3 Fun (and Inexpensive) School Vacation Activities

3 Fun (and Inexpensive) School Vacation Activities

You don't have to plan a lavish vacation when your kids are off for winter or fall break. In fact, you might have more fun if you stick close to home and plan custom activities that the whole family can enjoy. Keep your children occupied with these fun and inexpensive school vacation activities. Before you [...]

Cut Your Tax Bill this Year with These 4 Deductions

Cut Your Tax Bill this Year with These 4 Deductions

When tax season rolls around, you might feel tempted to take the easiest route to filing. However, if you miss potential deductions because you don't feel like sifting through receipts, you do yourself a tremendous financial disservice. If you qualify, the following four deductions can slice off a healthy chunk of your tax bill and [...]

Expert Interview Series: Joseph Doohan of Moneyjojo.com About Saving Money and Finding Great Deals Online

Expert Interview Series: Joseph Doohan of Moneyjojo.com About Saving Money and Finding Great Deals Online

Joseph Doohan is the creator of the popular and fast-growing Moneyjojo.com personal finance blog. We recently caught up with Joseph to learn a few tricks on how to save money on products, services, monthly expenses, and entertainment. Tell us a bit about yourself. Why are you so passionate about saving money? I have been a [...]

Expert Interview Series: Dr. Jason Cabler of Celebrating Financial Freedom About Budgeting Properly, Finding Great Deals, and Living Without Debt

Expert Interview Series: Dr. Jason Cabler of Celebrating Financial Freedom About Budgeting Properly, Finding Great Deals, and Living Without Debt

Dr. Jason Cabler is a practicing dentist and owner of the Celebrating Financial Freedom blog. He focuses on Christian personal finance, getting out of debt, and achieving financial freedom. We had a chance to sit down with Jason recently to hear his thoughts on debt, saving money, and becoming financially "free." Tell us a little [...]

The Ultimate Guide to an Inexpensive (Yet Luxurious) Vacation

The Ultimate Guide to an Inexpensive (Yet Luxurious) Vacation

In 2016, 76% of employees who worked in private industries received vacation time off as part of their compensation - yet only half of them used what was allotted. Unfortunately, the cost is a barrier to taking advantage of these opportunities to get away. In just the summer of 2016 alone, there were fewer overall [...]

5 Ways to Save on Your Monthly Cable Bill

5 Ways to Save on Your Monthly Cable Bill

It's no secret that cable television is expensive. If you feel like you're paying too much, you aren't alone. People are cutting out cable from their lives at unprecedented rates, particularly as new and easy entertainment options reach the marketplace. You, too, can reduce your dependence on cable without cutting back on your entertainment time. [...]

4 Tips for Keeping that New Year’s Resolution

4 Tips for Keeping that New Year’s Resolution

Each year, countless people make New Year's resolutions, but according to data from Statistic Brain, only 9.2% of those people feel they achieve their goals at the end of the year. Often, people form their resolutions based on the things they meant to do last year but didn't have the time or energy. Whether you [...]

Can You Eat Healthier Without Breaking Your Budget?

Can You Eat Healthier Without Breaking Your Budget?

Eating healthier is a popular New Year's resolution, but are healthy options too expensive? Cost is always on the mind of the savvy shopper, and yes, healthy food does technically cost more than unhealthier processed foods. But, with the long and short-term benefits of being physically healthy, that cost is far outweighed. Learn the real [...]