House Hunting Tips: Choosing the Right Home
September 8, 2015

House Hunting Tips: Choosing the Right Home

If you’re thinking about buying a home, renting or buying an apartment — check out our list of house hunting tips to get your search off on the right foot. There are so many things to consider while hunting for your ideal space, so read these beforehand! Location By far the most important factor to […]

10 Hacks to Get Your Family to Eat Healthy
August 24, 2015

10 Hacks to Get Your Family to Eat Healthy

Does your family enjoy eating fruits and vegetables? If yes, then lucky you! But chances are, you have to bribe your partner and children to enjoy healthy meals and snacks. While it might be a challenge to get your family on board with quinoa and kale, it’s not impossible. To help, we’ve come up with […]

Budgeting Tips for Teens
August 10, 2015

Practical Budgeting Tips for Young Adults

As your kids grow, the decisions they make surrounding money become more important, and teaching the young adults in your life about budgeting is no walk in the park. Don’t believe us? Just try to explain the importance of a checking and saving account without seeing eyes start to roll! But what if there was […]

10 Things That Aren’t Worth Buying
July 31, 2015

10 Things That Aren’t Worth Buying

Being careful about how you spend your money isn’t about being frugal; it’s just common sense! But the marketplace is loaded with products that take advantage of people’s immediate urges. By being more conscious of these money-wasters, you’ll set yourself on the right path to saving your money for things you truly need. This list […]

Frugal Summer Fun
July 13, 2015

10 Summer Activities Under $10

The summer is the ideal time to be outdoors, hang out with family or friends, and eat some delicious food! However, it’s important to maintain your budget while participating in all of the summer fun. We have selected our ten favorite summer activities under $10 — check them out! 1. Potluck BBQ  Kick-start your summer […]

Hacks For Your Car
July 8, 2015

10 Car Hacks

Drivers log an average of 13,476 miles every year. That’s 37 miles a day!1 Somewhere between all of that asphalt, harsh weather, bugs on your windshield and wrappers on your floorboards — your trusty car starts to look and feel the journeys on its exterior and interior. To make your driving experience more enjoyable (and […]

4th of July BBQ on a Budget
June 29, 2015

Fourth of July BBQ On a Budget

The Fourth of July is one of the best days of the entire summer. There’s food, games, family and a whole lot of fireworks. This year, you’ve decided you want your home to be BBQ central. However, you’re on a bit of budget. Check out how to make your grilling event the best of the […]

Greening Your Lifestyle
June 24, 2015

Going Green: Easy Daily Practices

Greening your lifestyle is as simple as becoming more environmentally aware and making small adjustments every day. The choice to go green is an ongoing process for everyone and one that will likely take extra time and patience. However, by deciding to take action, you reduce the amount of pollution and waste you generate! To […]

5 Ways To Be Charitable Without Spending Money
June 10, 2015

5 Ways To Be Charitable Without Spending Money

There are many people who would like to donate money to charity, but just aren’t in the position to do so. That is more than understandable — and the emphasis on financial responsibility is commendable. But you don’t have to feel like a miserly curmudgeon (or just plain down about your finances) when you ignore […]

Weekend Gardening 101
May 17, 2015

Building Your First Food Garden

Did you know that in the United States there are more than 43 million households with food gardens?1 Don’t let that number intimidate you, because 21 percent of those households are new to food gardening!1 Have you recently been struck with a green thumb? We’ll show you how to create your first food garden — […]