6 Things to Buy When You’re Almost Out of Grocery Money

What would you do if you were almost out of money to buy groceries? It’s understandable if that would cause you to go into a panic mode. But it’s not just a hypothetical scenario – some people are actually facing that question now. Due to the government shut down, some people are actually having to […]

How to be Charitable When You’re Broke

  Dealing with job loss, unexpected bills, or other tough financial times can make Christmas a trickier time to navigate, financially speaking. As you look ahead to your budget, it might be awkward when people ask you to be charitable. The warm, fuzzy feeling you get when you help other people could conflict with the […]

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 to […]

How to Save Money on Halloween

  Halloween is in just a couple days- have you made your plans? Don’t let the costs catch you off guard and create a scary surprise! Just like Christmas, Valentine’s Day, or any other holiday, Halloween can make a sizable dent in the budget, even though it always happens the same time every year. The […]