Category Archives: Saving

How to Not Go Broke at Christmas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I absolutely LOVE the holiday season! It’s filled with so many good things, like family time, holiday décor, hot cocoa, candy canes, happiness, Christmas music, and presents. While I enjoy gift-giving, I … Continue reading

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The Easiest Way to Save Money is By Simply Setting a Goal

Saving money is not an easy task. People talk about saving money constantly. When I hear people complain that they wish they could save more money it always gets me thinking, why can’t these people save more? One of the … Continue reading

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March to a Million – Dollars, That Is

According to a recent article in the September issue of Money Magazine, the number of millionaires in the United States is at its highest level ever. In 2016, there were approximately 11.3 million millionaires and that number is growing. For … Continue reading

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Investing Basics: Put Your Money to Work Making More Money

Savings vs Investing There’s saving and there’s investing. Anyone can save. Heck, I started saving before I was even a teenager, by putting money in a bank in my bedroom. The amount grew, but only when I put more money … Continue reading

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200,000+ Miles: Saving Money by Not Replacing Our Vehicles

We haven’t had a car payment since 2011, and we don’t miss it. We financed my wife’s 2004 Saturn Wagon, and it’s the last new car we’ll ever buy and the last that we’ll ever finance. Selena’s car, our main … Continue reading

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