Category: Manage Money

Little Frugal Christmas Gifts For Neighbors And Coworkers

Giving out little gifts during the holiday season is an excellent way to show someone you are thinking of them and appreciate their kindness.  But it is also the time of year when money is tight, and priorities are spoken for.  There are ways to give something special out without spending …

25 Best Budget Hacks for Beginners

  So many people hold ill feelings to that six letter word.  You know.  The ever so restrictive, unachievable, hard to grasp, math-phobic BUDGET! Grab your FREE Cash Wallet Dividers delivered right to your inbox! Let me help you create a budget with these budget hacks.   Can I be …

Best Back To School Bargains; Not Just For Kids

  It is starting. Target is transforming their back corner into the back-to-school zone.  The back to school bargains are shining bright!  The pens and pencils, notebooks and folders, backpacks and lunch boxes are lining the shelves. Here in upstate NY, we don’t return to school until after Labor Day.  My …

Adulting Behaviors That Waste Your Hard Earned Money

We all want to seem like we have it all together.  If we could look like we know what we are doing most days, dressed, hair just so, organized and on time, we might just portray the image that we are killing it. Because, adulting is hard, right?  But specific adult behaviors …

Build an Emergency Fund In Less Than 3 Months

  When you are trying to get out of debt, it is best to have a little safety net for “just in case.”  The old saying says anything that can go wrong probably will and you need to have some money set aside for an emergency.  The magic number is about …

10 Garage Sale Tips To Get Rid Of Clutter

  In a previous post, I wrote about side hustles.  I think that having a garage sale is a great way to get rid of all those items you no longer need or want. And make some good money from stuff you were probably just going to donate anyway.  This past …