How to save $5,000

How to Save $5,000 in Under a Year, No Matter Your Income

What would YOU do with an extra $5,000? It’s fun to think about, but I want to do something a little bit different with this article. I want to show you how to actually do it. Yes. How to save $5,000. In under a year. “But I can barely save any money right now as it is!” “Money is so tight! I can barely keep my head above water!” “Woe is me!” STOP. Stop with the excuses. So many of you make excuses before even making an honest attempt to save. The truth is, there is no reason why 98% […]

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6 Tricks that Will Make Sticking to Your Budget Infinitely Easier

Creating a budget isn’t all that hard. Sticking to your budget…now, that’s a different story. Overspending is just too easy nowadays. When you are trying to keep up with friends by going on expensive trips or buying the latest retail fashion, it can be difficult to manage your money successfully. If you think you have gotten off track, don’t feel bad. It happens to all of us at some point or another. In this article, I’m going to share 6 tips for realistic ways that you can stick to your budget. Use This Free App to Monitor Your Budget First things first, […]

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4 Easy Steps to Getting Out of Debt When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed

Getting out of debt can be hard. If you’re in debt, you know it’s stressful (otherwise why would you have clicked on this article?). And if you don’t feel stressed by your debt, you’re probably ignoring your debt, which is infinitely worse. Like many of you, I’ve been there. I know how it feels to have debt constantly looming over your head. I know what the guilt feels like every time you pull out your credit card to pay for groceries because you need to use credit– because you can’t afford to buy them in cash. I know the soul-sucking feeling of seeing […]

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Refinance your student loans and save thousands of dollars for just a couple minutes of work.

Hey, Grads! Don’t Forget About the Student Loan Interest Deduction

Getting a college degree that will lead to a great job is the goal of every college student. But one of the cold realities of college is that it usually comes with a lot of debt. Debt that takes years to pay off. Since a college grad’s student debt is usually quite large and also long term, it’s important to take advantage of every money saving opportunity that’s available to you. For instance, employers often have programs that will help you pay back some of your student debt. There are also programs that will forgive a portion of your debt if […]

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save money on groceries

3 Nifty Hacks I’ve Used to Save Money on Groceries (Up to $200 per Month!)

Outside of my rent and car payment, my food bill is always my biggest monthly expense. As someone who is always looking for ways to make every dollar count, I love learning about new ways to save money on groceries. Below are three of my favorite tricks for trimming down my monthly food bill- without cutting coupons! 3 Genius Hacks to Save Money on Groceries 1) Know When (and When NOT) to Buy Organic After I graduated college and joined the real world, I started thinking more about the food I was putting into my body. I started making some healthier […]

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