Fitting Bills in the Budget

January 21 2015
Every budget should include bills and irregular expenses.  76% of Americans live paycheck to paycheck,1 and a budget can help combat that kind of lifestyle when each expense is taken into account. Step 1:  Evaluate all of your once-a-month bills.  Evaluate your cell phone contract, your cable, internet, utilities, et cetera, and challenge yourself to […] Read More

3 Ways to Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 07 2015
We all know it’s easy to make a list, but completing the list is a whole other ball game.  You can write “spend less” or “get out of debt” for your resolutions, but will you actually succeed?  We’re here to say, “Yes!” This year, you don’t have to worry about watching the months go by […] Read More

Tips on Giving Gift Cards

December 18 2014
The Federal Trade Commission shared in a recent article that consumers will spend $32 billion dollars on gift cards this year, and unfortunately, consumers may be wrapping up more than they bargained for with such an easy little gift. Gift cards may be considered no-hassle gifts, but their fine print, limitations, and accessibility can actually […] Read More