Saving Money with Groupon Coupons

Groupon Coupons

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own.  Getting more for your money isn’t as difficult as it used to be. We have the powerful internet and our wonderful smartphones to thank for that. But with all the sites out there, how do you choose which one to consult before you make a purchase? One of the best […]

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Student Loan Debt: What You Need to Know

Student Loan Debt

Let’s talk about Student Loan Debt. It’s out of control, people. It’s a hot topic in the US right now- and for good reason: Students are coming out of college with an enormous amount of debt that not only affects their professional decisions, but their personal decisions as well. This doesn’t equate with the push to go to college that we’ve […]

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10 Ways to Save Money Now

10 ways to save money now

Being a stay at home mom has truly been a blessing for our family… but it has not come without sacrifice. I’m always on the lookout for new ways to save us money to supplement the income we could have if I worked. Through much trial and error, I’ve learned a lot of tricks… so let me save you the hassle. I’ve put […]

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How Buying Antiques Saves You Money

How buying antiques saves you money

When people hear the word “antique” the first thing that comes to mind is dollar signs. But stick with me for the next 500 or so words, and I’ll show you the value behind purchasing antiques or how buying antiques saves you money. Finding Quality Furniture We often hear older people talk about how things were made better back in […]

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How to Save Money on Clothes for Kids

How to save money on kids clothes

Kids aren’t cheap. I’m guessing that you already know this since you chose to read this post, right? Between clothes, diapers, wipes, bottles, food -and a million other things that are required to raise a child- some serious money management skills are necessary. So let’s get into it! I am going to give you a few tips and tricks on […]

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Goodbye Cable, Hello Fire!

Goodbye Cable Hello Fire

Before we got rid of cable, the research began. After we got rid of cable, it continued. There’s a plethora of options out there now! Streaming devices like Roku and Amazon Fire or streaming services like Netflix, HULU, etc… You name it, we googled it. Eventually, we came to the decision that the Amazon Fire would be the best option […]

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3 Reasons to Cut Cable

3 reasons to cut cable

Walking Dead, Vikings, Real Housewives and Spurs games. All very good reasons to want to keep your overpriced cable provider, but is the cost really worth it? About a year ago, we reevaluated our finances and after taking a close look at our budget, we realized that we would need to make some significant changes. Where was the money going? […]

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Online Buy Sell Trade Basics

Online buy sell trade basics

Buying, selling and/or trading online can be both a great way to make some money on the items you no longer need and a thrifty way to get the things you want. I started doing this seven years ago and absolutely love it because it has helped our family in so many ways! Over the past 6 years or so, […]

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6 Reasons to De-Clutter Your Casa

6 reasons to declutter your home

ISO. EUC. NWT. POMS. PPU. If you know what these acronyms are, then you are already savvy to one of the easiest ways to de-clutter your casa and make money while doing it… Your weapon of choice?  The internet. There are so many sites from which you can sell the items you no longer need or want.  Ebay, Craigslist, Amazon, Varage […]

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10 Smart Baby Buys

10 smart baby buys

You’re pregnant!! (Or someone you know is!) Congratulations! This journey will be both the most life changing and rewarding experience you will ever have. Babies are so wonderful, so beautiful and so… labor intensive. LOL You know that nothing worthwhile comes easy, right? While it will be challenging, having a baby doesn’t have to be utter chaos (right?). Luckily for […]

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