5 Awesome and Inexpensive Gift Ideas for Your Significant Other

Choosing the right holiday gift for your significant other can be a stressful task—especially when you’re working with a tight budget. This person is supposed to be on the top of your shopping list, and their gift is most often the most important. Luckily, homemade gifts from the heart are the most romantic—and the most affordable. Below are five awesome … Read more

5 New Year’s Money Resolutions Everyone Should Make

The New Year is a time that many make promises to themselves to change for the better. For many, these goals include getting into physical shape—but what about financial shape? The start of a new year is the most opportune time for a new start on finances. Below are five New Year’s Money Resolutions everyone should make. Utilize tools for … Read more

The Danger of High Child Care Costs

CNN Money recently ran a piece on the cost of child care, and the effect those costs are having on families. According to the National Association of Child Care Resource & Referral Agencies, the cost of putting two children into full time daycare or afterschool child care now surpasses the median annual rent cost in all 50 states. If this … Read more

Budgeting Tricks and Treats

Managing your personal finances should not include a scream right out of a Halloween horror movie. If bills, receipts and mail seem to pile up, and you are not sure how much money you have in your checking and savings accounts, you could probably use some budgeting advice. Take a look at these budgeting tricks and treats, and keep the … Read more