50 Ways to Save Money This Month

Are you stuck in a rut with budgeting? Need to make some wiggle room, but not sure how? Sometimes you just need to get a little creative. Here are 50 ways to save money. 1. Cancel subscription box services. Boxes like Ipsy and Birchbox are fun, but they are not sending you products that you actually need. Cancel them and buy products on your own to save money. 2. Make your own cleaning supplies. Did you know you can make your own eco-friendly cleaning supplies for pennies? Head to the dollar store and buy some empty spray bottles to fill...Read More

10 Expenses You Should Consider Cutting Out if You’re Broke

Most of us have had periods of time where money is tight. But going through a tight period is different than being completely broke. If you're flat out broke, you have to know that you can improve your financial situation. The only way to do that is to either increase your income (like by starting a blog), cut your spending, or ideally both. So now we are going to be talking about cutting your spending. I want to put on my person finance serious face for a second and say that, though we laugh about being broke, being broke is...Read More

Why You Need an Emergency Fund

Did you know most Americans do not have enough cash to cover a $500 unexpected expense or emergency? Emergencies can and will happen. No, they will never be convenient. They will rarely be anticipated. And the last thing you should be worried about in case of emergency is money. That's why you need an emergency fund today. What are emergency funds? Emergency funds are savings account set aside for a rainy day. They are only to be used for true emergencies, such as job loss, medical expenses, or a major car repair. Think of all the times you had a...Read More