money management tips

Americans are getting better at making ends meet, according to the 2013 National Financial Capability Study, but they are lacking in savings and debt management skills. Less than half of Americans surveyed had emergency savings of three months’ income, and only a quarter said they were happy with their finances. … Continue reading The 4 Cardinal Rules of Smart Money Management

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bereavement fares from airlines

There are three major airlines that offer bereavement fares to travelers. Those that do offer discounts typically limit them to the airfares only; baggage handling and other costs remain the same for all passengers. Airlines That Offer Bereavement Fares Airlines that offer discounted fares for medical emergencies and deaths require … Continue reading Few Airlines Offer Bereavement Fares

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There's no way around it: You need to buy food. However, your entire paycheck doesn't have to go to the grocery store. These tips and suggestions can help you reduce the amount you spend on food without sacrificing nutrition. You should: Plan ahead Going to the grocery store with no clue of … Continue reading Tips to save money on your grocery bill

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A new report from the National Foundation for Credit Counselling (NFCC) showed that a significant portion of Americans who suffer from financial issues believe that their own actions have put them in such a situation. A majority of participants, constituting 63 percent, told the surveyors from the NFCC their economic … Continue reading Most Americans with Financial Troubles Find Fault in Themselves

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New Years Eve Party

If you’re hosting a New Year’s Eve party this year, it’s more than likely that you have already begun planning the festivities. But before you start swiping the credit card for cups, plates and party favors, it might help to think about ways that you can pinch a few extra … Continue reading Let all expenses be forgot: Tips for having a frugal yet fun New Year’s Eve

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save on car expenses

Owning a car enables a person to drive to one’s job, travel on vacation or simply get around while doing errands. Unfortunately, a car can be rather costly, especially when repairs have to be made and gas prices creep up in the summertime. When it comes to controlling your expenses, … Continue reading You can drive it to the bank: Ways to save money on your car expenses

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truth about life insurance ads

One of the most efficient ways to save money at home is to budget your expenses. By carefully laying out each charge, purchase and cost, you can keep track of how you spend your cash and see where you could save a bit. Today, we’ll offer some tips on how … Continue reading Squeeze every penny: Tips for home budgeting

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