Category Archives: Saving Money

Your Electric Bill Shouldn’t be as High as Your Mortgage!

TweetWhen you get your electric bill does it seem like – during the winter and summer months – it’s almost as high as what you pay your mortgage company?  It happens sometimes, but really, it shouldn’t. If you’re like me, … Continue reading

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Save Money by Shopping Early for Christmas!

Tweet I used to be so proud of the fact that I could get all of my Christmas shopping done before Thanksgiving but now, for most things, I’ll wait a little longer to shop.  Why?  Because I can get great … Continue reading

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Teaching Kids about Money

TweetWhen my kids were young we didn’t really have a lot of money so any time they received any money from anyone they were encouraged to put it in a piggy bank to save. Sometimes they did and sometimes they … Continue reading

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Do You Have an Emergency Fund?

TweetI read an article a while back on CNN Money which stated that about 64% or Americans couldn’t come up with $1,000 if it was an emergency. I was so blown away by this that I had to see what … Continue reading

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6 Money Saving Tips

Tweet Everyday I try to practice a lot of what’s on the list below to save my family and myself money and it isn’t always easy – particularly when it comes to eating out.  Some days I just want to … Continue reading

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