The Ultimate Guide To Your First Apartment

The Ultimate Guide To Your First Apartment
The Ultimate Guide To Your First Apartment

If you’re in the market for your first apartment, you may be feeling a little lost—and more than a little overwhelmed. How do you get started? What should you be looking for in an apartment? How do you check out a building? 

So many questions, and we’ve got answers!

Category: Budgeting
Tags: apartment, tips

Decorating Your First Dorm Room On A Budget

Decorating Your First Dorm Room On A Budget
Decorating Your First Dorm Room On A Budget

College dorm rooms can be quite drab, but who’s got the time or the money to do any serious decorating? Plus, school regulations can make anything that’s really creative an impossibility. 

No worries; a beautiful, personalized and warm dorm room is within reach—and

Category: Budgeting

7 Halloween Hacks You Don't Want To Miss

7 Halloween Hacks You Don't Want To Miss
7 Halloween Hacks You Don't Want To Miss

Halloween is coming – and so is the fun! Everyone wants to win the prize for creepiest costume and the most frightening yard décor in the neighborhood.

But all that spookiness comes with a scary price tag. The average American will spend $169 on Halloween costs this

Category: Budgeting

Do I Still Need A Landline?

Do I Still Need A Landline
Do I Still Need A Landline?

Q: My landline barely gets any use. Every family member has their own cellphone and it feels like I’m throwing out money each month when I pay the bill. Should I get rid of my landline? 

A: Phone lines that need to be plugged into the wall are quite outdated. And, if you’re

Category: Budgeting

8 Steps To An Energy Smart Home

8 Steps To An Energy Smart Home
Category: Budgeting

7 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Making A Large Purchase

7 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Making A Large Purchase
7 Questions To Ask Yourself Before Making A Large Purchase

You’re convinced: You really want that Coach handbag. Or you need that genuine Armani tie. Or maybe you know that gigantic, high-res entertainment center will transform your weekends. So you swipe your card and the dream item

Category: Budgeting

How To Save For A Boat In 8 Easy Steps

How To Buy A Boat In 8 Easy Steps
How To Buy A Boat In 8 Easy Steps

Are you ready to make waves with a new boat? That’s great, but don’t let your budget sink in the process! Save up for the boat of your dreams with our handy guide. We’ll have you ripping across those foaming waves sooner than you ever thought possible! 

 

1.) Do your research
Category: Budgeting
Tags: boat, Savings, goal

5 Ways To Budget For Your Wedding

5 Ways To Budget For Your Wedding
5 Ways To Budget For Your Wedding

Q: I’m ready to tie the knot, but I don’t know if I can afford to have a wedding! Between the flowers, gown and venue, it’s thousands and thousands of dollars. How can I cut costs without compromising on my special day?

A: If you

Category: Budgeting

What To Grab and What To Skip In June

What to Grab and What to Skip In June
What to Grab and What to Skip In June

June is the month of sun-kissed beaches, dripping ice cream cones, backyard BBQs … and spectacular sales. 

There’s lots to celebrate this month, but June sales aren’t just for “dads and grads.” If you know what to look for, you can find great deals on all kinds of stuff during the

Category: Budgeting
Tags: june, sales, tips, shopping

Don't Drink Your Wallet Dry!

Don't Drink Your Wallet Dry
Don't Drink Your Wallet Dry

It’s hot out, so make sure you’re drinking up! In fact, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends that adult males drink at least 11 cups of fluid a day and females drink 9. 

What’s in your glass today?  You might be a true coffee-crazy, cola-loving American, but water is your best

Category: Budgeting
Tags: saving, water, summer, tips

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