The Cost of Buying A New Verses Used Car

The cost of buying a car can cost upwards of $50,000. Fortunately, it doesn’t have to. A good, reliable car can cost much less, but requires some due diligence.  Read More.

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It’s Time to Uncover Those Hidden Gym Membership Costs

When I worked for a large corporation right out of college, I had the option to use their onsite gym facility without any additional gym membership costs.  I enjoyed doing their 45-60 minutes classes 3-4 times a week and remember fondly one of the instructors always enthusiastically saying “Peeeeer-fect!” after each difficult set.  Read More.

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Is A Gym Membership Worth It? Let’s Find Out.

Have you ever thought, “Is a gym membership worth it?” You are not alone. Many people wonder if the steep gym membership fees are worth it. A gym membership absolutely might be worth it for you, but the answer will be different for everyone.  Read More.

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The Ultimate Life Hack Guide To Getting An Amazing Workout At Home

Getting a great workout in your house is the ultimate life hack for numerous reasons. First, it’s good for your budget.  There will be no reoccurring costs with an at home gym like there is with a gym membership.  Read More.

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Save Money on Groceries

It’s so easy to overspend on groceries, especially if you don’t have a plan.  With a bit of upfront effort you could easily start saving serious money on groceries.

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Introduction: Get started saving on groceries

Are you wondering how to save money on groceries? The cost of food is one of the largest hits to our budget. Imagine if you could shave off a couple hundred dollars each month from your grocery bill.  You could invest that money for your retirement, add that to a vacation fund, pay off debt quicker, whatever you chose.  Read More.

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Step 1: 6 Quick Tips to Save Money on Groceries

Saving money on groceries can be challenging but with a bit of effort and thoughtful planning it can become second nature.  Every household has grocery items you cannot survive without. Have you ever considered how much money you could save on these essential food items by making sure to 1.) buy them only on sale, 2.) buy them in bulk or 3.) at a cheaper grocery store?  Read More.

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Step 2: Cooking Substitutions

Do you always stick to the recipe or are you a bit adventurous and like to mix it up with your own cooking substitutions? A little trial and error can be fun when cooking.  If you’re looking to save money on food expenditures learning how to swap out certain ingredients in a recipe for items on sale could save you money.  Read More.

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Step 3:  Grocery Cashback Apps

Grocery cashback apps are the new, modern day version of a paper coupon but are way better. If you want to save a little extra on groceries but are tired of clipping coupons, check out some of these top grocery cashback apps. The days of using scissors to cut out pieces of paper to save $0.50 are gone.  There are a variety of grocery cashback apps you can download on your smartphone to save money on groceries, toiletries and more.  Read More.

Celebrate Christmas on a Budget

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Enjoy the beauty and love of Christmas on a budget this year.  There is no need to go broke just because it’s Christmas.  For some reason, in America, we lose sight of what Christmas is about.  Whether or not you’re religious, Christmas is a time to celebrate life and have good times with your family and friends.  It should not mean you go broke buying the latest Christmas decorations or buying fancy gifts for everyone you know.  Read More.