One way to save money is to make your own food from scratch. Yes, this always takes time, and planning. But in the end it’s worth it because not only do you save money, but you usually end up eating healthier. Yogurt is a very healthy food; it’s especially good for your digestive health, and […]
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September 23rd, 2007 · 10 Comments
Practically everyone has one or two cars these days, some even more. Such a used and useful amenity costs money to acquire and more money to maintain. Here are 7 easy things you can do to save some bucks when it comes to car expenses.
September 8th, 2007 · 7 Comments
Moving is such a pain. I have moved 9 times since I got married, and we aren’t even military!!!! It’s always a lot of hard work and never any fun. And it can cost a small fortune. But if you have to move and you are on a budget, there are a few things you […]
July 4th, 2007 · 8 Comments
Nothing in life is free. Or so they say. BUT, there are times when you CAN get free things. As a matter of fact, there are some things you should NEVER pay for. I am not talking about bootlegging movies or music, or stealing satellite TV. (Never break the law, ever. What would your momma […]
June 19th, 2007 · 11 Comments
When I think of how easy it is for a teenager to make an easy million for retirement, I almost get sick because no one told me about this 15 years ago. Now I’m already old. If I want to make a million dollars, I have to work extra hard for it. But these teens […]
May 21st, 2007 · 6 Comments
Nearly everyone wants to be rich. But only a few make it. Why? And why won’t you ever be rich? Three main reasons YOU won’t be in the Forbes top 100 or even the top 100,000:
May 17th, 2007 · 8 Comments
The two entities I hate most are credit card companies and the gasoline/oil companies. (I’m not a big IRS fan either, actually. So let’s make it three things.) I don’t enjoy giving so much of my money to any of the above – they take too much and always want more. Not only is their […]
May 8th, 2007 · 6 Comments
Somewhere, right now, someone is deciding how much they want to squeeze out of our wallets this month. And we’re at their mercy: most of us drive cars, and most of those cars run on gasoline, and most of those cars are driven quite often each week – using a bunch of gas, and needing […]
April 27th, 2007 · 8 Comments
I’m not rich and I’m not aiming to become rich in the popular sense of the word. But I do want to be financially comfortable; a lot of people call this financial independence. What this means is that while I don’t dream of driving a Bentley or living in a mansion, I certainly do want […]
April 11th, 2007 · Comments Off
This looks like a very promising new money-management app called Mint. While this mint isn’t yet available for public consumption, check out their very interesting blog at http://mymint.com/blog/.