10 Skills for Smart Shopping

August 19 2015
Want to be a smart shopper and spend less? Master these tips and you will be saving money in no time. Make a spending plan.  Ultimately, you shouldn’t spend money unless it’s in the budget, so buy all necessary purchases before you think about getting any luxury items. Online shopping.  Use websites such as Google […] Read More

Behavioral Finances: How to Break the Bad Habits & Keep the Good Ones

August 05 2015
A recent newsletter from the Personal Finance Employee Education Foundation (PFEEF) sheds light on why people find it hard to break the bad habit of spending too much, and why it may be difficult to save money.1  Studies on behavior and money – behavioral economics – have revealed the thought patterns behind financial decisions and […] Read More

Ways to Save Money On Gas

June 10 2015
Between 2011 and 2012, consumers spent over $8,000 on transportation.1  In an effort to lessen that expense, here are some tips on how to save money when you turn into the gas station. Not all gas stations are created equal.  Careful!  A gas station on one corner could charge $0.20 more per gallon than the […] Read More