Crafting a Budget Will Save You More than You Think

Cam Norris August 11, 2020

When it comes to saving money, many people picture cutting coupons or shopping for deals. Maybe buying less brand name goods, or scoring discount tickets to movies will help you spend less! However, this is a spending-focused way to try to stop spending as much money. It’s not as effective …

How Hard is it to Start Saving? Easy Tips to Help you Today

Cam Norris August 4, 2020

Saving money is often seen as something that’s only for very wealthy people. Working people, however, often can benefit even more from saving money wisely than wealthy people can! Saving doesn’t have to be hard, either: it’s as easy as you make it. Moreover, if money’s a bit tight, you’d …

Even More Ways to Make Some Money on the Side

Cam Norris July 28, 2020

While we’ve already discussed a few ways to make money when you’re a little light on cash, today we’re going over even more! These are some of the quickest and easiest ways to make a bit of money while you’re stuck at home. We all know what it’s like to …

Finance Basics: The Importance of a Budget

Cam Norris July 21, 2020

You’ve probably heard the term “budgeting” before and not given it much thought. Yeah, people budget for things, so what? However, if you’re not using an actual budget, a document with your finances on it, then you might be mismanaging your own funds. Having a working budget with your income …

Making Extra Cash Today Doesn’t Have to be Hard

Cam Norris July 14, 2020

Sometimes we all come a little hard-up for cash. That’s normal! There’s no reason to feel bad about coming up short. When you need a bit of extra dough to help make it through a tough month, it can be hard to think of good ways to make cash quickly. …

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Saving Tips to Make Your Money Stretch
Cam Norris July 7, 2020

Saving Tips to Make Your Money Stretch

When money is tight, it can seem hard to make it stretch to cover all of your expenses. It’s even harder to picture your limited funds getting you the fun things you want to buy, let alone food and gas money. That being said, we’ve got some simple tips to …
Budgeting with Cash: The Cash Diet Method
Cam Norris June 30, 2020

Budgeting with Cash: The Cash Diet Method

Having a credit or debit card is very convenient for a number of reasons. However, using a bank card can make it difficult to visualize your money. When your funds are just numbers on a screen, you might be more likely to spend money in frivolous ways. Some people swear …
How to Save Money by Avoiding the Routine
Cam Norris June 19, 2020

How to Save Money by Avoiding the Routine

It’s easy to get caught in your same old spending habit. However, your habits could be keeping you from effectively saving. If you’re the kind of person who finds yourself getting paid and then unable to figure out where all your money went, this article is for you. Avoid Shopping …

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The Practical Guide to Quitting Your Job
Cam Norris June 16, 2020

The Practical Guide to Quitting Your Job

Sometimes, your job just isn’t working out. Whether it’s your paycheck, the work environment, or your boss, something isn’t clicking. Sometimes it’s a combination of some or all of those elements at once. No matter the case, you want out. You need to quit, but you’re not sure what the …
Stress-Free Retirement Tips to Get You Started
Cam Norris June 9, 2020

Stress-Free Retirement Tips to Get You Started

You know what’s better than investing in random consumer goods? Investing in yourself and your future. The best way you can do that, of course, is by saving for retirement. However, it seems like many younger people feel a degree of stress when they think about saving for retirement. While …
What You Need to Know About Credit Scores
Cam Norris May 29, 2020

What You Need to Know About Credit Scores

If you’re an adult with any interest in owning stuff, you’ve probably heard a lot about your credit score. You probably even know the basics: it’s an outline of how trustworthy companies think you are with debt. If you pay your debts on time, you’ll have a good score. If …
Living Well on a Budget: Why Not Both?
Cam Norris May 27, 2020

Living Well on a Budget: Why Not Both?

People often describe saving money and living frugally as “making sacrifices” and “going without”. However, we tend to resent those depictions. It’s completely possible to save money without being bored out of your mind. Here are our tips for saving and living it up all at the same time. Get …

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Budgeting the Easy Way: The 50/30/20 Rule
Cam Norris May 18, 2020

Budgeting the Easy Way: The 50/30/20 Rule

Budgeting isn’t easy. Not many claim it is! But, there are some easy ways to think about budgeting to make it more achievable in your own life. If you’re like most people, it can feel like your whole paycheck is gone before you even get a chance to see the …
Quick Tips: Finding the Best Credit Card
Cam Norris May 15, 2020

Quick Tips: Finding the Best Credit Card

From frequent flyer miles to reward programs to just building your credit, there are a number of reasons to want a credit card. Some people out there who could greatly benefit from a credit card might have never even considered getting one. However, don’t dismiss them out of hand. There …
How Do You Even Start Saving? Finance Tips
Cam Norris May 5, 2020

How Do You Even Start Saving? Finance Tips

When it comes to finances, it can be difficult to know where to start. How do you save money when everything’s so expensive? It can be very difficult to even begin saving, especially if you’re just starting out and living paycheck to paycheck. For many younger people, the idea of …
Best Black Friday Secrets Exposed!
Cam Norris November 6, 2019

Best Black Friday Secrets Exposed!

If you’re an avid shopper, a deal-seeker, or a fan of all things frugal, you’re likely looking ahead to Black Friday. After all, Black Friday is the holy grail of shopping holidays, and it’s the time of year you’ll find some great deals. But when it comes to savvy shopping, …
Ways to Save Money for the Holidays
Megan Smith November 5, 2019

Ways to Save Money for the Holidays

The holidays are fast approaching, and this can be the most expensive time of the year with buying gifts for family, friends, coworkers, teachers, and more. If you host holiday parties and family gatherings, the price sure can add up! Don’t forget holiday flights and woof, hello credit card debt. …
Is Black Friday a Hoax?
Megan Smith November 4, 2019

Is Black Friday a Hoax?

Black Friday has become almost bigger than Thanksgiving itself. Shoppers leave family gatherings and line up early, hoping to score the best deals. Most end up dropping thousands of dollars on must-have purchases, even when they don’t actually need these items. So is Black Friday worth it… or is it …
Use Your Money Wisely by Avoiding These 5 Things
Bryan Brammer August 6, 2019

Use Your Money Wisely by Avoiding These 5 Things

It’s very easy to immediately spend your paycheck once you see it deposited into your bank account. Make sure you use your money wisely by avoiding these 5 simple things. Avoid losing sight of your money. Always keep track of where your money is going. Avoid shopping while feeling emotional. …