Budgeting

Road Trip: A Vacation Money, Saver?

Do you have summer vacation plans? Well, many are using the good old fashion road trip to get their vacation fix these days. In fact, from 2015 to 2016, road trips increase by 17% of the vacations taken by United States travelers. We also spend a lot of money trying to get away and relax…. […]

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Do You Have A What If Fund?

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Varo. The opinions and text are all mine. Saving money is not something that just comes naturally for me. I am a mid-thirties mother of four with student loans, a mortgage, a car payment, and expenses that come along with extracurricular activities for the […]

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Get Paid to Shop Online with Ebates

Did you know that you can get paid to shop online. I never thought that it was actually possible, but when you use Ebates you can earn cash back for all of your online purchases. It’s not a gimmick. There is no catch. It’s not a scam. You just earn rebates when you use the Ebates […]

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Vacationing On A Budget

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Axiom Bank. All opinions are mine alone. We are officially a family of six! Yay! As our family grows, we realize that keeping track of our budget is more important than ever. Keeping track of our spending and staying within our limits was a […]

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Two good book tips…

[block]0[/block] Morning! So my plan was to write out a thoughtful article around frugality for you today, but after an off chance conversation with a stranger I’m gonna hit you with two quick book tips here instead 😉 With the first one coming from my newfound friend! (Thanks Ed!) Turns out he’s an expat currently […]

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My Original Millionaire “To-Do” List!

[block]0[/block] Found this list skimming through some old journals last night and couldn’t help but smile 🙂 First – because it’s just so dang nerdy!! But second – because it’s amazing what can happen when you actually put things down on paper and then GO FOR IT. We’re still a ways away from hitting that […]