Money Habits You Need to Break Now

Money Habits You Need to Break Now Everybody’s got a few bad habits: nail-biting, smoking, using your cell phone while driving…the list goes on and on. However, many people have developed awful financial habits, too. These are a little harder to notice in your day-to-day life, but over...

Why, In 2017, Groupon Is Still Relevant

Why, In 2017, Groupon Is Still Relevant Groupon was one of the fast growing companies in human history. During that recent boom, it seemed like there wasn’t a person on the planet who wasn’t using the coupon giant. Everyone was getting discounts on new restaurants, massages, photography classes,...

What Are Fixed Rate Savings?

What Are Fixed Rate Savings? There are many ways to save money for your future, including fixed rate savings. What are fixed rate savings accounts? Well, they go by a couple of different names depending on where you live. In the US, they’re usually known as CDs (which is short for...

Don’t Settle

Don’t Settle Don’t settle for something that isn’t what you really want when you buy things. Doing so will cost you in the long run, and leave you feeling unsatisfied. I nearly did this years ago, when the Mazda Miatas first came out. There was quite a buzz about them....

I Need to Watch the Big-Ticket Items Too

I Need to Watch the Big-Ticket Items Too A recent review of my spending over the past 12 months showed me one thing: I need to watch my spending on the big-ticket items too. I’ve so gotten used to looking for small savings here and there, and watching what I buy in small amounts, that I sometimes...

5 Ways to Cut Your Weekly Spending Down

5 Ways to Cut Your Weekly Spending Down Editor’s foreword: The following is a guest post by Lindsey Carlton of couponsdaily.com. If you’re able to write a high quality piece like the following, please let me know here. I’d love to feature your work!   In a society where consumerism...