Tag Archives: budgeting

Puppy Love: What You Need To Know About Pets and Finances

There are so many reasons why people love having pets in their lives. The old saying, a dog is a man’s best friend, rings true for so many individuals who truly feel as though their animal companions are a part of their home. There are many different types of pets that can be brought into a family, and they all bring joy and light into that families life. These animals can truly be a great addition to the family, and their memories do last a lifetime. Continue Reading

Common Personal Finance Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Recently, the United States has seen a sharp rise in consumer spending, housing prices, and household debt, only to see it all collapse in 2008 with the Great Recession. In the wake of the financial and housing melt down many Americans are living in houses that are underwater with mounds of credits card debt. While few Americans were able to foresee the damage that was going to ensue from the financial collapse, there were widespread personal finance mistakes made by many Americans that could have been avoided.Continue Reading

City Living: How to Live Cheaply in a Big City

Everywhere you go, you hear the same old advices – clip coupons, buy your flour in bulk, watch out for free meal, and take a brown-bag lunch. Well, it’s time to stop counting pennies and think about the big picture. Living in a city, you have only so many minutes you can devote to worrying about how many cents you saved. And this information is for those who want to spend their precious time focusing on the really big expenses, where a couple of hours spent can save hundreds and thousands of dollars. Continue Reading

Double-Digit Groceries: How to Grocery Shop on a Budget

Food bills are a large part of a family budget. While the cost is unavoidable, a lot of
families can easily cut their grocery expenses. When done properly, a family can
lower their grocery bills significantly, and without much effort. Here are six tips on
how to grocery shop on a budget.Continue Reading