Shopping on Black Friday is clearly not for the faint at heart. You’ve undoubtedly seen hideous videos of the masses literally trampling each other at various ‘Marts’ around the country, but the unfathomably succulent savings still call out to you, siren-like. So, if you truly are ready to face the hordes of rapacious sale-mongers, please … Continue reading 8 Essential Black Friday Shopping Tips
It’s the same story every year, isn’t it? The holidays arrive, in a whirlwind of candied yams, spiked nog and flimsy tinsel, and then all of a sudden it’s January 2nd; you’re cold, still hungover and decidedly broke. So what’s a festive yet cash strapped gal/guy like yourself to do? Why, start your shopping bonanza … Continue reading 9 Ways to Save During the Holidays
Over the last year or so, we’ve offered up sundry tips on how to consistently and systematically save money. However, there exists a litany of alternative methods that certain factions of people routinely employ in a hapless effort to hold on to their finances. Let’s take a gander at some of the worst ways that … Continue reading 6 of the Worst Ways to Save
The average U.S. household spends only $167 on jewelry per year, but that number varies greatly by region. The northeastern U.S., southern and central coastal California, and the east coast of Florida, for example, spend the most on jewelry per year, while the northwest region spends less than $50 annually per household. The popular concept … Continue reading How Much Should You Spend on Jewelry?
While you may not have gotten a raise, you can still save more money if you introduce smart saving habits into your daily lifestyle. Being able to save really just means you take a closer look at the ways you manage and spend your money, then find avenues for putting cash away. Creating rules to … Continue reading Trick Yourself into Saving More Money