Halloween costumes can be expensive, and most of the time if you have store bought costume, you won’t be the only Pirate in the room. So here are a few original, cheap, and homemade costumes for kids, guys, and gals. Kids Bag of Jelly Beans This bag of jelly beans costume must be the sweetest one of the bunch! What you need to do: Get … Continue reading Costumes for Cheap and Easy
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
Last week we shared some tips for tackling Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Maybe you opted out of or missed these two shopping days, but don’t fret! You can still be frugal in your holiday shopping this year. It’s not too late! Remember that stores offer discounts, rebates and sales on and off throughout the holiday season – not just on Black Friday. Be sure … Continue reading Smart Shopping for the Holidays
Last week we talked about ways to save on cooling this summer, well here are some more tips for saving on energy and water bills while going green at the same time! If clothes can be washed in cold water, then wash them in cold water whenever possible! Almost 85 percent of the energy used to machine-wash clothes is from heating. Use a drying rack … Continue reading 5 Ways to Go Green and Save Green this Summer!
Here are some tips on how to be a smart car buyer:
•Be patient and persistent. The key to finding a good deal is being in the right place at the right time. If you’re more anxious to buy than the seller is to sell, you’ll reduce your chances of getting the best price you can. Continue reading “Missed Out On Cash for Clunkers? It’s not too late to get a great deal!”