New Home Owner Surprise Expenses

A new home with surprise expenses.

If you are a new home owner, congratulations, this is probably a very exciting time for you. Take a second and enjoy your accomplishment but don’t rest too long. You have to get ready. For what? For the onslaught of surprise expenses that you are about to get hit with. Don’t worry, you can handle […]

How To Eat Healthy On A Budget

A healty meal on a budget.

If you are looking to change up your diet and eat healthy, good for you. The saying “you are what you eat” is cliche but it is oh so true. Many people think that you have to spend a lot of money to eat healthy, but that could not be further from the truth. By […]

Things You Are Wasting Money On

Burning money on these expenses.

We spend a lot of money on useless items. Things that we just know that we need or just plain want but in the end, they sit unused. These things represent a lot of money that is wasted and could have been put towards a better use. Take a look at some of the most […]

Save Money On Sit Down Restaurant Meals

Eating at cheap sit down restaurants.

Just because you are on a budget does not meant that you can not splurge every once in a while on a dinner out with the family or on a nice date night. If you only save, save, save, your quality of life will certainly suffer. You need occasional treats as a reward to keep […]

Never Buy This At Sam’s

Shopping carts at a Sam's Club

Sam’s Club is a great place to shop to stay on budget. That being said, there are things that you should just never buy there. While they offer an overall lower price for goods, there are things that can actually be found cheaper elsewhere and there are things that you just should not buy in […]

How To Save Money For Travel

A woman who saved money for trouble.

Need some time to get away? Travel is a great way to reset your mind so that you can keep dealing with the details of your day to day. Unfortunately, travel is expensive and not all of us have the money to just write a check for that dream vacation. So, for most of us, […]

Save Money On Airport Parking

If you are getting ready to go on a trip, either for business or pleasure, airport parking will soon be a matter of concern for you. Parking at the airport can be a considerable expense. Sure, it is nice to have your car ready right there when you arrive back home but it is costly […]

Inexpensive Date Night Ideas

A couple enjoying inexpensive date night ideas.

If you are on a budget, dating can be a little difficult. You want to go out and show your significant other a good time but at the same time, you do not want to wreck your budget. It is times like these that creativity becomes most important. If you have been racking your brains […]

Top Car Buying Mistakes

Car buying mistakes.

When it comes to car buying, people make a lot of mistakes and dealerships love them for it. If it is time to get your new car, why not educate yourself on what it takes to get a good deal and save yourself thousands of dollars. Ready to begin, great, here we go. The first […]

Controlling Your Creeping Expenses

Locking down expesnes

When you make more money do you immediately think of new ways to spend it? This is called lifestyle creep and it can be a huge problem if you want to build wealth and stop living paycheck to paycheck. It is sad, but there are people out there who make 60,000 dollars a year with […]