigger than your stomach.  Beat … Continue reading National Nutrition Month

New Year’s Resolutions

With 2010 coming to a close, many people are looking toward a healthier and more frugal 2011. In fact, two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions year after year are to become a healthier individual and to improve one’s finances.

Health and wealth can go hand in hand. Studies show that healthier individuals miss work less and also are more productive on the job, resulting in more money.

Also, unhealthy habits like candy, cigarettes and fast food are costly! Cutting back on these unhealthy items can add to your wallet! Continue reading “New Year’s Resolutions”

Savings in the Month of August

Everyone likes breakfast food, right? And we know everyone likes to save money. Well for the entire month of August kids can eat free at IHOP from 4 – 10 p.m. everyday! This is at participating locations and only during the month of August. There are still plenty of days left to take advantage of this money saving opportunity! Also, have any other money savings … Continue reading Savings in the Month of August