At a loss for what to give your yoga inspired friend this year? So were we. Our first thought was a new pair of yoga pants, but we soon realized that fit and style preference is often quite personal. And really, she already has a closet full. After looking around for a few ideas that were a bit more creative, we came upon some fantastic finds for yoga beginners. Some are so good, I'm sure several of these will go under the tree . . .
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 . . .