12 Ways To Cut Cooling Costs This Summer

12 Ways To Cut Cooling Costs This Summer

As summer cooling costs climb higher, the frugal-minded find themselves playing a personal game of “would you rather.” Would you rather pay through the nose to keep cool or suffer through a muggy, AC-less summer just for the savings? Thankfully, there’s a middle ground. You can make a multitude of little (and big) changes to cut your cooling costs while…

4 Frugal Ways To Get The Kids Out And About

4 Frugal Ways To Get The Kids Out And About

We all know the feeling. The kids are off from school and you want to get them out and about to see the world and not spend all day on their Playstation or Xbox. Days out to the shopping mall or to a structured play center can cost an arm and a leg. Trips out of town can also get…

How to Upgrade Your Bathroom on a Budget

How to Upgrade Your Bathroom on a Budget

There’s no avoiding a bad bathroom, especially if it’s your only one. You can’t ignore it and pretend it doesn’t exist. There’s no shutting the door and ushering guests quickly past it on your home tour. No, you’re destined to stare at that mess everyday as you brush your teeth, shampoo your hair and — er — “read a magazine.”…

6 Life Insurance Strategies That Will Make You Wealthy

6 Life Insurance Strategies That Will Make You Wealthy

If you’re one of the lucky few earning a high income, you may think you’ve got it made. Well, if we’re being honest, you definitely deserve some of the envy directed your way, but the key is to keep it that way. High earnings in the present do not guarantee wealth after you hang up your boots, which is where…

5 Great Uses For Your Tax Refund

5 Great Uses For Your Tax Refund

There is nothing quite like the feeling you get when you pick up your mail and your tax refund check is tucked amongst all the other stuff. It is often that level of excitement that leads to bad decisions being made, such as using the money to go out and buy the latest, greatest smartphone on the market. It’s not…

5 Ways To Fit Your Side Hustle Into Your Work Week

5 Ways To Fit Your Side Hustle Into Your Work Week

Your usual 9-5 has you wrapped up in a daily routine of wakeup, commute, work, commute, relax a little, sleep and repeat – over and over. You’re not really feeling it anymore, and in fact, you’ve had a brilliant idea for your own business for quite some time. However, you can’t even manage to find time to grocery shop or…