Warning! Your Prescription for Proper Credit Card Use
Hi everyone, future doctor* here! I’m going to tell you what’s what regarding your credit card usage. Just like drugs, credit cards have prescribed uses in which they can be safe and helpful…
Frugal Friday: Does Apple owe the Government More Money?
Weekly roundup: Fast and Furious, The Hangover and Memorial Day
Negotiate for a Raise or Work on Side Income?
Both negotiating for a raise and working on side income are important to me…
Don’t Like Your Company 401(k) Options? Open a Self-Directed Account
Carnival Cruise on the Western Caribbean
Remember the saying buy low, sell high? Well, I also think it applies to vacations. I love traveling, but what I love even more is the thrill of knowing I searched for a good deal…
9 Must Read Tips for Paying Off Student Loan Debt
Feeling Good Friday: Wedding Anniversary
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How to Use Retirement Savings to Buy a House
Today’s low interest rates make buying a home incredibly tempting, especially if you’re being hit with annual increases in rent. But finding money for a down payment can be tough, especially if you don’t have much wiggle room in your budget.
One option is to tap your retirement savings…
Weekly Recap – May 24th, 2013
This is the view from the cabin on a cool fall morning.
Wow, this week flew by for me. We’re starting a forecast at work (real exciting, I know) so I was pretty busy. Plus, I’ve been looking forward to heading up to the cabin, so I’m glad the week went fast. Memorial Day weekend is normally our first weekend of the spring/summer that we head to my parent’s cabin…
Are Coupons Worth the Time? 5 Reasons They Are!
Sometimes I meet coupon non-believers. You know, the types that think that coupons are a waste of time. Usually the non-believers tell me that they don’t clip coupon for several reasons. The conversation sounds something like this…
“Coupons are only for processed food and we don’t eat processed food”
My Response: You don’t eat any processed food? Not even Chef Boyardee or Cheez its? Just kidding…
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I Love You Like a Blogger Roundup – 05/24
Should I Get a Smartphone?
Whenever I’ve asked a question to my faithful readers, you haven’t disappointed me with your answers and reasoning. I have a dilemma coming up at the end of June, and I’m not sure which way to go. I’ve seen other bloggers ask this question, so I thought I would seek your advice on whether or not I should upgrade my dumb phone to a smart phone…