Simplification is One Way to Cut Down on Expenses

March 13, 2013
Budget Tips

We live in a complicated world. There are demands thrown at us from family, friends, co-workers, media… essentially everyone who surrounds us. And some of these expectations are not in our best interests (even though people might think they are). We are barraged with making decisions about everything we do, and almost everything has a price tag. It costs for entertainment. It costs for food. It costs us even to …Read the Rest

Five Ways to Stay Financially Afloat in a Struggling Economy

Five Ways to Stay Financially Afloat in a Struggling Economy
December 9, 2012
Economics

While the economy seems to be slowly picking up, we’re still not out of the hole yet. In fact, the …Read the Rest

The 3 Reasons Money Brings Satisfaction But Not Happiness

November 22, 2012
Economics

I recently read this post on “Psyblog“, which is written by Jeremy Dean, a researcher at University College London,  and …Read the Rest

Waste Not, Want Not – being more aware of how we waste in our daily lives

Waste Not, Want Not – being more aware of how we waste in our daily lives
November 12, 2012
Financial Planning

We often build habits that we grow up with which we keep long through our adult lives and don’t realize …Read the Rest

Book it Early: Save on Holiday Travel Amid Rising Fares

Book it Early: Save on Holiday Travel Amid Rising Fares
October 16, 2012
Financial Planning

Rising air fare can contribute tremendously to the already stressful and expensive task of planning a vacation. Thanksgiving and Christmas …Read the Rest

5 Tips to Teach Your Children Smarter Finances Before They go to College

5 Tips to Teach Your Children Smarter Finances Before They go to College
August 25, 2012
Budget Tips

For most parents, watching a child make the transition to college is an emotional cocktail: mix two parts pride with …Read the Rest

Importance of Filing Taxes on Time

Importance of Filing Taxes on Time
May 9, 2012
Budget Tips

A lot of people never seem to worry about filing their taxes on time. While it’s true that you won’t …Read the Rest

20 Free Family Fun Things to Do

November 21, 2011
Budget Tips

I’ve recently been trying to think of things to do that are fun and free. The kids are my big …Read the Rest

Free Spreadsheets

October 27, 2011
Money Management

Over the next few weeks I’ll be adding a few spreadsheets for people to use. The first one is a …Read the Rest

Hacked!

October 14, 2011
News

I had my websites hacked a couple of months ago and haven’t been able to correct that. I had to …Read the Rest

Using Coupons Advantageously

October 14, 2009
Budget Tips

How to Properly Shop with Coupons Coupons are often touted as great money savers and the greatest way to save …Read the Rest