This is a guest post by Cameron Huddleston, author of Mom and Dad, We Need to Talk. She writes about how to help aging parents with their finances on the Carefull blog. There might come a time when the roles are reversed and you will have to help care for your parents. It could mean […]
There are very few "financial" things you do each and every day - saving and spending money is one of them.
Whether it's on gas to get to work, food to put in your body, or shampoo to wash your hair - you're spending money.
If you want instant progress with your finances, it's by learning how to save more of your cash. This archive will show you all the tricks I know to make your dollar go further.
Our most popular posts are about our store specific hacks, like Amazon, Costco, Uber, and Netflix; but we also share how to get free food at restaurants on your birthday, how to cut your cable and save $800+ and 105 easy ways to save money guide.
If you’re a teen looking for a job (or a parent helping your teen find a job), you’re in luck! Most people know that 16-year-olds can work in a variety of stores and restaurants. However, some companies will hire teens as young as 15, and sometimes even as young as 14. We’ll share where you […]
Everyone knows they should be getting life insurance. But more than anything else, the biggest question is how much life insurance do I need? Unfortunately, there’s no quick or easy answer to that question, at least not if you want a reliable number – because everyone has different needs. But to help you determine how […]
Speaking from personal experience, I’ve been making money from home for the past seven years. I went from making a couple of hundred dollars a month to supporting my four kids–all from the comfort of my home office. We’re sharing some great money-making ideas for people with a variety of skills and interests. And all […]
Knowing where to sell jewelry can help you fetch the most cash. You can sell your jewelry at local retailers, such as jewelry stores or pawn shops, or online. Choosing the best option will depend on several factors including how fast you need the money and what jewelry you’re trying to sell. Where to Sell […]
Are you in the market for a new or new-to-you car? If so, you’ve probably wondered “How much car can I afford?” While your local car dealership might be happy to tell you the sky’s the limit regarding your car purchase, your personal budget might be telling you a different story. Spending more than you […]
A few years ago*, I purchased (invested in?) a few Series I Savings Bonds. It wasn’t a significant sum but I wanted to see what it was like. Series I Savings Bonds are inflation-adjusted savings bonds that have a fixed interest rate and an inflation rate that is adjusted twice a year, in May and […]
It’s been a crazy few months as we adapt to social distancing guidelines at work, school and our daily lives. Did you ever think you would see going from record-low unemployment claims to record-high claims virtually overnight? Banks, businesses, and lawmakers are offering relief if you’re feeling the effects of the novel coronavirus shutdowns. Most […]
Did you know that TD Bank was founded in 1855? The TD in TD Bank stands for Toronto-Dominion – the name of the two banks that would eventually merge to form TD Bank. The Bank of Toronto was founded in 1855 while The Dominion Bank opened its first branch in 1871. It wasn’t until 1919 […]
Most taxpayers have been or will soon be receiving a coronavirus stimulus check worth up to $1,200 per adult ($2,400 for couples) and $500 per child. It will take several months to distribute every stimulus check and, as a result, we will begin hearing about stimulus check scams. Unfortunately, scams happen in regular times and […]