At the beginning of a new year, my husband and I like to revisit our budget and make changes based off of our spending the previous year. When we sat down this year we realized that we needed to make some changes with our utilities. In 2015, we cut our cell phone bill in half […]
I love Back to School time. But you don’t have kids, Stacey! Yes, I know we don’t have kids, but I still love Back to School time. Why? Because I have so many great items I can stock up on at the grocery store!
This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. If you aren’t stuck in a wireless contract now, you probably have been at least once in the past. Isn’t it horrible? Waiting for the month you can finally get out and find something better. My husband and I broke free from our last contract […]
Do you ever have an urge to just get up and go? You don’t really care where, you just want to get away from home and get your mind off of your everyday life. Why not plan a last minute weekend getaway? If you are up for it, last minute travel can be a lot of fun, and save you a ton of money. Here are some ways to save on your next impromptu weekend getaway.
This is a tough question that will probably yield many different responses depending on who you ask. When my husband and I got married, I felt that we should combine our money into joint accounts. My husband wasn’t so sure. He wanted to have some privacy in his spending, and I could understand that need. […]
Sponsored by Verified Codes. All opinions are my own. The beginning of the year can be a tough time financially. Are you still paying off your holiday purchases? Did you go crazy on Black Friday? How about after Christmas? Did you purchase tons of discounted items? I think I did pretty well this year, but I […]
There are some great ways to save as a married couple. A very easy way is to look through your list of bills and see where you can combine accounts. Here is a list of ways my husband and I cut out duplicates and saved money: Insurance Combining auto insurance policies as well as renter’s/home […]
I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Dunkin’ Brands. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Medium hot caramel latte with skim milk and Splenda and two chocolate frosted donuts. That is my favorite order from Dunkin’ Donuts. Occasionally I’ll have a turkey sausage sandwich, but […]
Are you and your spouse starting an emergency fund? My husband and I used to have a very nice one and then I became unemployed and ran out of unemployment pay. While being unemployed, I have tried many different ways to make money: freelance design work, eBay selling, blogging, and freelance blogging work. I am […]
Getting your hair cut, colored, highlighted, straightened, washed and styled can add up to a huge expense and you need to do it about once per month. I have found a great way to save at hair salons and still get a quality cut! Join and use Groupon Every time I want to get my […]