Do you remember those Free Credit Report commercials? They featured a young man playing a guitar singing a jingle about how his poor credit led to so many problems in his life? It was catchy, for sure, but it also came with a catch. When you signed up for your “free” credit report, you also […]
There are very few "financial" things you do each and every day - 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.
Today’s post is a guest contribution from a fellow blogging friend of mine, Sean from The Money Wizard. When he approached me about sharing his journey to building an early retirement portfolio, I was intrigued because he comes from the financial world. It’s a world where people celebrate high salaries, high expenditures, and retiring early […]
When you need a document or a package to get somewhere tomorrow, it can get really expensive. Sometimes you have to ask yourself if you really truly need it to be there the next day, or if you only need it to be postmarked by today. For example, if you mail your tax return, you […]
Are you in the market for a checking account and considering TD Bank? They’d like to sweeten the deal for you with a pair of checking account promotions that are among the richest we’ve seen for a checking account. The terms are fairly simple for both – open an account and receive direct deposits. The […]
Dave Ramsey is a polarizing figure. Some people love him and swear by his advice. After reading his books and listening to him on the radio, many have changed their lives. It’s quite amazing. But others disagree with his approach. Some think he’s just a savvy businessman. Some point to his anti-debt stance and how […]
‘Tis the season for holiday gift exchanges! Every year, our group of friends does a White Elephant gift exchange. That’s where you bring a gift under a dollar amount (ours is $25) and we all draw gifts in order. The first person picks a gift, unwraps it, and then waits. The next person can steal […]
If you’re looking for gently used designer clothes, shoes, and accessories, Poshmark is one of the most popular marketplaces online. Founded in 2011 by Manish Chandra, Poshmark is a marketplace that lets you buy and sell clothing, accessories, handbags, shoes, dresses, and even makeup on online. It’s a great way to buy products at a […]
If you want to get better at managing your money, you should start with a budget. But who wants to track everything in a spreadsheet? (if you do, here are a few free budgeting spreadsheet templates to get you started!) That’s where a budgeting app comes in. One of the more well-known apps in this […]
Do you ever feel as if your budget only seem to go up? Or you find yourself spending on things you never remember spending it on? If you’re already budgeting, it can be a frustrating experience. But not uncommon. And if you’re as busy as I am, it could be difficult to muster the time […]
When my girlfriend (now lovely wife) and I first started dating, we’d go on various road trips together. I don’t think it was that long ago but this was before the days of having Waze or Google Maps on your phone. We’d print out Mapquest directions! I’d drive, she’d navigate, periodically changing the directions because […]