Is Your Spending Out of Control?

You’re not alone. Making a budget and sticking to it isn’t easy, but getting your spending under control doesn’t have to be painful, either. Here’s what you need to know to get your money on track.

Need Some Extra Cash?

Slashing your grocery budget and cutting back on expenses only goes far. If your paycheck still isn’t quite enough, or if you want some extra cash for a one-time purchase, here are some ways to boost your income.

How Can I Make Money as a Freelance Writer

Dreaming of trading in your 8-5 job to work from home? Or maybe you’re looking to increase your income to get out of debt faster or to take that big vacation you’ve been thinking of. Whatever your reason, starting a freelance writing career is a great way to earn...

Earn Extra Money with Online Surveys

Want to make some extra cash in your down time? Whether you’re at home or waiting in line at the grocery store, Survey Junkie is a great way to make money with online surveys.

Yes, I want more money.

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Save Money with the 2019 Meal Planning Bundle

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Does Your January Budget Include these 7 Things?

The first of the year is the perfect time for new beginnings. You get a fresh start to do whatever you've always dreamed of and to be the person you always wanted to be. Though I've never been much for new year's resolutions, there's something about January that fills...

6 Ways to Deal with Unexpected Expenses

Life happens whether we're ready for it or not. And when it rains it pours, right? When everything breaks at once, it's important to keep your long-term financial goals in mind when finding solutions to your short-term problems. Since our goal is to eliminate debt and...

Why Money Isn’t Everything

More money is the key to happiness, right? Though that’s what the magazine ads and television commercials would have you believe, lately I’m not so sure. I always pursued money thinking it was the answer to all that I lacked. Money would buy me things and elevate me...

Why You Need to Pay Yourself First Even if You’re Broke

Surely you’ve heard the advice to “pay yourself first,” but what happens if you never have any money left after the bills are paid? When you wake up every day and the bills are piling up, you’ll wish you had followed this simple piece of financial advice sooner. Now...

Why Is My Money Gone (and where did it go?)

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Expert Hacks to Travel With Only a Carry-On

Traveling with luggage is a hassle. From waiting at the baggage carousel to the added fees the airlines charge to check a bag, it’s stressful and can get quite expensive. The secret to worry-free flying is to travel with only a carry-on suitcase. But is it possible to...

How to Achieve Financial Independence and Retire Early

The traditional retirement age in America is 65. But a large number of Americans are unable to announce their retirement at the right age. They are spending their golden years on the job. People in our nation have to delay their retirement due to the lack of savings...

How Can I Make Money as a Freelance Writer

Dreaming of trading in your 8-5 job to work from home? Or maybe you’re looking to increase your income to get out of debt faster or to take that big vacation you’ve been thinking of. Whatever your reason, starting a freelance writing career is a great way to earn...