Saving money on a low income ($500 per week or $2,000 a month) is easier if you have no bills and no expenses. But unless you’re a child, you probably have both bills and expenses! Here are nine easy ways to save money even if… Read More »9 Easy Ways to Save Money When You Earn $500 a Week
My husband asked, “Which SmartPhone should I buy?” so I researched the options of the top Smart Phones on the market: Apple iPhone 4, BlackBerry, Google’s Android smartphone, Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7, Nokia’s smartphones, and Samsung’s Android Phone. There is a dizzying array of special features and options… Read More »SmartPhone Options for New Phone Owners
Knowing how to use coupons to save money isn’t my cup ‘o tea, but this writer knows what she’s talking about! This beginner’s guide to clipping coupons is a guest post by SEO consultant Ann Smarty. “A lot of people don’t bother collecting coupons because… Read More »How to Use Coupons to Save Money – The Beginner’s Guide
Your goal of paying off your debt doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a vacation! These travel tips include the best ways to save money on summer holidays, whether you’re going to Disneyland, Europe, or the closest lake.
Before the tips, a quip:
“When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” ~ Clifton Fadiman.
Whether you go to a land far away or the lake in the next county, remember to enjoy without judging. Seeing and accepting the world as it is helps you enjoy your trip far more than if you compare people and customs to your world back home! If you’re dealing with financial stress, read The Encyclopedia of Cheap Travel (Updated Annually). And, here are several travel tips for money and summer holidays… Read More »Best Ways to Save Money on Summer Holidays – 7 Travel Tips
There’s a big difference between knowing about money saving tips, and actually turning them into good financial habits! These six ways to make money saving tips stick can help you achieve your financial goals … Before the tips, a quip: “Habit is habit, and not to be… Read More »6 Ways to Make Money Saving Tips Stick
What makes these ways to save money different? They range from tapping the brains of frugal people to implementing one money saving tip a month. A small income or budget doesn’t have to slow or stop your financial growth. “I have enough money to last me… Read More »5 Smart Ways to Save Money
The first step to financial freedom is sticking to a household budget, because it helps you control your money (as opposed to your money controlling you). If you can’t stick to your budget, give these tips a try — they’ll help! Before the tips, a… Read More »5 Tips for Sticking to Your Budget
Money problems can make people consider getting payday loans, or borrowing a paycheck advance. Payday loans are small, short-term loans with high interest rates, which makes them a bad idea; here are eight ways to avoid borrowing a paycheck advance.
“When many people get into a financial bind, they go to a payday lending store and borrow a few hundred dollars,” says Ethan Ewing, president of Bills.com. “They plan to repay the loan in a week or two, when they have the money. But they pay a huge price. Payday loans can become a dangerous addiction that can cost hundreds or thousands of dollars a year.”
Below are ways to avoid getting a payday loan. For tips on earning more money, click How to Sell Your Stuff on Amazon.com and eBay 4 CD ‘s. And, read on for Ewing’s advice for getting a payday loan and avoiding borrowing a paycheck advance…Read More »Getting a Payday Loan? How to Avoid Borrowing a Paycheck Advance