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Unorthodox ways to save money

By Lena / April 28, 2012

Unorthodox Ways to Save Money You are probably familiar with many money-saving and financial strategies, but there is always more you can do to save your hard-earned cash. Following are some ideas that you may not have considered. Buy a freezer and stock up on meats and other perishables when they are on sale. This […]


How to manage your finances to prepare for holiday expenses

By Lena / April 26, 2012

How To Manage Your Finances to Prepare For Holiday Expenses Everyone looks forward to holidays like Hanukkah and Christmas because these are times when family and friends get together to celebrate. However, for many people, these can be stressful times because they often do not have enough money to spend on their loved ones. Although […]


Understanding all types of hidden fees

By Lena / April 25, 2012

Understanding All Types of Hidden Fees The word “fee” is not a curse word, but it should be. Many companies have made it a habit to charge small fees here and there and over time these fees add up. Over the course of a year people pay hundreds of dollars in assorted fees from different […]


Steps to take in improving your personal finances

By Lena / April 23, 2012

Steps To Take In Improving Your Personal Finances One of the most common things that people want to improve in their lives is their personal finances. However, for many people, they do not know where to begin. If you want to find simple ways to keep your finances in shape, read this article for some […]


Tips on finding a savings account with a great interest rate

By Lena / April 20, 2012

Tips on Finding a Savings Account with a Great Interest Rate Having savings is important if you’re a responsible adult. You never know when that rainy day money is going to be needed. However, a lot of savings accounts out there aren’t offering any return on your money, so you would do well to find […]


Learning how to live on a budget

By Lena / April 18, 2012

Learning How to Live on a Budget When most people think about living on a budget, they think they will never get to have fun again. This is simply not true. Living on a budget is about using your money only on things that are important to you, and cutting down on useless spending. By […]


Saving your money

By Lena / April 17, 2012

Saving Your Money You want to be a responsible individual in society and learning how to manage your finances is a good indicator of how much of a responsible person you are. When you do not manage your finances properly, you neglect to take care of things like bills and credit card payments which gives […]


How to cut expenses when you’ve already cut down to the basics

By Lena / April 15, 2012

How to Cut Expenses When You’ve Already Cut Down to The Basics Whether money is tight because you’ve lost your job or you just don’t have enough to cover all your expenses, you probably could benefit from some advice about how to save money. In addition to traditional ways of saving, there are all sorts […]


Maintaining family financial fitness

By Lena / April 14, 2012

Maintaining Family Financial Fitness Everyone desires to have a harmonious family life; but life can often be unexpected and the unexpected causes stress in family life. One of the things that can frustrate a stressful situation is poor finances. Having financial fitness is a way that families can avoid unnecessary stress. Financial fitness is a […]


Slim down your expenditures

By Lena / April 11, 2012

Slim Down Your Expenditures! Everyone knows how tough the economy has been lately and is looking for ways to cut corners. There are a lot of simple and small things you can do to make your money go further and stop living pay check to pay check. Keep reading to find out more! Pack your […]