Archives for the ‘Family’ Category

Ways to Cut Your Energy Bills to Save Money

By • Oct 30th, 2012 • Category: Budget

Ever increasing prices have caused many consumers to wonder how they can lower their energy bills and save money. British Gas is set to increase their prices by as much as 16% in November and Scottish and Southern energy plans to add an additional 9% to their costs. This leaves consumers with worries of how [...]

Quality Over Quantity: Saving Money While Shopping

By • Oct 26th, 2012 • Category: Budget

In an age where cheap disposal items are relatively common, it can be tough to argue between quality and quantity. Quantity saves you money now, while often having a shorter lifespan, whereas Quality offers a more significant lifespan in exchange for a heftier price tag. When you’re living on a budget it can be difficult [...]

Frugality – Some Rules of Thumb

By • Jun 27th, 2012 • Category: Budget

The article tells you about how to become frugal and save considerably. Everyone should be frugal to survive in today’s topsy-turvy economic situation. If you can’t save enough, you’re very likely to borrow money for meeting your financial obligations; and frugality is the best way of saving significant amount of money to meet up all [...]

Budget Your Finances

By • May 30th, 2012 • Category: Budget

With inflation rising and wages/salaries static (or even being cut), it is difficult to make your budget stretch to cover all your expenses. So here is some relevant help! How to Budget Your Finances by Themis Smirneos Secure Your Financial Future by Budgeting Wisely Anyone who wants to find financial stability and take control of [...]

How Your Family Can Save Money by Cutting Unnecessary Spending Each Month

By • Mar 20th, 2012 • Category: Budget

If you have recently read the headlines claiming that the economy is doing better—and then pulled your empty pockets inside out and just found lint—you’re not alone. Many American families are still one paycheck away from financial hardship. However, if you plan as much as you can, save what you can, and be open to [...]

5 Ways to Save More Money!!

By • Feb 22nd, 2012 • Category: Budget

The world is a scary place, and finances are a big reason for this. Regardless of whom you are and the state of your finances, here are five of the best ways you can save money for a secure and sound financial future. 1. PERK First, employ the PERK system. This is one of the [...]

How to Protect Yourself When Shopping Online

By • Feb 11th, 2012 • Category: Family

Americans spend billions of dollars every year by shopping online. Shopping online requires that you type in your credit card information or use a service like PayPal which connects to your bank account. That’s some pretty serious stuff, and it’s incredibly important to make sure you safeguard yourself, your credit, and your cash. While most [...]

6 Ways to Maximize Your Dollars

By • Nov 11th, 2011 • Category: Budget

In today’s tough economy, jobs are scarce and money is sometimes hard to come by. Many people are trying to find new ways to stretch every dollar. If you want to get the most out of your precious dollars, these tips will help you keep more money in your pocket while still living comfortably.1. Coupons [...]

6 Ways to Save Money on a Car

By • Nov 3rd, 2011 • Category: Budget

There are so many things to keep in mind when buying a car. You want to get the best value for your money and avoid any complications down the road. Here are six tips to get the best buy for your money.   1. Decide on the Best Type of Vehicle The first step is [...]

How to Use Online Coupons to Reduce Your Spending on Everyday Needs

By • Nov 2nd, 2011 • Category: Budget

The internet has truly changed the way we live by allowing us to communicate with everyone and research almost anything. As it opens our ability for human interaction, the internet also provides a means for companies to promote their products and brands through online coupons. By spending a little bit of time in front of [...]