Monthly Archives: March 2015

11 Kid-Centric Tax Breaks Every Parent Should Know About

Source: learnvest.com By: Carolyn O’Hara  Posted on Apr 2, 2014 – It’s no secret that raising kids is expensive—but did you know that it’s now reached price-of-a-vacation-condo-at-the-beach and splurge-on-a-Bentley expensive proportions? The cost of rearing a middle-class American child from infancy to … Continue reading

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‘Give Me a Break!’ 11 Most Overlooked Tax Deductions and Credits

Sorce: LearnVest Posted: 03/27/2015 2:02 pm EDT Updated: 03/27/2015 3:59 pm EDT – Charitable donations, check. Student loan interest, check. Major medical expenses — you’ve got a receipt for every doctor’s visit. With less than a month to go until Tax … Continue reading

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10 Meals to Make When You’re Trying to Save

These recipe ideas will help keep your food budget down. Source: usnews.com By Kimberly Palmer Nov. 25, 2014 | 9:00 a.m. EST The Price of Food (iStockPhoto) Most of us spend a lot of ourmoney on food. In fact, the latest … Continue reading

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Waffle Iron Hacks Prove It’s the Best Kitchen Appliance Ever

Spoon University March 24, 2015 Article, video and photos by Phoebe Melnick. I love waffles almost as much as Leslie Knope; I try to eat them at least once every week. Recently though, I’ve been branching out with what I cook … Continue reading

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12 Ways to Save More in the Springtime

These frugal strategies will help keep the season’s temptations in check. Source: usnews.com By Kimberly Palmer March 25, 2015 | 9:00 a.m. EDT Warmer Weather (Getty Images) As the temperature rises, you might find yourself spending more time out and about, … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Live Within Your Means

By Stefanie O’Connell13 hours ago Let’s face it: Cutting back is no fun. But it may be necessary if you find yourself continually struggling to meet your basic financial demands, falling into deeper debt or getting to the end of … Continue reading

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Travel for Free — Hacks for How to Crowdfund Your Next Trip

Source: yahoo.com/travel Brittany Jones Cooper Editor, Yahoo Travel, March 26, 2015 Traveling is great, but it can also be expensive. However, there are ways to get around the costs that come with globetrotting, and crowdfunding is becoming more and more popular in … Continue reading

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Freebie Friday 3/27/15

Oh, happy day!  It’s Freebie Friday, and today we have offers that will save you around $1,000!  Yep, you read that right.  Take advantage of these and you’ll save a grand.  So read on, enjoy, and save.  And by the … Continue reading

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5 little-known ways to get your student loans forgiven

By Amanda ReaumeMarch 18, 2015 6:30 AM . View photo Thinkstock If you’re like most people, your student loans probably feel a bit like a ball and chain that you’ve been dragging through your life for years. Every month, you … Continue reading

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How Credit History Affects Home Insurance Premiums

Source:  HomeInsurance.com, March 24, 2015 3:40 PM By Shannon Ireland  Want to know a (mostly) secret way to lower your home insurance premiums? One that could also reduce your mortgage, and even affect how much you pay for your car and car insurance? … Continue reading

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