A Few of My Favorite Dollar Store Things

It’s Christmastime and your days may be filled with various festivities. Whatever you’re doing, hopefully you’re feeling some holiday cheer. Perhaps you’re decking your halls, or making preparations to entertain guests. Maybe you’re doing some Christmas shopping to give gifts for an office party or family get-together. With all this hustle and bustle that’s boundContinue reading “A Few of My Favorite Dollar Store Things”

How to Save Money on a Job Search

When you’re actively searching for a job, you may be anxious to land a new gig, Especially if you’re unemployed,┬ánot having a job can create lots of stress – wondering how you’ll pay your rent, house payment, car payment, groceries, or even wondering where you’ll find the money to put gas in the car toContinue reading “How to Save Money on a Job Search”

How to Have a No-Spend Weekend

If you’re accustomed to celebrating every weekend by spending money, it can be a challenge to change your ways if money gets tight. But if you set your mind to it, you can have a no-spend weekend- a weekend that doesn’t involve spending any money. I’m what some call a house cat. I love toContinue reading “How to Have a No-Spend Weekend”

Can a Budget Give You Freedom?

Can a budget give you freedom, or does it have to be restrictive, controlling, and so tight that it makes you feel like a boa constrictor is clamping down on your wallet so tight that it could make a dollar bill scream? The word budget is almost a dirty word to some. If your fundsContinue reading “Can a Budget Give You Freedom?”