Category Archives: Budgeting

6 Ways to Financially Prepare for Christmas

According to a survey, about nine in ten Americans say they celebrate Christmas, including non-Christians and people with no religion.  Overall, 51% consider it as a religious holiday while 32% say it’s more of a cultural holiday. With more and … Continue reading

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Save Money on Fall Travel

If you’re looking for great bargains, slim crowds, and a “just right” weather, a vacation during the shoulder season is a smart traveler’s best bet. Depending on the destination and the activities the place is known for, autumn is usually … Continue reading

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10 Everyday Habits that are Making Your Poor

Has anyone noticed that time is running so fast these days?  FYI, we’re only a little over three months away from welcoming a brand new year.  But for some of you, time isn’t just the only thing flying so quickly, … Continue reading

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Budget-Friendly Tips to Save Money at NFL Games

According to a survey conducted by GoBankingRates.com, the average cost for two people attending a home game would be around $200, including stadium food and parking fees.  That’s only the average – in certain stadiums, it’s a lot higher.  A … Continue reading

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How to Increase Your Savings this Fall

As we welcome the autumn months, we also welcome new set of expenses – back to school, Halloween and pre-holiday shopping to name a few.  But don’t worry because a new season also means new money-making and money-saving opportunities. So … Continue reading

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5 Simple Tricks to Help You Stick to Your Budget

Creating a budget is simple, sticking to it is hard. If you really want to manage your finances successfully, you need to make a conscious decision to commit to it and change your spending habits accordingly. That can be a … Continue reading

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5 Money-Mantras for College Students

One of the biggest worries of incoming college students is money management, because for most young people, managing finances on their own is a brand new experience. On top of meeting new people, learning something new, experiencing different kinds of … Continue reading

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Get More Perks and Savings by Joining Amazon Prime Student

One of the many exciting things about being in college is the huge discounts that numerous companies offer to anyone with a college ID or a valid email address. From restaurants to cafes, movie theatres to book stores and retail … Continue reading

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5 Apps to Increase Back-to-School Savings

One of the best ways to save on back-to-school shopping is taking advantage of coupons, rewards and all the deals & sales that you can find. No clue where to get these?  Well, there are several mobile apps that can … Continue reading

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5 Shopping Tips to Make the Most Out of Tax-Free Weekend

For students, back to school shopping is something that they look forward to when summer break draws to a close.  But for parents who are on a tight budget, the idea is pretty far from being exciting. Nationwide, parents plan … Continue reading

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