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10 Habits That Are Ruining Your Budget

10 Habits That Are Ruining Your Budget

    I have a confession to make….. I love Starbucks coffee and it is ruining my budget. I know that I shouldn’t be getting a venti iced coffee almost everyday…. but I can’t help myself. You know how it is, you want a treat […]

Making Money: How to turn a Profit at a Thrift Store

Making Money: How to turn a Profit at a Thrift Store

I just went to the thrift shore this morning so I was inspired to share my story with you guys. It’s a holiday so a lot of merchandise was 50%. That’s 50% off thrift store prices!! I made a profit of about $100 from my […]

Three Month Savings Plan for Christmas Shopping

Three Month Savings Plan for Christmas Shopping

Christmas seems to sneak up on me every year! Except for the many years that I worked retail, back then I would be reminded of the holidays on a daily basis starting in September… I don’t miss that. Now that I don’t work retail I […]

Side Hustle: 20 Things Around The House That You Can Sell

Side Hustle: 20 Things Around The House That You Can Sell

I remember being a kid and my bargain hunting mother dragging me around to tag sales (or garage sales depending on where you’re from). As a kid I was annoyed, and wanted nothing to do with buying stuff off of some stranger’s lawn. But now […]

Shopping on Amazon: The Best Deals and Where to Find Them

Shopping on Amazon: The Best Deals and Where to Find Them

Have you ever bought a new car and found out that it’s worth $5,000 less once you drove it off the lot? Well that’s what happens when you buy anything new. I’m letting you in on a little known Amazon secret called open box and […]

Budgeting Tips For Young Couples

Budgeting Tips For Young Couples

My husband and I moved in together at the young age of nineteen. We were broke and both working multiple jobs to make things work. We were determined to live the life that we dreamed of and worked together to get there. It wasn’t easy, […]

5 Ways To Save Money When Moving

5 Ways To Save Money When Moving

Today I was thinking about how many times my husband and I have moved. Through our decade together we have lived in six different apartments before we finally moved into our home. That’s a lot of moving! So, needless to say, I have picked up […]

Budgeting: 5 Ways to Stay Motivated

Budgeting: 5 Ways to Stay Motivated

Budgeting is not always easy to stick with. It’s in the same group as healthy eating and New Year resolutions. Even if you have the best intentions it’s hard to stay motivated after the initial excitement of a new endeavor. Here are a few tips […]

5 Steps to Building a $1000 Emergency Fund

5 Steps to Building a $1000 Emergency Fund

  Having a $1000 emergency fund is a smart way to be ready for anything, well financially ready at least. Here is how to get it done. First, plan where you are going to keep your money. Do you want to open a savings account […]

6 Ways To Stretch Your Grocery Budget

6 Ways To Stretch Your Grocery Budget

We all love to eat well, but sometimes can’t afford to buy the things that we love. Here are some tips on making the most of your grocery budget. Meal Plan and Stick To It! Planning your meals for the week or month is a […]


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