Green Investing: How Your Investments Can Help The Earth

Green investing: Socially responsible mutual funds can ensure your investments help the environment, not harm it.

Earth Day is an annual reminder of things we can do as individuals to help preserve our habitat and the resources that sustain us. When we think about living green, recycling, buying locally, or trading in the SUV for a Prius usually come to mind. Not coincidentally, these green practices may result in having more green […]

5 Ways to Dramatically Lower Your Home Energy Costs All Year Long

Utility bills? Ugh. If you own a home or rent and pay your own utilities, you know it’s no fun shelling out money for these bills every month. Essential? Yes. Fun? Certainly not. Here are a few small adjustments you can make throughout your home that can save you a significant amount on your energy […]

Recycling Is Free, Green, And Sexy; So Why Don’t You Do It?

Editor’s Note: To avoid any confusion, Amber is not a new writer…it’s just the real name of the contributor formerly known as “Carrie from Carrie on the Cheap”. New name, same great writing. If you get a chance, check out Amber’s renamed blog Blonde and Balanced for more tips on saving money and living well. […]