Posts Tagged ‘saving’

Are you trying to eat healthier, but sometimes feel discouraged by the higher prices of healthy options? While a lot of healthier food seems to be priced higher than their unhealthier counterparts, eating healthy can actually help to save you money when you look at the long-term. Here are just some of the many ways […]

The New Year is here, and most people will resolve to make various changes to their lifestyles so that the outcome is improved health and happiness. But some of the most common New Year’s resolutions can end up costing us more money. Here are some ways you can save money on some of the most […]

The New Year is here, and most people will resolve to make various changes to their lifestyles so that the outcome is improved health and happiness. But some of the most common New Year’s resolutions can end up costing us more money. Here are some ways you can save money on some of the most […]

Regardless of your financial status, there are five basic financial accounts that everyone can benefit from having. If you are missing one of the following accounts, you may want to explore your options—having that extra account might help to simplify your financials. A checking account for bills Your fixed monthly bill payments, such as your […]

Whether you already have been saving up towards a large purchase (for example, a down payment on a home) or you don’t have any type of savings, it’s important to create an emergency fund. The money from an emergency fund should never be touched unless absolutely necessary; it is meant to provide financial protection in […]

Did you know that the average monthly grocery bill for a family of four in the United States is $1,000? Although shopping for sale items and using coupons are great ways to lower this number, there are other ways that can save you even more. Next time you’re at the checkout line at your local […]

When it comes to your finances, you may be your own worst enemy. The following are some ways that you may be slowly sabotaging your finances without realizing it. Living beyond your means While it may be reasonable to splurge once in a while, it’s also important to be realistic about what you can afford. […]

The day has actually come: your child is no longer a child anymore, and has now grown up and moved out on his or her own. It often takes a while to adjust to such a big change, and while you’re in the process of adapting, it can be easy to carelessly spend money on […]

As your parents approach their retirement years, it’s only natural to worry about their financial futures. The following tips can help you prepare for your parents’ retirement. Suggest expert help, if necessary Depending on your parents’ financial situation and their retirement plans, they might need expert financial help if they don’t have it already. Offer […]

Cleaning the home is one of those tasks that many people dread. Not only can it be time-consuming and exhausting, but all of the small expenses associated with cleaning can really add up and make a dent in your budget. However, it doesn’t have to. These tips can help you save money when it comes […]