Money

Peer Pressure and Allowance

Fifteen-year-olds do not turn into crazed consumers overnight but there is hope. Recently a mother was shocked and bewildered when her son demanded she buy him the latest gadget while cursing and swearing at her. She felt hurt and threatened. She is not alone. Unfortunately, many kids feel pressured to obtain merchandise or clothing in […]

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Tips and Trick for Single Paycheck Living

When living on one income every penny counts and there are many things you can do to save some money and stretch your paycheck. There are tricks to do around the house to save you money. Many of these tips and tricks have been done but there are some you may not have thought about. […]

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Need to Know: Making Your Own Compost Bin

When you have made the decision to create compost out of the materials that are in your yard, you are giving yourself the chance to save money and help create your gardens into a flourish of flowers and vegetables. To create the compost that you are looking for, you will need to purchase a compost […]

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Where to Find Great Coupons Online

Coupons are a great way to save money and they’re not just found in your Sunday paper anymore! Grocery coupons are available all the time online for free or nearly free. Let’s look at some great resources for online grocery coupons. Grocery coupons are everywhere. Type in “grocery coupons” in a search engine and you’ll […]

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How to Stay Cool in Summer Without Relying on the Air Conditioner

In the summer months your house can get really hot, and it can be extremely uncomfortable. The best remedy is to run the air conditioner in your home. However, relying on the air conditioner too much is costly. Here are a few tips for how to stay cool during the summer without relying on the […]

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Kids & Allowance

Many kids expect compensation for the work they do around the house. A weekly allowance was always a part of our Saturdays growing up in my parents home and the more I helped out, the more money I made. Now that I have my own kids, I have learned that there are a few different […]

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