Choosing Your Health Insurance: A Guide For Open Enrollment

Choosing Your Health Insurance: A Guide For Open Enrollment

If you depend on the Health Insurance Marketplace for health coverage, open enrollment is an important time. First, it’s an opportunity for you to preview any planned changes to your coverage or premium. And if you’re unhappy with your current health insurance policy, open enrollment is your chance to shop around for a better deal. Even if you currently have private health insurance, it’s a smart idea to check during … Read more

Attention Students! 33 Discounts Just For You

Attention Students! 33 Discounts Just For You

If you’re a student pursuing FI, you know how important saving money is. And you definitely don’t want to miss out on the savings that student discounts can provide you. Many businesses offer varying reductions in price, with some even offering freebies! Sometimes small discounts don’t seem worth it, but they can add up fast and keep your budget on track. From food to technology, here is our list of … Read more

Honey App Review: How I Use Honey To Get The Best Prices

Honey App Review: How I Use Honey To Get The Best Prices

If you’ve ever tried finding coupon codes online, you know what a pain that can be. Most of the time they don’t work and, when they do, they might only save you a few cents. Fortunately, there’s a fix for this. You need to install the Honey browser extension. I started using Honey over a year ago, and now nearly every time I shop online, I get coupon codes and … Read more

Awesome And Frugal Fun Things To Do When It’s Cold

Awesome And Frugal Fun Things To Do When It's Cold

With the winter season right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about what to do when it’s cold outside. Depending upon where you live, getting outside to stay active or engage in fun activities can really be difficult. And if you’re not careful, it can get expensive with your more limited indoor choices. So what are some fun things to do when it’s cold? Take a look at … Read more

Best Ways To Find Cheap Gas (And How To Pay For It)

Best Ways To Find Cheap Gas (And How To Pay For It)

When searching for cheap gas near me, I began thinking about all the ways there are to save money on gas. From apps to rewards programs to credit cards, there are a number of ways to reduce the cost of fuel. Some are easier to use than others, but they’ll all save you in the long run. Whether you’re saving money driving around town or on a long-distance road trip, … Read more

How To Budget For Extracurricular Activities For Kids

How To Budget For Extracurricular Activities For Kids

Extracurricular activities have become the norm. We want our kids to be learning, occupied, and becoming well-rounded people. But some of these activities can break the bank without a bit of planning and budgeting. (And it applies to us, as adults, as well. I still love playing sports.) Extracurricular Activities Different types of extracurricular activities come with different price tags. And they can vary wildly, depending upon what the activity … Read more

How To Shop For Car Insurance: Compare.com Review

How To Shop For Car Insurance: Compare.com Review

No one particularly enjoys the idea of car insurance. It costs too much, you never get all the coverage you want, and it’s mandatory. Although you might not want to take the time to understand car insurance, it’s important that you do. You need to understand what you’re paying for, why you’re paying for it, and how it can help you in the event of an accident. Our guide is … Read more

Trim Review: Bill Negotiation Without The Hassle

Trim Review: Bill Negotiation Without The Hassle

Tracking your spending and cutting expenses is an important part of every FI journey. But it’s not always easy to stay on top of everything–especially when it comes to canceling unused subscriptions or haggling for a lower bill. With all that you have going on, have you ever wished you had an assistant who handles these things for you? If you have, you might want to consider Trim. But how … Read more

9 Easy And Cost-Effective DIY Home Improvement Ideas

9 Easy And Cost-Effective DIY Home Improvement Ideas

If you’ve been in your home awhile, you’re probably considering making some changes or improvements. You might even want to DIY to save money on those improvements. And, fortunately, with proper planning, you’ll get the highest rate of return for your efforts and learn some new skills. What’s not to love about that? I spent years working in the building industry and the interior design industry. I’ve also invested in … Read more

The Best Selling Apps For Getting Rid Of Your Stuff

The Best Selling Apps For Getting Rid Of Your Stuff

Everyone has stuff. Whether it is Christmas decorations in your attic, the car in your garage, or the sofa in your living room that doesn’t match your new paint color, we all have stuff we don’t want or need. Instead of keeping it hanging around, why not sell those things? Here are the top five selling apps so you can find the best places to sell your stuff. From Facebook … Read more