I have had so many wonderful customer service experiences with T-Mobile that alone would keep me as a customer. But, I actually pay way less than any other… Continue reading
Not that long ago I shared that for the first time ever, student loan debt exceeded revolving or credit card debt. But revolving debt is still a huge challenge for many families and individuals. Even if you have a good credit score, struggling with managing debt can be a problem. It’s not uncommon for people to carry balances on… Continue reading
As I said in my post on teaching kids about money and money related habits (part 1), I feel strongly about the paycheck method and its ability to teach children good money management habits.
Before I fell in love with the paycheck method and fully saw how it would help kids truly learn good money management, I… Continue reading
What do you mean I’m out of money? I still have checks!”
It’s sad but even in today’s modern world, I still hear and see this statement in action. I don’t know what your experiences are with respect to money but I have found that many adults never learned as kids about good money habits…often because their parents didn’t know.… Continue reading
So for the last post on the Budget Savers from the 99 Cent Store, I’m going to be looking at stationary, office, electronics and the miscellaneous that doesn’t really fit into other categories. These can be some of the biggest savers in my mind, especially if you run a home based business and/or have kids in school – school supplies… Continue reading
Continuing on my series on what 99 Cent Store products have saved my budget, I want to focus on household supplies this post. While many items I purchase to maintain my household are only every now and again purchases, they can cost a pretty penny. Others I use far more frequently and I would just as soon spend as little… Continue reading
Continuing with my series on 99 Cent Store Deals and Steals and Stay Aways, today I will be looking at food. If your house is anything like mine and you have a teenage boy, food seems to just disappear. Its there one second and I turn back around and its gone! This can be murder on your budget! Ironically I… Continue reading
Through personal trial and error as well as others trial and errors, I have found that you can either get some really good steals and deals that can put more coin back in your pocket. But if you are not smart about your purchases, you could end up paying more with inferior products.
Hygiene and Cleaning Deals and Steals… Continue reading
Okay, when we moved in I felt like money was flying out of our savings account left and right…home owners insurance, earthquake insurance, new appliances, furniture, repairs, HOA, air conditioner’s electrical costs, and more. My budget was running hard, panting to stay intact and I felt like it was going to implode any minute. Ask any home owner and they… Continue reading