Budgeting Help for Tired Budgets

By Stacy Barr | If your personal budget is too tight, you need these flips! Here you'll find frugal living tips, thrifty living tricks, budgeting tips and so many other ways to save money!

Budget in trouble? Creating a Crisis Budget can help!

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Want healthy finances? Start with a credit checkup

Getting a grip on your finances can seem daunting, especially if you aren’t sure how to begin. Fortunately, there’s a common starting point, no matter your goals: Do a credit checkup.<p>Healthy credit helps you get what you want — often for less money. It can help you get a car loan or a mortgage, and …

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Have a Low Credit Score? Here's How Much Extra It Could Cost You -- The Motley Fool

You'd better have your wallet handy.<p>It's pretty safe to say that America runs on credit. According to the Federal Reserve, the aggregate amount of …

Credit Scores

Is Your Financial Personality Killing Your Marriage?

We spend a lot of time talking about and analyzing our personality types. In fact, there is a field of science dedicated to the study of personality. Groups such as the Meyers-Briggs Foundation and others have spent countless hours designing tests to assess different personalities. As such, it is …

This system will pay you $225/mo in free gift cards every month!

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7 Budget-Friendly Ways to Remodel a Kitchen

There’s no denying it – a kitchen remodel is an assault on your wallet. In a survey of more than 4,800 kitchen remodels, HomeAdvisor found that the …

Personal finance expert: Do these 6 things to save an extra $700 per month

Compare two people trying to get an edge in life after starting with debt.<p>John focuses on small wins: removing little costs wherever possible. He …

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Free up cash: 3 reasons to pay off your mortgage early

Accelerating a mortgage isn't easy, but it can be done. Here are a few good reasons to make the effort.<p>Signing a mortgage is quite the commitment. Not only are you locked into what could be a sizable monthly payment, but you're also pledging to continue paying that amount every month for up 30 …

6 tips to cut your monthly spending in half

DD Images, Shutterstock<p>By | Posted May 4th, 2017 @ 8:29pm<p>SALT LAKE CITY — As finance blogs and "The Millionaire Next Door" have taught us, spending …

5 easy ways to snag free money

Free money. It sounds too good to be true, or like something you'd be offered on a late-night infomercial. But, the reality is, there are lots of …

Money

4 Side Gigs You Can Start Today

When you really have things running right you will make money while you sleep.<p>It’s no secret that we’re shifting gears into a “gig-economy.” The typical 9-to-5 workday is slowly becoming a thing of the past as skilled freelancers are able to generate six-figure incomes around multiple side-gigs and …

20 Tried and True Ways to Earn Free Gift Cards to Save Money

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My Super Secret Way to Save Money on Groceries

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5 Tips That Help You Save Money On Your Energy Bill

Living in Miami has plenty of advantages, but it can be a challenge to save money on your energy bill during the hottest months of the year. After …

Money

Farm Fresh Meat on a Budget? Yes! Cut your meat cost in HALF with this trick!

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How the Sneaky Identity Thief Got Your Info (and How to Protect Yourself Next Time)

This post is brought to you by TransUnion however all opinions and advice are my own. For more information, please see my disclosure policy.<p>Do you …

Identity Theft

Confused by the new food expiration dates? Don't be!

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How Your Phone Can Keep You From Spending

Strategies include rounding up payments and budgeting weekly—not monthly<p>An app can help you order a pizza, find a parking spot—or plan your retirement.<p>In more than a dozen recent experiments, Duke University behavioral economist Dan Ariely used mobile apps and simple tenets of psychology to help …

Retirement

17 New Gigs to Earn Side Income

<b>7. Take care of pets.</b> Apps and websites like Rover, Wag, and DogVacay make it easier than ever to score dog walking and pet sitting gigs. You can …

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Trying to save money on groceries? Keep these 18 frugal food staples in your pantry!

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These Companies Will Send You Over $1,000 in FREE Baby Samples!

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Newsflash! Your thoughts are making you poor!

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10 Tips for Dealing With Medical Debt

Medical bills were the cause of 62 percent of bankruptcies in 2007, according to a study by the American Journal of Medicine. Even more alarming, 80 …

Health Care

5 Budget Changes You Need to Make This Year

The start of a new year is a good time to update your budget -- or create one in the first place. But as you review your budget and, hopefully, adjust it for your raise, here are a few more changes you should really think about making.<p>IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY IMAGES.<p><b>1. Carve out room for savings</b><p>Your …

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These 11 Tips will help you save more money on groceries than you ever expected!

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How To Curb The Fast Food Temptation After Grocery Shopping : The Grocery Game Challenge 2017 #2 Jan 9-15

YOUR BUDGET WILL CHANGE IT’S COURSE IF YOU’RE NOT WATCHING HOW MUCH YOU SPEND WHEN YOU’RE NOT LOOKING. Let me show you why you’re eating out after …

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Get Your Finances in Order With This Month-by-Month Guide

You don’t learn everything about money at once. Most of us take a series of steps in the right direction until we finally feel in control of our …

I tried 15 different ways to earn free gift cards and cash from home! Here's what I found!

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My Boyfriend Is a Financial Train Wreck. Are We Doomed?

<i>Welcome to Ask the Bills, where every two weeks Helaine Olen answers readers’ questions about their most nagging personal finance and financial</i> …

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