Trim Your Cell Phone Bill

Trim Your Cell Phone Bill

Remember when cell phones used to be simple flip phones that you could fit in your pocket? Now, it is rare to see someone who is not carrying a smartphone in their pocket, if it will even fit in their pocket. Cell phone bills have gone through the roof over the past...
What It Really Means To Be Frugal

What It Really Means To Be Frugal

Frugality is often confused with being poor or cheap and spending only the minimum. But I’ve found that living a frugal life isn’t about sacrificing and feeling deprived. Being frugal is learning to live smarter so that you can afford to live the life you...
No Spend Activities For Girl’s Weekend

No Spend Activities For Girl’s Weekend

Whether you see each other every day or haven’t seen each other for months, having a weekend with your girlfriends is a must no matter how busy you are. Just think about the idea of having your husband watch the kids for a weekend, no grocery shopping to do, and all...
How To Afford Travel Even When You’re In Debt

How To Afford Travel Even When You’re In Debt

You may be looking at your budget and feel like all your money is going toward paying bills. Sure paying your mortgage, student loans, car loans, and credit cards are all necessary payments, but if you are in debt, it can feel like all you’ll do with your money is put...
How Simplifying Your Month Can Save You Money

How Simplifying Your Month Can Save You Money

Less than half of all households don’t have at least three month’s worth of savings. Out of all the homes that don’t, 89% are employed, and 25% make incomes between $56,000 to $91,000 each year! Is it time for living simply? I can tell you there is never a bad time to...
How To Live On $2,000 Per Month

How To Live On $2,000 Per Month

There are two types of people who want to live on $2,000 a month. There are the people who only have $2,000 a month, or there are those who want to live on less by living on $2,000 a month and saving the rest. I’ve been on both ends of the spectrum, so I know what...
How No Spending Month Challenges Can Reduce Stress

How No Spending Month Challenges Can Reduce Stress

A no spending month might sound like more hassle than it’s worth. If you have a difficult time controlling your spending, a no spend month challenge might sound like setting yourself up to fail. One of the biggest reasons most people won’t do it is because they’re too...
How You Can Save $10,000 This Year

How You Can Save $10,000 This Year

What would you do if you had an extra $10,000 (ten grand) in your pocket today? Just think of what an additional $10,000 a year could do for your family. A few simple changes in your shopping habits can really add up to some BIG savings. Find out how to save Ten Grand...
Top Spots For A Frugal Honeymoon

Top Spots For A Frugal Honeymoon

Congratulations on your wedding! This must be such an exciting time for you! And while I’m sure you’re ready to pack your bags and head away on a romantic adventure, I want to make sure you’re prepared for the costs involved. I know, it’s a bit of a bummer, but when...
How Frugal People Save Money On Groceries

How Frugal People Save Money On Groceries

Did you know that food is the third largest household expense families spend money on? Even the thriftiest people are still averaging a spending of $568 per month. Whether your family is big or small, we’re all looking for ways to save money on groceries. So how do...
How To Save BIG At Busch Gardens

How To Save BIG At Busch Gardens

Theme parks can get expensive quickly. Once you’ve scanned your tickets, the expenses just keep coming! While we are usually Disney fans, we decided to have a day of fun at Busch Gardens Tampa. The day was fantastic, without the expensive guilt trip. From your...
Things You Should Always Buy At Drug Stores

Things You Should Always Buy At Drug Stores

The first thing you need to do to get the best deals at a drug store is to choose a 24 hour pharmacy. When I first started couponing I would meet up at a 24 hr pharmacy with a coupon buddy. We did this late, after the kids went to bed because I could leave them with...