Decorating your first apartment can be a challenge. You just spent a ton of money on deposits and other fees, which doesn’t leave you with much cash to furnish the place. Fortunately, second-hand stores are a treasure trove of potential.
After going to my first baseball game at Tiger Stadium in Detroit, Mich., I was hooked. I told my father that I wanted to visit other stadiums to really get a feel for the game, and he provided me with the challenge of a lifetime: Visit all 30 Major League Baseball (MLB) stadiums in the United States and Canada.
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 […]