Valentine’s Day Ideas That Won’t Break The Bank

Ah, Valentine’s Day. The most expensive Hallmark holiday out there. The day where you get to cram into a restaurant with 75 other couples, elbow to elbow, spending a LOT of money on…

My “No Spend Month” Fail – And Why I’m Willing To Try A Whole Year

Have you heard of a “No Spend” month? It’s something I have seen a lot lately in my frugal and personal finance communities. You make a list of wants and needs — needs being the…

Do People Really Care What You Wear?

I used to own 27 pairs of jeans. Twenty seven. That’s an insane amount of denim, especially considering jeans can be worn more than once. Yet I had a new pair to…

How My Business Is Changing The Way I Live

Most of my life I have worked for someone else. Even when I initially left my job in mortgage to work as an independent contractor/virtual assistant, I was still “technically” working through…

Why You Need Multiple Bank Accounts ~ I Have Seven!

Does the thought of having more than one bank account seem stressful to you? Most people have two – a checking and a savings. I have seven. Yes – seven! I know, it seems crazy…

I’m Giving Away My Favorite Things From 2016!

2016 went by in a whirlwind! Since it was my first year with this blog, and you guys made it oh-so-awesome, I am giving away a few of my favorite things I discovered…

My December Income Report & 2017 Goals

What a year it has been! I can’t believe December has come and gone. This has been a fun and growing year for my blog. Not that it wasn’t a lot…

A List of the Best Affordable Courses & E-Books Every Early Stage Blogger Needs

As a new blogger, all the information out there can be incredibly overwhelming. Which course is better? Are these testimonials real? How can I afford to take every course possible when I haven’t…

Ted Talks That Will Inspire You To Have A Frugal Life

Sometimes on the way to frugality, there is a bump in the road. And it’s times like these – when the temptation tries to pull me back to my old ways – that…

How To Use Your Spare Change To Become Debt Free

These days, there are plenty of apps that do beneficial things with your spare change. There is Acorn, an app that takes your purchases, rounds up to the nearest dollar and send your spare change…