10 Ways to Save Money on Life Insurance

There are few concerns that are more stressful than wondering what would happen to your family in the event of you passing.  If some tragedy were to come against you, how would your family survive?  Do they already have the means necessary to maintain their current standard of living?  Or do they face the risk […]


Don’t Buy Without a Discount

How often do you shop online? Do you ever get to the checkout page and realize that the promotion code box is blank and it drives you crazy? I sometimes spend 5-10 minutes searching for a code because I am sure that there has to be one out there. And, if I don’t find one […]


How To Save Thousands of Dollars On Your Mortgage Without Refinancing

Interest rates recently fell to 3.750% for a 30-year fixed mortgage.  This historically low rate has prompted many homeowners to refinance their current mortgages in order to get the lowest rate possible.  A coworker recently closed on her home only to witness the new, lower rate literally two weeks later.  She thought about refinancing her newly […]


Saving Money As A College Student

Few things are more exciting that knowing that you are seeking a brighter future with a college degree.  However, it can also consume a great deal of your time, limiting the hours that you can spend working and making money every week.  Even worse, your expenses on tuition, books, supplies, and personal needs are sure […]


Home-Based Cost Cutting Techniques

The root of many poor spending decisions starts right at home. It’s from here where many families show how their approach towards spending ends up greatly reducing the money that comes into their family budget. Americans, in general, have a higher standard of living than many other developing countries and our collective addiction to debt […]


It's Saturday And I'm Beat!

Okay guys, I’m sorry that I’m missing in action, but I’m in another state dealing with my tenant, and it isn’t pretty. When I get back home on Sunday and have time to snuggle with my computer I’ll fill you in on the train wreck and migraine headache that is my tenant. It’s just not […]


Fun Free Stuff From Craigslist

I love browsing through Craigslist sometimes when I’m bored. It’s the holy grail of the online swap meet. You can find everything there from jobs to apartments and even some unusual things that I found when browsing this week. Craigslist is the frugal person’s dream for saving some serious cash – if you know where […]


How to Go Green in Big Ways Without Breaking the Bank

It’s not easy going green. It’s usually pretty expensive. Most efforts at making your home energy efficient and therefore making money savings possible require big investments. But there are a few ways you can cut down on your energy bill as well as alter it a little bit that allow you to take big measures […]