52 Week Money Challenge

Saving money is tough....especially when you are in your teens and 20's! We're counting every penny and it's really hard not to spend it, let alone save it! That is why this 52-week challenge is a great source for young adults or those who need a little push to start saving. It's time to test your ability to commit … Continue reading 52 Week Money Challenge

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

Budgeting Basics

Budgets are like the New Year’s resolutions of personal finance. We all know we should have one and we all know it’s a fairly simple thing to follow—at least in theory. Like resolutions, we often map out personal budgets with the best of intentions, only to abandon them a couple of weeks later. It’s easy … Continue reading Budgeting Basics

5 Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund Wisely

It's that dreaded time of year again.... Tax Time! Have you filed your taxes yet? Will you be receiving a tax refund this year? If so, how you will you be spending your money. If you are planning on putting it directly into your checking account, you are on a fast path to losing track of where and what … Continue reading 5 Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund Wisely

52 Week MEGA Money Challenge

For those of you who have tried the 52 Week Money Challenge and successfully completed it, I now have a new challenge for you! It's called the 52 Week MEGA Money Challenge. Now, I know saving money can be quite the challenge, especially when you are in your 20's. Many of us are counting every penny and … Continue reading 52 Week MEGA Money Challenge

Kicking of the New Year the Right Way!

Well 2014 is almost over and what a fun year it has been! In less than 15 hours it will officially be 2015! Since the new year is all about making goals, have you thought about what your New Year’s resolution will be? If not, why not make it a goal to be financially savvy? Here are … Continue reading Kicking of the New Year the Right Way!

Money Monday: Ways You Are Throwing Away Your Money

Almost all of us have leaks in our budgets, but what's worse is that you may hardly notice some of them. Unfortunately, those small leaks can add up to big bucks over a short period of time.  The trick is to find the holes and fix them so you can keep more money in your wallet. That extra cash … Continue reading Money Monday: Ways You Are Throwing Away Your Money