Save Money

When it comes to saving money, there are two distinct things to consider:

  1. How to reduce your expenses
  2. Where to keep your savings so your money works for you

In the articles below, we’ll be covering both of these topics. Right off the bat, you’ll be able to eliminate a lot of expenses by living frugally and choosing free versions of certain products or services instead of their paid counterparts. Then, you’ll learn how to save money on anything from groceries and electricity to online purchases and travel. From apps to credit cards, there are plenty of money-saving avenues to explore.

As you start to save money, the next piece of the puzzle is making the most of it by choosing the right places to store it. With a lot of bank accounts, you’re earning so little interest that your money is actually losing value to inflation. With that in mind, we’ll recommend high-interest bank accounts to use for your emergency fund and other savings, so you can start benefiting from compound interest. Money making money—it doesn’t get better than that.

Which Payment Type Can Help You Stick to a Budget?

Which Payment Type Can Help You Stick to a Budget?

Budgeting can feel like a psychological game just as much as a financial one. There are a lot of theories out there about which payment type can help you stick to a budget. Some people have the impulse to spend more freely with a credit card in their hand, while...

Does Micro Center Price Match?

Does Micro Center Price Match?

If you are looking for electronics, then Micro Center is one of the top destinations. With locations all along the East Coast and the Midwest, Micro Center offers a vast selection of computer, electronics and electronic parts.  However, does Micro Center always...

8 Places to Get Free Furniture Near me & Online

8 Places to Get Free Furniture Near me & Online

Can you get free furniture? Absolutely! Finding free furniture near you is easier than you think. Here’s how!      Need furniture, but don’t have it in your budget? Whether you’re just getting started on your first place, looking for new items to help...

How to Save $10,000 in a Year

How to Save $10,000 in a Year

Can you save $10,000 a year even on a lower income? Yes, it’s possible. Here’s how!      This past year’s economic turmoil and hardships have shown us that being mindful of our money and having emergency savings is more prudent than ever before. While...

20 Dirt-Cheap Meals Under $5

20 Dirt-Cheap Meals Under $5

  Food costs can be a budget make-or-breaker. The average American household (for reference, the average is 2.5 people) spends nearly $8,000 on food, including over $3,000/year on restaurants and takeout alone. That's about $666 per month (first red flag?...

How to get Comcast promotion as an existing customer

How to get Comcast promotion as an existing customer

If you’re a Comcast or Xfinity customer, you know how the process works. You start with a great deal. They call it a promotion. It still feels expensive, but they get you hooked on really great shows on channels that you probably never heard of.  But then it happens....

How to Get Free Coupons in the Mail

How to Get Free Coupons in the Mail

Have you ever wondered how you can get free coupons by mail? It’s easier than you think. Many retailers and brands will regularly send you coupons to save money on the products that your family loves. Here’s how to get them!      6 Best Ways to Get Free...

How to Donate Money to Charity without Spending Any

How to Donate Money to Charity without Spending Any

We all want to do our part in helping others. There are endless charitable organizations that do a lot of good and could do more with increased resources. But when you’re barely scraping by, it’s difficult to justify giving much of your hard-earned money to them. An...

12 Ways to Get Free Diapers and Wipes for Your Baby

12 Ways to Get Free Diapers and Wipes for Your Baby

Save on baby expenses for your family with these ways to get free diapers and wipes. Did you know that according to Parenting.com the average family with an infant spends around $2,448 per year on baby supplies including diapers and formula? As much as $50 to $100...

How to Drastically Cut Expenses

How to Drastically Cut Expenses

  When you’re deep in frugality mode, no expense is too small to go under the knife. Learning how to drastically cut expenses and being ultra-conscious of what you’re spending is a great way to stretch your income or add to your savings.  As an added bonus,...

Free Stuff for Kids by Mail

Free Stuff for Kids by Mail

Help make checking the mailbox more exciting with this fun and free stuff for kids by mail.     Kids love getting mail!  Receiving fun freebies by mail can be exciting surprises for children who love to check the mailbox. Have you wondered how to get free...

5 Ways to Get Paid to Go to School

5 Ways to Get Paid to Go to School

  With college tuition prices ballooning over the past several decades, an increasing amount of young people are starting their lives in the red financially. It's difficult to save money and start investing when every available dollar is going toward debt payoff...

22 Fun Things to Do Without Spending Money

22 Fun Things to Do Without Spending Money

Sometimes, it feels like everything we do costs money. You have to spend money just to live—to eat, to drink, to keep a roof over your head, and even to get back and forth from the place where you make money. After all of that, spending money to have fun is enough to...