Do you sometimes feel like driving is your part-time job but someone forgot to pay you for it? Shuffling the kids off to school in your car, then to after school activities, then to the dry cleaners, then to the grocery store, then to ....and the list never seems to end. What if you could make money driving places you normally do? Well, now you can. I've been using the MileUp app for several months now to make money driving and I love it. It's . . .
Is saving money hard to do? Well, yes it certainly can be when you're not motivated. One great way to achieve a goal is to have a visual reminder of the goal which can serve as a daily motivator. Today, we're going to look at some great ideas for money savings jars that may very well be the push you need to stash money away for that weekend getaway or whatever your heart desires. Unsure about what to save to for using a money savings jar? . . .
Are all college students broke? Not the ones implementing the tips and tricks found in these lists. Someone once said, "It's not how much money you make but how much you keep." Boy is that ever true regardless of what stage of life you're in. No doubt that money is often tight in college but that doesn't mean that you can't have fun or even splurge once in a while. These lists prove that you can save money in a big way if you know what . . .
What did you do this past weekend? Did you SPEND money or did you MAKE money? Now, we know life isn't all about making money and some of the best things in life really are free. Some. The other experiences cost money and I've found a way to easily add several hundred dollars a month to my "fun money" account without taking on a second job. How Do You Turn Trash Into Extra Cash? Garage sales. No, no, no. We aren't talking about holding . . .
We’ve finally come up with a way for our pre-teen (12 year old) to consistently earn money for his expenses while simultaneously taking some of the pressure off his parents to make every single event a lesson in personal finance. We’ve gone from automatically opening our wallets to pay for movies, skating, middle school sporting events and dances (yes, school dances) and sweet treats to making the phrase “It’s easier to spend someone else’s . . .
Summer’s almost here and you’re committed to making more great memories with your family but you’re also committed to paying off financial debt. Don’t fret. Your family can still have a great summer. While searching for ways to fill our summer calendar we found loads of free and inexpensive ways to enjoy ourselves. Get out your planners people! Summer Movie Days Cinemark and Regal Cinema offer discount movie days. If history is any . . .