Christmas Gifts for Mom – Homemade vs. Store Bought

November 24, 2017
Christmas Gifts for Mom

The question looms every Christmas.  You debate whether or not you should buy gifts for your loved ones, or use one of your many talents to create something that they will enjoy.  If you are reading this article, you obviously come from a frugal mindset.  It is tempting to handcraft a gift for someone in […]

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Christmas on a Budget – Saving Money During The Holidays

November 22, 2017
Christmas on a budget

It’s that time of year again! Holiday shopping makes it tempting to spend money, and even if you stick to a budget, it can feel like a stretch. So, if you need some ideas on how to make shopping less of a burden for your wallet, you’re in the right place! Christmas on a budget […]

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What To Do If You Miss a Student Loan Payment

November 20, 2017
Missed Student Loan Payment

It’s easier than you think to miss a student loan payment. If you’re trying to juggle your career, your life, and other responsibilities, your student loan due date may come and go. However, missing even one payment can have negative effects. If you realize you’ve missed a student loan payment, here’s what you need to […]

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21 Best Side Hustle Jobs To Make Extra Money

November 17, 2017
Side Hustle Jobs

Let’s face it, everyone could use a little extra cash every now and then. Maybe a few extra bucks would help you build an emergency fund, save for a vacation, or just have a little extra wiggle room in your budget. That’s where a side hustle fits in – by allowing you to literally cash […]

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Best Travel Rewards Credit Cards for 2017

November 10, 2017
Best Travel Rewards Credit Cards

My wife and I love the thrill of traveling. We usually will take at least one big trip each year and sometimes we try for two. To make our trips a little bit more affordable, we both carry travel rewards credit cards. This allows us to earn airline miles or hotel points just for making […]

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4 Costly Student Loan Refinancing Myths

November 6, 2017
Refinancing Student Loans Myths

You may get pulled in several directions when you start considering student loan refinancing options. Many people who give advice are well-intentioned, but others can be misinformed. Following advice blindly may cost you a pretty penny over the life of your loans. Refinancing can benefit you by reducing your monthly payment, lowering your interest rate, […]

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What’s My Car Worth?

November 1, 2017

What’s My Car Worth? When you buy a car, you don’t just want a daily driver, you want an investment that won’t depreciate over time. However, some cars retain their value much better than others. Whether because of dependability or demand certain vehicles are sought after even after they had some serious miles put on […]

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