How Not to Get in Over Your Head with Day Trading

Wondering how to day trade? You’re not alone, this unique form of trading is one of the most popular in the world and incredible way to start building a profit for your future if you want to make the most out of your investment portfolio. Day trading is all about getting to know the market and acting with speed. Of course, it’s important to make sure that you’re not so quick to jump into an Read More

Quick Tips That Can Help Busy Moms Manage Their Family’s Finances

When you have a child, you get busy. Not, oh I’ll write that down and do it later busy, but oh my goodness, how the heck am I going to find the time to wash my hair busy! Of course, as a result, some of the things that we are used to doing and keeping under control can go by the wayside, one of which is managing the family budget! Happily, this is something I Read More

How I Save Money On Designer Bags From Kate Spade

When people first see my blog name the word frugal stands out and they immediately associate it with being cheap and not wanting to spend money on nice things. This is in fact far from the truth and something I am often explaining. I love designer bags and own many… but I have never paid full price for them! You know why? Because I know how to shop for expensive items and have found simple Read More

Single mom’s guide to preventing financial hardship after divorce

When you’ve finally had enough of putting up with all the fighting and the quarreling, you’ll realize that getting a divorce is right for you. Ending your marriage is probably the last thing that you want to do, but you’ve got no choice. There is no point in living an unhappy life. More and more married couples are calling it quits nowadays. There is really nothing to be ashamed of. You never intended to be Read More

5 Money-Saving Strategies for the New School Year

As summer winds down and back-to-school specials start to appear in your favorite stores, you may be thinking about how to outfit your kids with everything they will need this year without emptying your wallet. From new backpacks to that classroom supplies list, uniforms and more, the average cost of supplies for students of all ages have risen significantly, according to a 2016 report. Outfitting your kids with what they need for the school year Read More

4 Ideas to Cut Costs and Save More for College

Going to college is a goal that many people work hard to reach. Apart from the fact that you need to meet some form of academic requirements, you also need money. Going to college can be expensive because of fees, books, accommodation, and transport while you are busy studying. At the end of the day, all these expenses can be seen as an investment since it opens doors to a brighter future with higher earnings Read More

Saving Money With Restaurant Coupons

Eating out is a temptation that many of us simply can’t resist. Sometimes, preparing a meal is just too hard. You may not even have the time to prepare the meals in the first place. Nevertheless, there is no denying that eating out can also be quite expensive. Luckily, there are a few ways you can save some of your hard earned money. One of the best ways to save some dollars when eating out Read More

Maintain Your Coffee Habit By Saving Money

Coffee shops around the world are charging more and more for your favorite coffees. Is it really necessary to spend $5-$10 for a cup of gourmet joe each day? No, it isn’t. Why spend all that money when you can enjoy it at home? Worried that you will be stuck with a muddy cup of Folgers or Maxwell House? Not unless you enjoy it! Seriously, you can get the same delicious gourmet coffee at home Read More

Frugal Backyard Renovation Projects

Contrary to popular belief, backyard renovations don’t have to always be extremely expensive. They don’t require anything disruptive like hiring drill and blast companies — although these would definitely be your best bet if you’re planning on installing a swimming pool, digging for a deep well, or trying to level solid rock into a flat surface — to terraform your backyard into something that you consider workable. As with all things, there are always cheaper Read More

The Benefits of a Frugal Lifestyle

Living a frugal lifestyle isn’t just for those short on funds. Regardless of your financial state, it never hurts to save money. Plus, it’s better to get used to frugal living before you have to get forced in to it for a variety of reasons. In fact, there are many wealthy people who enjoy living below their means such as Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh and Warren Buffett who still lives in the same home he Read More

How to Look Stylish Without Breaking the Bank

Fashion is always a top priority for us moms. We need to look fresh all the time and not give people the impression that we’re always stressed out by our household responsibilities. Still, it’s worth noting that fashion nowadays doesn’t come cheap. How many times have you gone to the mall and saw a dress you like? Didn’t you have an impulse to buy it right then and there? But when you took a glimpse Read More

How to Get the Best Bang for Your Hard-earned Bucks

As a frugal mom, you pride yourself on being extra careful with your money. You try to cook as often as possible instead of blowing cash on takeout, you shop the sales for groceries, clothing and household goods, and you cringe at the idea of buying a brand new car, when a pre-owned vehicle will be thousands of dollars less. While you are already a budget-minded mom, you know you could probably do a bit Read More