Category: Save Money

How Important Is A Good Credit Score, Really?

I understand that I am not one of the people who are concerned with whether they have good credit. I also understand that I am not a part of the popular crowd because I feel it isn’t a priority to have a good credit score.  I don’t borrow money, and …

This Is Why I Love Living In A Small House

    Many people start their lives excited to buy their first home.  They look to what the think they can afford and decide this will be their “Starter Home.”  At first, they don’t mind living in a small house, but they are already making plans for bigger and better. …

7 Summer Budgeting Tips From Dave Ramsey

Summer – a season of relaxing, vacations, and fun.  It can also be costly if you aren’t intentional with your money.  You might just need some Summer Budgeting tips! I make a habit of reading and listening to Dave Ramsey.  I find his knowledge incredibly helpful and owe his teachings …

Camping: Plan The Ultimate Frugal Family Vacation

I have been camping all my life.  As a kid, my family and I would go camping all the time.  We would pack up the station wagon and head out.  We would pitch the tent (I can still hear Dad’s frustration coming out of his mouth loudly) and set up …

91 Super Cheap Summer Recipes And Meal Ideas

As you know, I am not a food blogger.  So when I wanted to put together some great summer recipes for you, I gave a shout out to a bunch of friends for easy, cheap summer recipes and meal ideas. Many of these utilize appliances like outside grills, crock pots, …

How To Teach Your Teens Financial Responsibility

We are approaching high school graduation this month and college after that.  This year we have opened up my son’s first adult bank account with a debit card attached along with online banking. Grab your One Page Monthly Budget Snapshot Free to your inbox!   He has grown up hearing …