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Can Setting Up Your Spring Break Plans NOW Save You Some Serious Money?

Can Setting Up Your Spring Break Plans NOW Save You Some Serious Money? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!It may only be February, but spring break will be here before we know it. I know that my kids always look forward to doing something, anything, during this week off. It can get pretty expensive if you wait until the last minute. There are a few ways I have found to help minimize the overall costs of spring break. No Traveling Obv...
Tags: Budget, Saving Money, Marketing, Finances, Budget Travel, Spring Break, Ebates, Epic Content, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance, ASTC


What to Do If Your Cable TV Bill is Too High

Cable companies are a supreme example of a natural monopoly. They’re the easiest example for economics professors to use, because, due to structural conditions, only a few competitors can exist in any cable market. Often, there is only one option that consumers can choose. The consumer has no leverage and is thus at the mercy of the cable company. Over the years, the price of cable has increased significantly. Luckily, other forms of technology and media have grown as well, leading to a shift i...
Tags: Verizon, Saving Money, Expenses, Marketing, Netflix, Dish Network, Hulu, DirecTV, Money Tips, Netflix Hulu Plus


When is the Best Time to Purchase Winter Apparel?

When is the Best Time to Purchase Winter Apparel? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!It may be snowing outside in parts of the United States right now, but most of us have our minds on warmer weather. Even though it is still technically winter, a lot of stores have begun to stock swimsuits already. That is just crazy because it is only February! But, if we are buying summer apparel now, then when is the best time to purchase winter ap...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Shopping, Marketing, Budgeting, United States, Finances, Family and Kids, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Purchase Winter Apparel


3 Ways to Show Your Love this Valentine’s Day that Won’t Break the Bank

3 Ways to Show Your Love this Valentine’s Day that Won’t Break the Bank is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it! If you are in a relationship, and want to show your love, this is a great time to do it. But, it can get pretty expensive, if you aren’t careful. Here are some great ways to show your love this Valentine’s Day that won’t break the bank. 1. Get Moving! For those of us who don’t like ...
Tags: Saving Money, Holidays, Marketing, Budgeting, Finances, Bank, Valentine, Everything Finance Everything Finance


How Can Children’s Consignment Sales Help Stretch Your Money Further?

How Can Children’s Consignment Sales Help Stretch Your Money Further? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money!As a parent, you learn pretty early on that children’s things can get pretty expensive. As fast as they grow, it seems crazy to pay some of the asking retail prices!But, when I was pregnant with my first child, I heard through the mommy grapevine about children’s consignment sales. After I went to my first one, I was hooked because...
Tags: Money, Saving Money, Marketing, Budgeting, Finances, Air Jordan, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Everything Finance Everything Finance Its, Extra Money


Pick a Day of the Week to Do All of Your Online Shopping

How’s your no-spend month going, friends? Truthfully, I hit a few hiccups the last few days, including a wine-fueled Etsy purchase. If you’re having a little trouble too, here’s a tip from Reddit that might help curb impulse purchases.Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Saving Money, Etsy, Reddit, Lifehacks, Resolutions, No Spend


How Can You Maximize Your Savings in the New Year

How Can You Maximize Your Savings in the New Year is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! Here we are! It’s a brand new year. Which means that it is a great time to take a look at things we want to change from the previous year, including our finances. There are a few ways we can maximize our savings to create an overall better picture for ourselves in this new year. So let’s dive right in! Pay off Holiday Debt First and foremost is to ...
Tags: Budget, Saving Money, Savings, Marketing, Interest Rates, Savings Account, Epic Content, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Everything Finance Everything Finance Its, Food Drink, Extra Money


5 Tips for Saving Money When You Have Low Income

Most of us want to save money so we can build wealth and plan for the future. We have goals we want to reach (like traveling) or things we want to buy (like a dream home). However, this can seem impossible when you’re surviving on low income. According to CNN, 25 million American households are living paycheck to paycheck. When money is tight, saving any amount can be the last priority on your list. You’re just trying to get by. So how do you save more money when you’re making minimum wage? How...
Tags: Motivation, Saving Money, Marketing, Debt, Investing, Cnn, David, Frugality, Irs, Make Money, EITC, Better Yourself


When is the Best Time to Look for New Appliances?

When is the Best Time to Look for New Appliances? is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! Whether we are homeowners or renters, at some point we are going to have to purchase or replace appliances in our home. Appliances are not usually something that we tend to give much thought to when we look at our monthly budget. But we should have a good plan in place for them because they can get EXPENSIVE. So when is the best time to start looking...
Tags: Personal Finance, Saving Money, Marketing, Budgeting, Finances, Cost Of Living, Everything Finance Everything Finance


Non-Financial Goals That Can Help You Save Money

Between 401(k)s, 529s, IRAs, high-yield accounts and apps that do the work for you, there’s no shortage of ways to save money. And using these accounts and apps effectively is key to long-term financial health.Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Saving Money, Goals, Lifehacks


3 Ways to Save Money When Going Out to Dinner

When trying to save money, going out to dinner becomes a real treat. This one is about going out for a great meal, having some fun while keeping your wallet in mind. It takes a little planning and a bit of work, but with some clever strategies, you can still enjoy a good night out. 1. Family Fun Tons of restaurants offer free kids meals with the purchase of adult entrees. There are websites dedicated to helping you find these restaurants in your area. Check around online and keep a list of...
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Money Tips


How to Prepare for a No-Spend Month

If you’re planning to follow along with the handful of Lifehacker staffers participating in a No-Spend January, you’ll want to do a bit of preparation before you dive in.Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Saving Money, Lifehacks, Resolutions, 2019


When Is a 'Small' Purchase Still Not Worth It?

When you read a lot of personal finance articles, you inevitably reach a point where you can’t buy a water bottle at the corner deli or buy gas without driving around to find something that’s two cents cheaper a gallon without feeling some sense of shame. Those are unnecessary purchases after all, and everyone knows…Read more...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Saving Money, Lifehacks, Frugality


A New Year's Resolution That Will Actually Improve Your Life

Everyone wants to hijack your January. Most people want you to stop drinking for the month, on the premise you’ve been overdoing it over the holidays and need to dry out. Others think it’s time to go vegan. I’m sure someone you know is trying to convince you to go to hot yoga every day of January to sweat out “the…Read more...
Tags: Saving Money, Lifehacks, New Years Resolutions, Resolutions, You Dont Need That Thing, Mental Clutter


How to Ring the New Year in Right Without Breaking the Bank

How to Ring the New Year in Right Without Breaking the Bank is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! New Year’s Eve can be a lot of fun! It can also cost you quite a bit of money if you aren’t careful. Throughout the years, I have tried a few different ways to celebrate on a pretty tight budget during the holidays. So here are a few of my favorites! Family Celebrations My children and I found the children’s New Year’s Eve celebration in ...
Tags: Personal Finance, Budget, Money, Saving Money, Holidays, Marketing, House, Finances, Bank, Raleigh, Ferris, Everything Finance Everything Finance, NC Museum of Natural Sciences, NC Museum of History


How to Create a Household Budget WITHOUT a Fight

How to Create a Household Budget WITHOUT a Fight is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! With the end of the year quickly approaching, there is no better time to start talking about a household budget. I don’t know about you, but we are always trying to do better with our finances. We have found that creating a budget, and talking about it regularly, has really helped us in our financial journey. But, that doesn’t mean we see eye to eye o...
Tags: Personal Finance, Money, Saving Money, Retirement, Marketing, Budgeting, Finances, Misc, Household Budget, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Automobiles Transportation, Uber Lyft etc Food Drinks, Budget Example


Two Months Salary? Not on Engagement Rings

We have all seen the commercials, sappy and blurry, that declare two months of salary is the appropriate amount to spend on engagement rings. Are they nuts?! A much better investment of that money is called a down payment if you ask me. Fortunately, there are ways to get a beautiful engagement ring for much less and frankly. So if your fiancee is demanding you spend that much on a ring, you may want to think things through a bit more. 1. Save money with an heirlooms engagement ring. The b...
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Money Tips, Gemological Institute of America GIA


How to Prepare for a Recession as a Freelancer

There are lots of arguments for the respective benefits to freelancing versus full-time employment. It still seems like there are more freelancers every year, and fewer people get to choose. And in any case, one of the notable downsides of freelancing is the marked lack of stability.Read more...
Tags: Freelancing, Saving Money, Recession, Budgeting, Lifehacks, Freelance


How to Save on Holiday Spending

During the holidays, many people search for ways to spend less and purchase more. In the quest for searching for the cheapest prices, many consumers drive endlessly around town—and in many instances, people end up spending more than intended for the holidays. Here are a few tips to help you save money on your next holiday spending spree. Create a plan for buying holiday gifts Shop for gifts that are cheap in price but high on quality. Take time to save money by searching online retailers for g...
Tags: Google, Personal Finance, Saving Money, Sales, Costco, Holiday Gifts, Expedia, Holiday Spending, Sam s Club, Orbitz Travelocity


Safeway Drive Up & Go Service – I DID IT!

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Tags: Sponsored, Saving Money, Parenting, Shopping, Tips, Safeway, Old Dog New Tricks


Selling Online? 3 Simple yet Effective Ways to Save a Fortune

Selling products online is an excellent way of boosting profits for your business without the need of creating your own physical shopfront and hiring staff to deal with transactions. Especially when you consider the fact that in a modern world, an eCommerce store can be built within a couple of hours. While selling online certainly holds great appeal, the approach is not without its challenges. You’ll need to figure out how to market your business, learn the best way to sell your product...
Tags: Ecommerce, Twitter, Business, Instagram, Saving Money, Sales, Selling, Social Media, Linkedin, Paypal, Fortune, Shopify, Facebook Twitter Instagram, USP, Skrill, Paypal Stripe


I Gave Extreme Couponing A Try – You Should Too

The average monthly grocery bill for a family is about $800 a month. That’s about $10,000 annually on groceries alone. It’s a significant part of my budget, as I am sure it is for yours too. However, I am always looking for new ways to save money on groceries. I used to routinely laugh off extreme couponing. Until I realized it might be a good method to chip away at my grocery bill. What Exactly is Extreme Couponing? Extreme couponing is the practice of strategically collecting as many coupon...
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Finances & Money, Extreme Couponing


Save Money on Your Christmas Tree by Asking for a Dud

Christmas trees are wonderful and cozy and festive, but they’re also damn expensive, at a time of year when most of us are already struggling not to blow our budgets.Read more...
Tags: Saving Money, Holidays, Haggling, Lifehacks, Christmas Tree, Decorating, Cheap Stuff


4 Great Ways to Stretch Your Family Christmas Budget

4 Great Ways to Stretch Your Family Christmas Budget is a post originally published on: Everything Finance - Everything Finance - Its all about Money! It comes the same time every year, so we all know that it is coming. The holidays: starting with Thanksgiving and followed by Christmas and New Years. Even though we know it is coming, sometimes it can be hard to figure out, and stick to, our Christmas budget. But there are a few ways that we have been able to stretch our Christmas budget througho...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Money, Saving Money, Holidays, Marketing, Christmas, Budgeting, Everything Finance Everything Finance, Amazon Trade


You could be using coupon codes at these 4 kinds of websites – but may not know it

We have preached for years about the #1 rule of online shopping — always look for discount codes before you checkout — but even we forget that it always means…well, always. In fact, there are plenty of sites that just don’t spring to mind as even offering discount codes. But they do. I mean a […]
Tags: Holiday Shopping, Saving Money, Shopping, Money Management, Tips And Tricks, Cool Tech, Tips + Tricks, Helpful Services, Deals And Discount Codes, Websites For Parents


What You Should Know About Adapting Your Home for Solar Energy

Unless you are vigilant about turning off lights and appliances when not in use, you’re likely wasting a lot of electricity on a daily basis in the home. The average American pays as much as $1,200 a year for electricity. Depending on where you live and the size of your home, however, those costs can easily be hundreds or thousands of dollars more. Although the energy infrastructure of the world currently runs on fossil fuels, a complete turnover to solar energy power is due to occur with the n...
Tags: Home, Saving Money, Marketing, Solar Energy, Solar Power, Itc, Irs, Solar Investment Tax Credit, Save Energy, Finances & Money, Long Term Savings You, Save Money Save Energy


Swagbucks Review: What Is It, How Does It Work And What Can You Win?

Swagbucks allows you to earn rewards points redeemable for gift cards and merchandise, for searching the web, filling out surveys, watching videos and more. The post Swagbucks Review: What Is It, How Does It Work And What Can You Win? appeared first on Bible Money Matters and was written by Melissa. Copyright © Bible Money Matters - please visit biblemoneymatters.com for more great content.
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Making Money, Frugality, Melissa, Swagbucks


Ebates Review: Get Cash Back On All Your Purchases

If you're not using Ebates when you shop online (or in store) to get cash back, you may be leaving cash on the table. Here's how Ebates works. The post Ebates Review: Get Cash Back On All Your Purchases appeared first on Bible Money Matters and was written by Melissa. Copyright © Bible Money Matters - please visit biblemoneymatters.com for more great content.
Tags: Saving Money, Review, Marketing, Income, Websites, Making Money, Melissa


How a Minimalist Lifestyle at Home Can Save Your Budget

We are all guilty of wasteful practices at home – wasteful practices that end up costing us money in the long run. No, let me rephrase that. I have been guilty of wasteful practices at home. It is an unforgivable habit to develop when you have a family. Or, are trying to hew to a family budget. I have encroaching clutter in my garages, boxes all over my home, and too many items that go unused. Fortunately, working toward a minimalist lifestyle helped get my budget back on track. How Does a Min...
Tags: Saving Money, Marketing, Budgeting, Budgets, Minimalism, Finances & Money, Minimalist Lifestyle


Mortgage Payment Hacks That Can Save You Big Money

Like a lot of people, I struggle with my mortgage payments. According to the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the average mortgage loan amount is about $313,000. The interest rate for most mortgages is just under 5%. The average monthly mortgage payment is anywhere from $900 to $1,500. Most people then have to add on a few hundred extra dollars for additional costs of living, utilities and other monthly housing expenses. Paying down a mortgage is not easy. No one pays for a mortgage in a vacuum ...
Tags: Home, Saving Money, Marketing, Debt, Federal Housing Finance Agency, Finances & Money