Dad is the man who will always be there for you and your family no matter how hard life can be, so express your appreciation this Father's Day with a gift that will surprise and delight him. Check out some fun and meaningful gift ideas that won't break your bank account below. A Book A boo[...]READ MORE
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It's really difficult to get ahead in life and, as a result, student loan debt is a lot more common than people think. If you're struggling with it, you're probably sick of how much money you've already borrowed just to start building your credit rating. But don't give up hope just yet! If you wa[...]READ MORE
Over the weekend I came across this great article by Jessica to help prevent impulse buying! If you’re reading this thinking that you aren’t susceptible to impulse buying, it’s possible you’re correct. However, it’s also quite likely that you’re kidding yourself. (Have you ever been[...]READ MORE
I have been counting down the days to Labor Day Weekend this year! Why? Well for starters, I will be heading to Chicago to see some of my closest friends, college football starts and it’s a 3 day weekend! How can it get any better than that? Although I am looking forward to my weekend, I am[...]READ MORE
Alright Freshmen, the big day is almost here! It is time to finish packing up your things to start a new chapter in your life…. College! Shopping for a college dorm room can be fun if you love to shop…like me. But it can also be a huge hassle because there is so much to get. Not only is th[...]READ MORE
Saving money is tough….especially when you are in your 20’s! We’re counting every penny and it’s really hard not to spend it, let alone save it! That’s why this 52 week challenge is AWESOME. It’s time to test your ability to commit and trust me, it will be worth it.The Money Ch[...]READ MORE
It’s Monday…… and all I can think about is Friday (aka. payday) Ever since I started my job, I have made a goal to save money and manage my finances better. I started off doing really well but then it felt like everything was being thrown at me at once. I had vehicle problems, unexpecte[...]READ MORE
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