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POSTMar 11, 2020
Spring – It’s the dreamlike time of year when the weather is heating up, the landscape is brimming with color, and we turn our attention to a new season. It’s also when we dust off the cobwebs, break out the broom and tidy up our homes. During the dormant months of winter, it’s easy to . . .
POSTMar 03, 2020
Climb Mount Everest? Be a contestant on Jeopardy? Swim with sharks? If you have some grand ideas that you want to accomplish in your lifetime but don’t know where to start – look no further! Compiled below are a list of noteworthy bucket list ideas that you can use or take as inspiration to start . . .
POSTFeb 06, 2020
Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and while a night out on the town is the usual go-to, it’s not always the easiest on your wallet. If your New Year’s resolution is to get your finances in order, you don’t have to lose sight of your goals in order to impress your mate. With . . .
POSTFeb 05, 2020
You never know when life is going to throw you a curveball. One minute, things may seem to be going your way, and in the next, you’re wondering what happened. An unexpected emergency can be almost anything. For some, it’s the sudden loss of a job or a medical emergency. For others, it can be . . .
POSTJan 24, 2020
Who are you rooting for in this year’s Big Game? Let’s be honest, whoever you are cheering for, coming together with friends and family for a fun filled game day celebration is the best part. If you volunteered to host, your frugal self might be fretting about how much this shindig is going to cost. . . .
POSTJan 14, 2020
Saving money can have a multitude of positive effects on an individual’s overall financial security as well as quality of life. Having a savings account or other method of savings has the obvious benefit of financial security, but there are also other benefits that may not be so straightforward. By working to cut corners and . . .
POSTJan 13, 2020
The parties have been had. The boxes of decorations are placed tidily back in their reserved corner of the attic. The sweets and treats have been baked and enjoyed. The presents have been opened. The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is over. The whimsical time the holidays created has come to a close . . .
POSTJan 02, 2020
If you’re like many families across the country, there’s precious little time at the end of the day for cooking a healthy dinner. Chances are good that instead of toiling over a hot stove, it’s much easier to eat out or buy fast food for the family. That’s not good for your health or your . . .
POSTDec 16, 2019
POSTDec 06, 2019
Don’t let boredom discourage you from budgeting: There are so many programs out there that can make this process simple, organized, and even fun! Gone are the days when you have to keep a ledger book and messy piles of receipts in order to track your spending. There are many apps that will let you . . .