Credit Union vs. Bank: Which One is Better For Your Money

When it comes to storing your cash, you have three choices, under the mattress, a credit union, or a bank. Don’t do the first one. That leaves us with credit union vs bank, which one is better for your money?

Paribus Review: Free Money for Nothing

Paribus Review: Free Money for Nothing

Have you ever bought something and then seen it cheaper soon after? Sometimes you can get the difference back but most of us don’t bother. Now you don’t have to. Read our Paribus review and see how they can get you free money for nothing.

Taxes 101 with Johnny Horta

Taxes 101 with Johnny Horta

Tax time is nearly upon us. Past guest, contributing writing, and tax expert Johnny Horta joins us to explain the vagaries of the US tax system.

Should You Use FreeTaxUSA To File Your Taxes? Our Review

Should You Use FreeTaxUSA To File  Your Taxes? Our Review

There are a lot of programs to help you do your taxes so you want the best one. We take a look at FreeTaxUSA. Should you use FreeTaxUSA to file? Our review.

Cheap Meals: Good Food On A Tight Budget

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Looking for a way to make cheap meals that hit the spot? Here is our ultimate guide to saving money on groceries and making good food on a tight budget.

Budget Meals: What To Eat When You’re Strapped For Cash

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There are lots of ways to save money on food. Here are a lot of ideas for budget meals and what to eat when you’re strapped for cash.

How To Save Money For Your First Apartment: 9 Simple Tips

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Moving into your first place is exciting and daunting at the same time. There is so much you need. For most of us, that need has to be balanced with a limited budget, both in furnishing your place and living there. Here are some first apartment tips that will help you save money.

Tips For Moving On A Budget

Tips for moving on a budget

Moving is certainly stressful and it can be expensive. Having just done it, I’ll share some things I did to save money and minimize stress.

26 Creative Things To Do For Free on Saturday Night

fun things to do for free

Need some quality ideas for what to do on a Saturday night? We’ll show you some fun things to do for free or on the cheap. You may even earn some money. You don’t always have to go out drinking with your friends at a bar or ditch everyone and decide to stay in just because you don’t have money.

27 Steps to Save Money By Winterizing Your Life

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I love autumn, all golden and shit. Sweaters, knee high leather boots, pumpkins, Halloween, Thanksgiving. The only thing I don’t like about fall is that it means winter is coming, so I just try not to think about that.

Save Money Without Cramping Your Life with Joel Larsgaard

Save Money Without Cramping Your Life with Joel Larsgaard

Joel Larsgaard from Save Outside the Box shows us easy ways to save money without giving up the things you love.

Can’t Lose Weight? Here’s How I Lost 60 lbs Eating Healthy on a Budget

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You can lose weight and save money! This is my story about how I lost over 60 pounds in a year and saved money just by eating less and not exercising.

Just the Tips: How Much to Tip Everyone From Pizza Delivery to Movers

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When did tipping become such a minefield? Who do you tip, how much, how often? We are going to sort it all out for you. We are giving you just the tips and will tell you how much to tip pizza delivery and everyone else.

Is Frugal Living More Trouble Than It’s Worth?

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Frugality is a big trend right now. But how frugal is too frugal? Should you clip coupons, wash and reuse your tin foil? Where do we draw the line?

Lessons Learned From Owning Seven Cars

Lessons Learned From Owning Seven Cars

How many cars have you owned over the years? Is it more than seven? That’s how many Matt has owned. And he learned a thing or two. These are the lessons learned from owning seven cars. Some learned the hard way!

28 Tax Deductions You Didn’t Know You Could Write Off

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Tax day is coming up fast, and you want to to take advantages of as many tax deductions as you can. You know the typical write-offs, but we found 28 tax deductions you didn’t know you could write off.

How Much Rent Can I Afford? What To Consider Before Signing That Lease

how much rent can I afford

Like a Russian Matryoshka doll, the question— “how much rent can I afford” nests several questions within itself. There isn’t simple arithmetic that will get […]

Setting Goals for Big Purchases

Setting Goals for Big Purchases

You want something, no, you NEED it! Well, the right way isn’t to dip into your emergency savings. Time to go over setting goals for big purchases.

How to Tame Bill Paying

How to Tame Bill Paying

Are you still getting and paying bills by snail mail? Grab a whip and a chair and we’ll teach you how to tame them. Also learn about duck genitals!

Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

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Your paycheck is deposited, groceries purchased, bills paid and then you’re broke until next week. Sound familiar? You can stop living paycheck to paycheck.

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