Summer Fitness Savings

It’s almost summer time, and that means that it’s also the time when people start getting fit.  Whether you’re trying to keep up your beach body, just get back into the swing of staying healthy; classes, active wear, and equipment can get add up quickly.  Follow these simple tips to keep your wallet as healthy as you are: Look out for free classes offered by … Continue reading Summer Fitness Savings

Saving on Summer Fitness Trends

The summer fitness craze is in full swing.  Whether you’re trying to keep up your beach body, or maybe just wanting to wow classmates in the fall, classes, active wear, and equipment can get very pricey very quickly.  Follow these simple tips to keep your wallet as healthy as you are. Look out for free classes offered by sporting goods and athletic clothing stores.  Many … Continue reading Saving on Summer Fitness Trends

Back to School Saving

August is coming up fast.  Are you ready for the new school year?  Whether you’re a college student buying textbooks and sweatpants for class or a parent shopping for your children, there are many ways to save on this year’s back-to-school list.  Here are some steps you can take to get the most out of your shopping experience. Take inventory of what you already have.  … Continue reading Back to School Saving

Painless Ways to Boost Your Savings

Fall is on its way and for many this could mean paying tuition, gearing up for holiday shopping, or just taking on new expenses such as a car note or mortgage.  It can be hard to even think about saving when all you can see are piling expenses.  Saving is vital to your financial future and no matter what the situation; you should always find … Continue reading Painless Ways to Boost Your Savings

Gear Up for National Picnic Day: Save Big While Still Being the Hostess with the Mostess

Picnics are a classic summertime source of entertainment and June 18th is all about celebrating them.  While you might have plenty of food at your picnic, you could be left feeling empty handed if you break the bank to prepare for the meal.  Here are a few tips that will keep both your guests and your wallet happy at your next picnic. Use your everyday … Continue reading Gear Up for National Picnic Day: Save Big While Still Being the Hostess with the Mostess

How to Save on Dining This Summer

Summertime means sunshine, laughter and good times with good people.  Often these good times include going out to eat with friends and family.  No one wants to miss out on a good meal, but dining out can get pricey if you’re not taking the right steps to stay on budget when you’re out with the gang.  Below is some money saving advice that will help … Continue reading How to Save on Dining This Summer

A+ Back-to-School Shopping Tips

August is the unofficial start of the back-to-school shopping frenzy. To your kids, shopping for new clothes, gear, and school supplies may be the only good thing about going back to school, but that doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune every year. Hold off buying trendier gear. Items like lunch boxes and pencil holders follow different trends every season. Kids may love a … Continue reading A+ Back-to-School Shopping Tips

High Temperatures, Low Prices

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

How to Travel on a Budget Part II: Hotels and Accommodations

Looking for a hotel can be stressful. But with these tips and tools it can be as relaxed as the Hawaiian shirt in your closet waiting to be worn. Staying in a Town Next Door – Sometimes the smaller towns close to where you are going have hotels that are much less expensive. If you don’t mind the 15 minute ride, you might just save … Continue reading How to Travel on a Budget Part II: Hotels and Accommodations