News flash: If you’re still buying unhealthy pizzas and burgers instead of salmon and veggies because you think it’s too expensive, you’re wrong….
Before any vacation, you’ll want to take steps to make sure you’re financially prepared for the fun ahead.
First, establish a budget for the…
Anyone keeping tabs on that ticking time bomb known as Social Security knows that its long-term status could be risky at best. But it looks like…
We all know that fruits and vegetables are loaded with properties designed to keep us healthy. But here’s the thing about vegetables: They’re expensive. There’s a reason why Americans spend 23 percent of their grocery budgets on processed foods and sweets, and only 15 percent on fresh produce. It’s more cost-effective to fill up on […]
Pretty much everyone has a favorite movie. While most big blockbusters take millions of dollars to make, all you need for a favorite films-filled…
With the cost of food rising, many people are looking for ways to save money on their meals. Coupons may seem like a good idea, but there are two fundamental flaws: They take time to collect and clip (or cost you money since you’re printing — that printer ink is expensive!), and you don’t really […]
As millennials, we all know how hard it is to save money. Between student loans, ever-rising living costs and salaries that are most likely mediocre at best, our savings goals are apt to get shoved on the back burner as we attempt to navigate the challenges of adulthood in all their money-sucking glory. But there’s […]
For some people, there’s nothing like boarding a massive ship, unpacking once and spending some time at sea. Cruising can be a hassle-free and even economical vacation option. Many itineraries feature numerous ports of call, so you might, for instance, get to explore four or five different islands on a week-long Caribbean cruise. But while […]
The holidays are an exciting time of year. The good food and even better company make the anticipation for the holiday season all the more worthwhile. That is, until you open your wallet. The pain of financing gifts for your family and friends sure can put a damper on your holiday cheer more than your […]
Are you dreaming of sandy beaches and blue waters, but your bank account balance is holding you back? You shouldn’t need to save for centuries to have the time of your life. Here are 10 tips for traveling on a tight budget. Book a Hostel over a Hotel Hostels are a great money-saving option for […]