How To: Thanksgiving on a Budget

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time to spend with family and give back to your community, but the actual meal preparations can sometimes be a bit more expensive that you’re ready for. Luckily, in the Internet Age there’s a wealth of knowledge at your fingertips. There are articles and tips, recipes and more just waiting for you to utilize. Here you can find a full menu … Continue reading How To: Thanksgiving on a Budget

Do you have a rainy day fund?

This article details some of what you can expect from the Fed in September, and a lower-risk option for your money saving needs. If you don’t already have a rainy day fund, now is the time to start one. A money mutual fund is a low-risk, albeit low-reward, way of letting money accumulate for savings. This could be helpful if you find yourself in a … Continue reading Do you have a rainy day fund?

Financial Health Can be Yours This Year

One of the most popular New Year’s resolutions year after year is to become financially healthy, while at the same time money worries for many Americans have also steadily increased. Have you made a resolution to save money in the New Year? It’s only February, but have you already started breaking it? If so we are going to list some steps to help you keep … Continue reading Financial Health Can be Yours This Year

Reducing Holiday Bulk Without Breaking the Bank

With a season of holiday cheer, bundling up for warmth and, of course, non-stop feasting, it’s easy to pack on a few pounds during the winter months. If you’re trying to get in shape for warmer weather, fulfilling a New Year’s resolution, or just trying to stay healthy and fit it may be the perfect time to think about getting a gym membership. But with high … Continue reading Reducing Holiday Bulk Without Breaking the Bank

New Year’s Resolutions Can Be Healthy and Frugal

If your new year’s resolution for this year is to eat healthier, you will be glad to know this habit can improve not only your health but also your wallet. Contradicting to the common belief that being healthy costs more, eating healthy actually saves you money in many ways: Skim on soda, energy drinks and coffee shop beverages (brew your own instead) to cut the … Continue reading New Year’s Resolutions Can Be Healthy and Frugal