Posts Tagged ‘shopping’

Many people share the common goal of saving more money. It can seem difficult sometimes, especially if you’re living paycheck to paycheck and struggling to take care of bills and expenses, but saving money doesn’t have to mean huge sacrifices or major budget modifications. Sometimes, just small lifestyle changes can help you to save a […]

Are you in the market for a new cell phone? With some of the latest models available these days, a new cell phone purchase can easily set someone back a few hundred dollars—or even into the thousands. Replacing your cell phone doesn’t have to cost a fortune, and even if you’re looking to upgrade, there […]

Are you considering a department store credit card? Before you decide to apply for a department store credit card, you’ll want to carefully weigh the advantages and disadvantages of these types of credit cards. Because you want to avoid opening up too much credit and every credit inquiry can be a negative mark against your […]

If you’re looking to save more money, try spending it—but in the right ways. It may seem a bit contradicting, but there are certain times when spending some money can actually help you save more overall: Staple pieces for your wardrobe A stylish, high-quality wardrobe that is modestly priced is certainly doable, but sometimes investing […]

Responsible credit card use is one way to build and maintain good credit, which is essential in order to qualify for a larger loan, such as a mortgage loan. However, there are other ways you can work on building your credit. If you find yourself doing any of the following, you may want to steer […]

If you currently don’t have a budget set up that allows you to save a fixed amount of money each month, that doesn’t mean you still can’t work on building your savings account. There are some simple ways to cut down on expenses and save money, and even saving just a little bit here and […]

A cluttered home isn’t just unsightly, but it can actually be costing you money. The following are some ways you can save some cash by giving your home a thorough cleaning: Storage units Although the price will vary depending on the size of the unit, the location, and whether it’s temperature-controlled, the average cost of […]

  Are you thinking about replacing some older kitchen appliances? Whether you’re buying a fixer-upper with an outdated kitchen, or you already have a kitchen that can use a bit of an overhaul, upgrades can be expensive. But that doesn’t mean you can’t save money when purchasing your new appliances. The following are some ways […]

Starting your own business can be an exciting, yet costly venture—at least in the beginning, before you begin generating revenue. Here are some ways you can cut down on some of your startup expenses: Consider a home-based business Depending on the type of business you plan on starting, you might want to consider a business […]

  The following are some unique ways to make your food last longer: Vegetables  Are your potatoes sprouting shortly after buying them? Prevent this by storing them with apples. Also, keep them away from onions, which can actually speed up the sprouting process. Mushrooms should be placed in a paper bag and stored in the […]