Building a Rainy Day Savings Fund
If you have one, you will not need to go into debt to handle the monetary emergencies that so frequently pop up.
Preparing Holiday Meals on a Budget
Start by setting a budget of the amount you can afford to spend, and then turn to some creative ideas to stretch your budget and end up with a delicious…
How Christmas Clubs Get You Ready for Christmas
Instead of going into debt next year, consider opening a Christmas Club account to help you reach your savings goals.
Budgeting a Savings Plan
Saving money is not as difficult as you might think. You can save, at least a little, even if you feel that you have few dollars to spare.
Use Direct Deposit to Build Savings
Automating your savings might be the key to making sure that you save enough dollars for a rainy day fund.
Little Cuts to Save You Money
You might be able to shave hundreds of dollars from your monthly expenses by making simple changes to your spending habits. After you make these little…
Keep Your Winter Energy Bills Under Control
Keeping your home comfortable can come at a high cost. Thankfully, there are several strategies you can use to reduce the amount of energy you use and…
Laddering Strategies for CDs
What if you want the higher interest rates associated with CDs, but you also want easier access to your cash? You can achieve this with an investment strategy…
The Wonders of Compounded Interest
You might not realize how powerful compounding is and how much more quickly your savings can grow thanks to the financial miracle that is compound interest.
Cutting the Cable and Saving Money
Cable TV is far from inexpensive. According to figures released by the FCC in May 2014, the average U.S. household paid $63.03 a month for expanded basic…