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24 Frugal Holiday Gifts for Christmas

I love celebrating the holidays. I love seeing the joy on my kids’ and loved ones’ faces when they open the gifts we’ve gotten them. I also love to not spend money. This might seem like a rather conflicting statement, but as I’ve learned over...

10 Cheap and Easy Meals

One of the ways individuals, couples and families waste the most money is on a bloated grocery budget. A lack of planning, a lack of creativity and no knowledge of what things cost at the grocery store can easily double the amount of money one spends on groceries each...

Don’t Let the Fine Print Bite You In the Rear

After returning from a fabulously indulgent all-inclusive vacation in Mexico last month, I can’t stop fantasizing about what’s next.  Of course my inbox is no help.  Every day there’s some new promotion- hot summer sale, 24-hour madness,  $99 deals!  While I haven’t...

10 Things to Buy Used

If you’re trying to save money, take a good look at what you’re spending your money on. I’m not talking about necessities like food and living expenses, but rather things you are paying way too much money for. In fact, there are several things that you may be paying...