You Can Eat Healthy On A Budget

It’s a deceiving myth that has circulated for years: Eating healthy is expensive. The truth is, both healthy and unhealthy food options can be costly. If you can seek out the less expensive versions of the healthiest foods, however, you can be good to your heart and your budget all at once. A couple weeks […]

Six Money-Saving Tips For When Life Gets Hectic

Life is busy. With full time jobs, school, family, friends, pets, kids, appointments, and errands, we barely have enough time to relax, let alone keep our finances in order. Sometimes a hectic life is what really wreaks havoc on our finances; we become so busy that we forget about frugality and budgeting and just want […]

Bracketology on a Budget: Enjoy March Madness without Going Broke

Ah, March Madness. It’s the time of the year when the men in my life go missing until early April, returning often with a broken heart and always with an empty wallet. If you’ve just woken up from a several-decade coma, March Madness is the end of the college basketball season in the United States, […]

13 Inexpensive Date Ideas

Last week, I wrote about how dating can get costly as you grow into your twenties and I offered some tips for learning how to avoid spending a lot on dating. This week, I’m back with a list of a few inexpensive date ideas to help with your frugal dating journey. An inexpensive dating life […]

Don’t Let Dating Drain Your Wallet!

It’s an age-old conundrum: How do can you make a good impression on a date and not spend a lot? Still in college? Then a night out at “Quarter Draw Thursdays” might be all it takes. The rest of us don’t have it so easy. There’s no way around it, a typical post-college “dinner and […]

Six Ways to Save on Gym Memberships

At gyms across America, it’s hard to get a treadmill in January. That’s good news for gym owners; within the next month throngs of new gym-goers will pony up initiation fees, sign year-long membership contracts and—in general—pay too much. But not you. If you’ve resolved to join a gym in 2010, you don’t have to […]

How To Save Money On Your Cell Phone

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We all want to save money on our cell phone. No matter which plan you choose you always have this nagging feeling that you are paying too much. Here are some ideas to truly save on your cell phone service.

Building Wealth by Owning Less

All my life I have lived among the American upper-middle class, but I never had the money to actually count myself in this group. But of course I tried. It was a classic case of keeping up with the Jones’, and unfortunately, the more I tried to keep up, the poorer I became. Don’t get […]