Save Money

Here are ideas for how to save money fast without making a large, negative impact on your lifestyle.

There are tips for how to reduce everyday expenses (e.g. groceries, utilities) as well as long-term debt.

There are also ideas for people exploring minimalism and frugal living.

Capsule Wardrobe Planner: How to Build a Minimalist Wardrobe in 2019

Capsule Wardrobe Planner: How to Build a Minimalist Wardrobe in 2019

Capsule Wardrobe Plan I have not bought clothes in years among other things I stopped buying to save money every day. How? I have a capsule wardrobe. This capsule wardrobe has not only saved me money on clothes. It's helped me declutter and organize my messy closet! I...

Birthday Freebies: 49 Best Free Birthday Stuff in 2019

Birthday Freebies: 49 Best Free Birthday Stuff in 2019

Best Birthday Freebies Your birthday is a special day, but what makes it even better are all of the birthday freebies! Depending on what free birthday stuff is in your area, it might even be worthwhile to take the whole day off to get as much free stuff on your...

18 Easy Saving Money Challenges for Every Budget

18 Easy Saving Money Challenges for Every Budget

Saving Money Challenges We often hear about them at the beginning of the year when friends are creating New Year's resolutions, but you can do a money saving challenge at ANY TIME of the year. It's always worthwhile to build the habit and discipline to save money. I...

9 Easy, Genius Hacks to get a Free Starbucks Gift Card

9 Easy, Genius Hacks to get a Free Starbucks Gift Card

Free Starbucks! If you love sitting at Starbucks with a tall, delicious drink in hand, but sometimes feel the guilt from the $5+ purchase... You're not alone. Green tea Frappucinos at Starbucks are my guilty pleasure. Initially I tried to tell myself that $5 a day is...

Swap Party Rules, Tips and Other Ideas You Need to Know (2019)

Swap Party Rules, Tips and Other Ideas You Need to Know (2019)

How do you host a successful swap party? I first heard about swap parties when a friend invited me to one. It was such a fun way to shop for FREE that I now recommend it frequently, especially if your'e on a tight budget or doing a no spend challenge! Swap parties are...

Honey App Review: My Honest Experience with this Coupon Extension

Honey App Review: My Honest Experience with this Coupon Extension

Review of the Honey App and Extension So you're purchasing something online, you're about to check out when you see the field for "coupon"... Naturally, you google the "store name" and "coupon". You land on sites like Retailmenot.com. You see various coupons and try...

How to Plan a Wedding on a Small Budget in 2019

How to Plan a Wedding on a Small Budget in 2019

Wedding on a Small Budget Ideas According to The Knot, the average wedding cost is $33,931 and that doesn't include the honeymoon. What if you only have a budget of $1000, $5000 or $10,000? At the end of the day, the budget doesn't dictate how wonderful the wedding...

Best Money Saving Tips: 12 moves that will save $30,000 in 2019

Best Money Saving Tips: 12 moves that will save $30,000 in 2019

What are the best money saving tips? While you can focus on saving a coffee or takeout meal here and there, it might take you a long time to reach that end savings goal. Especially if it's a big financial goal like going on a vacation, buying a home, or getting out of...

No Spend Challenge: The Complete Guide on How to Not Spend Money

No Spend Challenge: The Complete Guide on How to Not Spend Money

Have you ever completed a No Buy Challenge? It sounds like a daunting task. I thought so too until I did it. It becomes easier the longer you do it. You just have to get started. Slowly, your habits will change. Your mindset will change. It's quite refreshing. You...

18 Things I Stopped Buying to Save Money Every Day

18 Things I Stopped Buying to Save Money Every Day

Wondering how to save money every day? It starts with being able to live on less! To stop buying things! This is the easiest way to quickly improve your finances!   What things should you stop buying to save money? There are MANY things you could quit spending...

8 Personal Finance Goals You Can Achieve in 2019

8 Personal Finance Goals You Can Achieve in 2019

Personal Financial Goals Do you often set personal finance goals as New Years resolutions? When life inevitably gets in the way, you completely, unintentionally abandon them by March? This was me for several years until I set SMART, short-term financial goals with a...

11 Gifts for a Frugal Woman that Save Time or Money

11 Gifts for a Frugal Woman that Save Time or Money

Gifts for a frugal woman that save money or time It can be difficult to find a gift for the women in your life who are frugal. You want to give them something that shows that you know and respect their frugal lifestyle. What makes it more challenging is that a frugal...

9 Gifts for A Frugal Man that Save Time or Money

9 Gifts for A Frugal Man that Save Time or Money

Gifts for a frugal man that save time or money Every year, I struggle to come up with gifts for my husband. It's particularly difficult because my husband is a frugal person. Frugal people tend to value practical things and experiences.   I look through gift...

11 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries

11 Ridiculously Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries

How to Save Money on Groceries It's embarrassing to admit, but I only started cooking in my mid-20’s. I used to eat out a lot. I knew the key to saving money on food is cooking at home. Through a lot of research and trial and error, these are the tips I’ve used to...

How to Lower your Electric Bill: 60+ easy tips for 2019

How to Lower your Electric Bill: 60+ easy tips for 2019

How to Reduce your Electric Bill According to the U.S. Department of Energy, the average U.S. family spends $2060 per year for home utilities - almost 50% is on heating and cooling.   It's often thought that in order to reduce your electric bill, all you need are...

Rakuten Review: The easiest way to earn and save money

Rakuten Review: The easiest way to earn and save money

What is Rakuten (Ebates)? Rakuten gives you cash back for shopping through its affiliate partners like Amazon, eBay, Expedia, Best Buy, Groupon etc. They have over 2500 affiliated companies (in the U.S.) and 750 companies (in Canada). You can get up to 40% cash back!...