July 7, 2017
Andy in Budget

How to Go to a Festival on a Budget: Everything You Need to Know

Is dancing the night away with thousands of people at a festival on your bucket list? No problem. We know how to get you to that festival without breaking the bank.
 May 26, 2017
Andy in Budget

17 of the Most Popular Inexpensive Cities to Move to before It’s Too Late

There are a lot of great places to live in the US, but not all of them are great for your finances. Just because you can't live in the biggest cities in the US, doesn't mean you have to miss out on all the best parts of city life. There are many popular inexpensive cities to choose from. Just pick a region of the country and there is a city for you, we promise.
 May 18, 2017
Andy in Budget

Student or Not, You Can Create Your Own Summer Vacation Student Deals

Vacations should be fun to plan and a time for relaxation and fun. The one thing that usually gets in the way is money. With these tips, you can make sure your summer vacation plans make use of some of the best student deals.
 April 7, 2017
Andy in Budget

The Cheapest Ways to Move Anywhere

The next time you have to move, you want it to be a great experience. But usually it ends up being stressful and really expensive. These tips will help you find the cheapest ways to move to any destination.
 March 21, 2017
Scott in Budget

How to Set Up a Home Theater on the Cheap

Home theaters can run well into the thousands, but there's no need to spend the earth to enjoy a cinematic experience from your sofa. We've pulled together five great tips to not only build your theater on a budget, but maintain it too.
 March 14, 2017
Andy in Budget

11 Tips for Every Regifting Pro

When you think of regifting, you might remember that unwanted candle you got for Christmas which you could give to someone else. Or you might think of the classic Seinfeld episode where a label maker gets passed around until one of the main characters says, “I knew it! You’re a regifter!”
 March 13, 2017
Margaret in Budget

5 Tips for Stress-Free Mall Shopping

There is no denying that sometimes a trip to the mall is necessary. Where else can you visit a specialty shoe store, pretzel kiosk, and nail salon all under one roof? Although you may be able to find all of the items you need at the mall, it usually comes at a pretty heavy price—your sanity.
 March 6, 2017
Scott in Budget

Car Hacks For Dummies

When it comes to a car, it can sometimes seem like they eat money! However, did you know that there's some amazing car hacks out there that can save you thousands of dollars over the lifetime of your vehicle? Check out our top tips and tricks to help save you some money on your car. 
 March 2, 2017
Margaret in Budget

Spend versus Splurge: Top 5 Home Items Not to Skimp on

Everybody tries to be a bit thrifty in today’s day and age. However, did you know there are many products out there where the name brand is exactly the same as the off-brand item (often even made in the same factories), except in different packaging. There are also items in life that you don't want to skimp on, because the off-brands are nowhere close to the same quality as the name brand. Read through our list of the top five items that you should definitely spend a little extra cash on!
 March 1, 2017
Andy in Budget

21 Ways to Upcycle Your Life & Your Home

Have you ever been one of those people who stares at the trashcan wondering if you should throw something away? Some items can’t really be recycled and as much as you want to reduce your waste, some trash is unavoidable. However, there is another option...
 February 28, 2017
Margaret in Budget

3 Easy Ways to Save Money with Minimal Effort

Everybody wants to pinch pennies where they can, but putting together a budget can be a hassle. Not only do you have to put a great deal of time into creating a budget, but you also have to spend precious time updating the budget weekly. Those of us who do not have a spare half hour in our week will wind up just blowing off a budget and wasting money on needless purchases. However, there are easy ways for all of you busy bees to save some money! Read below to discover three easy ways to pad out your bank account without hardly blinking an eye.
 February 24, 2017
Scott in Budget

Spring into Action: Free Ideas for the New Season

As we move out from the depth of winter, the days start to get longer, and outdoor activities start to become a reality. Luckily for you, spring does not necessarily mean spending money on a trip down south, and we have brought together an amazing list of things to do for free in spring. This list will allow you to get the most out of the season, and maybe even create some amazing memories.