Saving

Is a Certificate of Deposit right for you?

A Certificate of Deposit, a.k.a a CD, is a great option to grow your savings, but there are some factors...

Saving on School Lunches Part 1: Are Bento Boxes Right for You?

Shortly before school started a few weeks ago, my husband announced that we would be sending lunches to school with...

Where Does All Of Your Money Go?

I’ve never considered myself to be “rich”, at least as far as money goes.  But since I am now retired...

Parents: Why You Should Start Saving For College Now

Thirty thousand dollars is a lot of money. With that much cash, you could buy a brand new Nissan 370Z...

When Will My College Degree Pay Off?

You planned for college. You and your family saved for college. Maybe now you’re close to graduating from college. So...

How to make the most of your 401(k)

Every so often you probably get an e-mail from your HR or Benefits department with some information about your 401(k)...

Building An Emergency Fund: Getting Started

Building an emergency fund is like eating healthy. It’s good for you long-term and it can help you feel better,...

Cheap Valentine’s Day Ideas: Be Romantic, Not Broke

Valentine’s Day will be here before you know it, cue the hearts everywhere. Although you should be showing the special...

7 Simple Ways to Save Money on Running

It’s the New Year and you’ve set a goal to lose that holiday weight. You throw on an old cotton...

How I Saved $238 in One Weekend!

Like most moms, I have a long to-do list and not a lot of money. Just a few weeks ago,...

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