Budget Tips

Most Popular Money Articles – Financial Tips and Goals

One of my favorite topics is money – I love talking, thinking, and writing about financial tips and goals! I’m not as hard-a$$ed as Dragon’s Den Kevin O’Leary when it comes to money, but I live in a million dollar house, go on exotic vacations every year, and have a healthy stream of passive income […]

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Tips for Enjoying Your Money for Penny Pinchers and Savers

Tips for Enjoying Your Money for Penny Pinchers and Savers

I’m not just a penny pincher – I hate spending money! I’m tired of being frugal, so I collected tips for enjoying money for savers and penny pinchers — people like me. Are you too cheap to enjoy your money? Instead of treating yourself, do you hold on to every penny with both fists? Here’s what […]

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Which SmartPhone Should I Buy? Options – the Top Smart Phones

Which SmartPhone Should I Buy? Options – the Top Smart Phones

My husband asked, “Which SmartPhone should I buy?” so I researched the options of the top Smart Phones on the market: Apple iPhone 4, BlackBerry, Google’s Android smartphone, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7, Nokia’s smartphones, and Samsung’s Android Phone. There is a dizzying array of special features and options that each smart phone offers, which can be overwhelming! And, […]

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How to Use Coupons to Save Money – The Beginner’s Guide

How to Use Coupons to Save Money – The Beginner’s Guide

Knowing how to use coupons to save money isn’t my cup ‘o tea, but this writer knows what she’s talking about! This beginner’s guide to clipping coupons is a guest post by SEO consultant Ann Smarty. “A lot of people don’t bother collecting coupons because they just don’t understand how much money they could actually […]

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10 Ways to Save Money on Groceries – Eat Cheap and Healthy

10 Ways to Save Money on Groceries – Eat Cheap and Healthy

I’m excited to share these ten ways to save money on groceries because they helped us pay our mortgage within six years! These tips for eating cheap and healthy are from us — a frugal married couple who is now happily ensconced in a new home. We plan to pay off our new mortgage in six years….and believe me, setting and achieving financial […]

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Best Ways to Save Money Fast – 8 Quick Tips for Saving Cash

Best Ways to Save Money Fast – 8 Quick Tips for Saving Cash

If you need quick tips for saving cash, you can’t afford to miss these “best ways to save money fast.” Even if you only try fourof these money saving tips, you’ll get your personal finances on track! Before the tips, a quip: “If you only implemented the three R’s – reduce, recycle, reuse – in […]

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Best Ways to Save Money on Summer Holidays – 7 Travel Tips

Best Ways to Save Money on Summer Holidays – 7 Travel Tips

Your goal of paying off your debt doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a vacation! These travel tips include the best ways to save money on summer holidays, whether you’re going to Disneyland, Europe, or the closest lake.   Before the tips, a quip: “When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed […]

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Establish Good Financial Habits – 6 Ways to Make Money Saving Tips Stick

Establish Good Financial Habits – 6 Ways to Make Money Saving Tips Stick

There’s a big difference between knowing about money saving tips, and actually turning them into good financial habits! These six ways to make money saving tips stick can help you achieve your financial goals … Before the tips, a quip: “Habit is habit, and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed […]

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5 Ways to Save Money – From Frugal People to Financial Independence

5 Ways to Save Money – From Frugal People to Financial Independence

What makes these ways to save money different? They range from tapping the brains of frugal people to allowing your kids to be financially independent! A small income or budget doesn’t have to slow or stop your financial growth. Before the money tips, a quip: “I have enough money to last me the rest of my […]

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5 Tips for Sticking to Your Budget

5 Tips for Sticking to Your Budget

The first step to financial freedom is sticking to a household budget, because it helps you control your money (as opposed to your money controlling you). If you can’t stick to your budget, give these tips a try — they’ll help! Before the tips, a quip: “It is pretty hard to tell what does bring […]

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