3 Energy-Efficient Tips to Lower Your Energy Bills

The majority of homeowners would love to lower their home’s monthly energy bills. With lower bills, you could budget more of your income to paying off debt, boosting your savings account, or funding a relaxing vacation for the family. One of the easiest ways to lower your energy bills is to focus on making your […]

How an Elopement Could Save You Money and Help You Avoid COVID Wedding Stress

For many American couples, walking down the aisle is a rite of passage. But the novel coronavirus has had major impacts on many a pair’s ability to say “I do” in front of their friends and family. With most large gatherings all but outlawed in order to stop the spread of COVID-19, many soon-to-be brides […]

6 Easy Ways to Save Money as a College Student

College might be the first period in a student’s life when one gets to learn budgeting and managing finances. And it is a good time to learn – those habits will stay with you forever.

5 Smart Ways to Start Saving for Retirement Now

Although no one enjoys thinking about how their life will change as they age, it’s never been more important to plan ahead. About 51% of elderly people who need care live at home, 29% reside with a family member who provides care, and 4% are in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Regardless of your […]

Simple Ways to Save Money By Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

At a time when climate change is at the forefront of almost everyone’s minds, more of us are wondering what we can do to minimize harmful effects to the Earth. But, of course, many people struggle with the idea of giving up convenience for the sake of sustainability. If you’re worried that opting for more […]

Why Saving Money Should be a Priority

There are plenty of articles out there on saving money, but most of them don’t answer one question, which is why do you need to in the first place? These articles are written as though doing so is self-evident, but if you are young and have no dependents, especially if you are making a good […]

Clever Ways To Save Money While Grocery Shopping

We’ve all faced the panic of walking into the grocery store without a list or a plan, just the knowledge that the fridge is getting desperately empty and you need to make something for dinner. In this state of grocery emergency, you make a few questionable choices and almost always end up at the store […]

4 Tips To Save Money As A Single Parent

Budgeting is never easy, and it can be even more of a challenge when you’re a single parent. But the good news is that you’re not alone. Between 40% to 50% of marriages in the U.S. end in divorce, and many divorcing couples have kids.

3 Ways To Save Money While Getting Your Home Ready For Winter

Fall is officially here, which means now is the best time to get your home ready for the colder weather. From wrapping your pipes to clearing your gutters, it’s important to conduct maintenance around your house to prevent disasters like burst pipes and ice dams that could cost an arm and a leg to fix. […]

What You Should Know About Buy One Get One Free

We’ve all seen “Buy One, Get One Free” advertisements. It’s the single simple word “free” that allures us as consumers to buy a certain item or shop at a particular store. Be clear that these sales tactics are not due to the charitable nature of corporations but because they are great marketing and sales techniques […]