How to Save Money on Gas this Summer

Summer is right around the corner....finally! However, gas prices are continuing to creep up across parts of the county, with many spots breaking the $3 line again.  As we start to shift into summer travel season, it’s a good time to revisit some potential ways you can ease up the pain at the pump this … Continue reading How to Save Money on Gas this Summer

Money Saving Ways to Grow Your Small Business 

As a business owner or manager, you’ve probably tried to save money wherever you can in the business without sacrificing the quality of your products or services. Fortunately, there are options and money-saving ways to help grow your small business without breaking the bank. Take advantage of your financial institution’s services - Every business must open … Continue reading Money Saving Ways to Grow Your Small Business 

Breaking Up With Name Brands

As you walk up and down the aisles at your local grocery store, shopping list in hand, do you stop and think about how you could save big bucks on your entire purchase without having to become an extreme couponer?  The secret? Buying private-label products instead of brand-name products. What are private-label products? Commonly referred … Continue reading Breaking Up With Name Brands

How-to-Tuesday: Landscaping on a Budget

You don't have to break the bank to redo your landscape with style. With a little more sweat and strategizing, you can pull off a landscaping project easily on a lean budget. Here are six budget friendly tips to help revamp your yard from beginning to finish. Plan Ahead Before you plant a single seed … Continue reading How-to-Tuesday: Landscaping on a Budget

Memorial Day Weekend on a Budget

Memorial Day weekend is about honoring the men and women who have served our country, but it is also the unofficial kick-off to summer! No matter what your plans are, check out some helpful money-saving tips this Memorial Day Weekend! If you’re traveling, here are some ways to save a little extra cash:   Tune up your … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend on a Budget

10 Life Hacks to Help You Free Up Money

Are you looking for ways you can cut down on expenses and put a little extra money aside? Maybe you’re looking to budget more efficiently, fund that big vacation or save for retirement. This post is dedicated to little tricks to keep more of your money in your pocket. You can have a little fun … Continue reading 10 Life Hacks to Help You Free Up Money

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas on a Budget

Mother’s Day is just right around the corner - but don’t feel like you have to break the bank to show mom how much she means to you. After all, the savvy woman who taught you how to make smart money choices wouldn’t want that, right? Check out this list of affordable, or better yet, … Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Ideas on a Budget

Spring Clean Your Finances

As the weather starts to get a bit warmer, you might be thinking about spring cleaning in your home. It’s time to chase away those dust bunnies and take your unwanted items to Goodwill. While you’re at it, you might want to take time to spring clean your finances with these simple steps I found from Fiscal Fizzle: Start with … Continue reading Spring Clean Your Finances

Tax Refund Tips

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Tax Season is here! Alright, it's time to fast forward to the fun stuff - your tax refund. How are you going to spend your tax refund this year? Are you planning to save it or are you going on a shopping spree? Before you make a decision, check out … Continue reading Tax Refund Tips