My Daughter’s Coupon Tips Helped Me Save Thousands

In reality, most people can’t reach the heights of Extreme Couponing. But that doesn’t mean couponing isn’t great for saving money. In fact, my daughter’s coupon tips helped me save thousands. Here’s how. Taking Advantage of Double Coupon Days My daughter’s couponing helped me understand the power of double coupon days. Some grocery stores allow shoppers to double the value of their coupons by making purchases at specific times, usually on less popular days.By getting groceries Read more [...]

How To Get From Trash to Dollars – Street Finds

As the old adage goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. Most people consider this metaphorically, representing how individuals can have different priorities and preferences. However, some people actually take the phrase fairly literally. Instead of simply letting items others have thrown away head to the dump, they intercept the garbage and try to find trash that they can turn into dollars. Here's how to turn your street finds from trash to treasure.The Art of Dumpster Diving While Read more [...]

5 Little-Known Apps to Help You Make Extra Money This Week

Smartphones are a staple in today’s culture. But did you know that they can help you make extra money this week? It’s true.There is a variety of apps that allow you to bring in additional cash. If you want to give it a try, here’s what you need to know. Are There Trustworthy Apps to Help You Make Extra Money? While a lot of apps are trustworthy, there are some that are less than reputable. Before you begin using any app, you will want to do some research to make sure they’re safe.One Read more [...]

My Contractor Charges What? How to Find Out the REAL Fair Market Price of Services

When you’re looking to hire a contractor, it’s usually for a big job. You’re probably expecting to pay hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars for the work, but you also want to make sure you aren’t paying too much.Figuring out the real fair market value of a contractor’s services can be tricky. Each job they perform is unique, so they usually don’t just have a basic list of prices you can review. This means you’ll need to do some legwork to figure it out.If you’re ready Read more [...]

What A Time For The BT Sports Channel To Start Charging

It's a pain. The summer’s in full swing and the BT sports channel’s not free anymore. What could be worse? They’re going to start charging for it from the end of July. You only get it free if you buy their high end package. Well I’ll tell you this much. If they think that’s going to make me pay up for the high end package, they’ve got another think coming. You can hardly call the sports channel free by the time you’ve paid the price for that package.Thank God It Was After The FA Read more [...]

Paribus Review: Is It Better Than Ebates?

I’m a big fan of saving money on purchases whenever I can. Like most of you, you’re probably using Ebates or a similar app to save a bit of money on regular purchases. Enter Paribus A relatively new app called Paribus also claims to help you save money. If you didn’t know already, a lot of retailers offer price-matching on purchases if you happen to find a lower price within a certain period of time (usually within a week or two). What this app does is help you track your online purchases Read more [...]

5 Ways to be Frugal as a Small Business Owner

If you own a small business, you know how important it is to save money. There are so many parts of your business that subtract from the bottom-line, sometimes it is hard to keep track.  Finding ways to be frugal can be a daunting task, but many times there are places where you can find significant savings in places you might never have imagined.  Here are 10 ways to find significant savings for your small business.Go paperless as much as possibleGoing paperless is not just a wise PR move Read more [...]

5 Simple Tips to Make Tax Season Stress Free

Surely not only accountants enjoy tax season right?Now that the 2017 tax season is here, don’t freak out if you don’t feel prepared. As long as you organize now and use some of the following tips, you’ll be less stressed when it comes time to fork over your tax return to Uncle Sam.  Make Sure Your Filing Status is Correct This is definitely not something to mess around with because your filing status is what pretty much determines how much you pay in taxes. Other than that, Read more [...]

Get Free Shipping at ThredUp – The Ultimate Clothing Resale Store

If you can’t stop buying clothes (as long as you budgeted for it right?), you can still look stylish by buying used clothes. One such place is an online consignment store called ThredUp. In fact you can get free shipping at ThredUp!So yes, you can browse at what can equate to a garage sale (or ebay, but much better) online in your pajamas. How cool is that? Yes, But Is It Legit? In a nutshell, yes. Not only have I found great deals on there, but friends of mine have too. I needed a few Read more [...]

Snagshout Review: Is This Discount Site a Scam?

Want to save even more money on Amazon? Have you tried a website called Snagshout? It’s a place where you can get free or major discounts on products off Amazon.Yeah, this sounds like a scam, doesn’t it? Rest assured, this isn’t one.This Snagshout review will walk you through step-by-step what it is, how to use it, and if it’s the right place to shop for you.What is Snagshout and How Does it Work? Simply put, Snagshout is a website that features websites from retailers that Read more [...]