Savings challenges are a great way to increase the size of our bank accounts or save up for a special expense. With tax season well under way, many of us are looking forward to receiving a tax refund. This is a great time to start a savings challenge, and since you’ve got money coming in, […]
There are a lot of savings challenges out there, and I have written about a number of them. But a lot of these are fairly long term challenges. Let’s look at a short term money challenge, a 60 day money challenge
No, I’m not telling you to put away a dollar a day for 60 days. […]
2017 is on the horizon, and with the new year comes New Year’s Resolutions. It seems like most people say that in the new year, they want to lose weight or save money. And those are both great ideas, but without a plan, you just set yourself up for failure. So let’s make that New […]
After months of hemming and hawwing, I did it. I cut the cord and cancelled my cable.
Honestly, it wasn’t that drastic of a change. I don’t spend a ton of time in front of the tv, and when I do, it’s when I’m on the treadmill or the bike trainer and I’m watching something I […]
Winter is coming. Are you prepared?
Here, the temperature has been fluctuating significantly, so until I saw those first few snowflakes, I wasn’t convinced that winter was on its way. But now a chill has settled in and it can’t be ignored. The cold weather is here.
Winter can cause heating bills to skyrocket if you’re not […]