Spending Habits You Need to Stop, Stat

We all have spending habits that we instinctively know are bad, but forgo changing because it’s a little more challenging than we want it to be. I completely understand, but if this year we could cut just one bad spending habit we’d end up making a really nice (positive) dent in our bank accounts. Not … Read moreSpending Habits You Need to Stop, Stat

8 Great Pet Deals to Grab at Amazon Now

Your furry and feathered family members deserve the very best. So, we’ve rounded up a variety of products to help pamper and protect them. From car safety belts to a self-warming bed and an automatic water dispenser, these innovative items were designed to improve and enhance your pets’ daily routines. And, at $30 or less, … Read more8 Great Pet Deals to Grab at Amazon Now

Get an Extra 14 Percent Off When You Shop on Thursday

If shopping is your true love, Ebates is offering the perfect way to celebrate this Valentine’s Day. On Feb. 14, you can get 14 percent off purchases from various online retailers by going through the Ebates’ website or app to do your shopping. And that 14 percent cash back is on top of any other … Read moreGet an Extra 14 Percent Off When You Shop on Thursday

9 Indestructible Products That Are Worth the Price

Shopping can feel like a treadmill that no one can climb off. Didn’t we just buy a pallet of paper towels at the warehouse store last week? How does one cocker spaniel eat enough for an entire pack of wolves? Why is there never any coffee when we bought enough to start our own Starbucks? … Read more9 Indestructible Products That Are Worth the Price

Hack #1308: Put yourself in situations where you can’t even spend if you wanted to!

Hack #1308: Put yourself in situations where you can’t even spend if you wanted to! Had to laugh at this recent comment on our Stamp Hustling post: “It’s easier to hit a high savings rate when you’re underwater for 90-day patrols.” Haha… It came from our retired submariner friend, Nords, who RACKED UP the money … Read moreHack #1308: Put yourself in situations where you can’t even spend if you wanted to!

10 Ways Retailers Trick You Into Spending More

Every time you walk into a mall, grocery store or big-box retailer, remember: It’s you against them. Retailers, marketers, sales professionals and CEOs are determined to make you buy more than you planned. In addition, retailers have an arsenal of sales tactics that may seem silly but serve as heavy-duty artillery when it comes to … Read more10 Ways Retailers Trick You Into Spending More

9 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Valentine’s Day is fast approaching and that means it’s time to pick out the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your significant other… ughh. I know. I feel ya — luckily for you, I have devised a list of gifts that are definitely bound to impress (though I guarantee nothing…). Here they are: For the D-I-Yer: … Read more9 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

The “Beat Last Year” Budgeting Challenge!

The “Beat Last Year” Budgeting Challenge! This is one of the best challenges I’ve heard in a while 🙂 From fellow reader, Anne: Hi J, I wanted to share a new challenge I am doing for myself. I eat out at fast food/pizza/restaurants wayyyyy too much, and my personal capital export from 2018 made me … Read moreThe “Beat Last Year” Budgeting Challenge!

Are you a Showroomer or a Webroomer?

Are you a Showroomer or a Webroomer? Heard these terms the other day and had no idea they were “a thing!” Showrooming: when you visit a store to check out a product, but then go home and purchase it online. Webrooming: when you research products online first, and then go to the store to check … Read moreAre you a Showroomer or a Webroomer?