Get Kids to Save Money

Get Kids to Save Money

Get Kids to Save Money Saving money is the one thing we all agree on in our family.  Something we can do every day is to teach kids to save money.  No matter what we are purchasing, whether groceries, gas, clothes, toys, or services, there is always a discussion of how to save money on that purchase.  Our children know what the standard response from us is any time they ask if we can buy something:  “How much does cost, is it on sale, and is there a coupon for it?”  Many people might think … [Read more...]

Save Money using a Realtor

Save Money using a Realtor

Save Money using a Realtor Do you Save Money using a Realtor? Are you planning to put your home on the market this year?  If so, the thought of saving money using a realtor, or possibly not using a realtor, has probably crossed your mind.  Having worked in the real estate industry for over fifteen years, I can tell you that listing your home “FOR SALE BY OWNER” or FSBO is most likely not in your best interest. Yes, if you use a realtor to sell your home, you will have to pay a … [Read more...]

Tips to Save on Home Repairs

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Save on Home Repairs I don’t know about you but it seems this winter has been particularly long and cold. As we approach spring, I look forward to the opportunity to open the windows and air the house out. I also have an ulterior motive for this. After enduring record high electric bills this winter, turning the heat pump off will be a welcome relief to my already shattered utility budget. Winter is almost over. At least I hope that statement is true. With the melting of the snow, warmer … [Read more...]

Hotel Peninsula Quilted Mattress Pad

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Mattress Pad Take advantage of this deal and pay only $29.99 Hotel Peninsula Quilted Mattress Pad ($99.99 value)! These are fully elasticized to keep it from moving, quilted mattress pad fits mattresses up to 17" thick. Dimensions: Twin: 39”x75”+15" Full: 54”x75”+15" Queen: 60”x80”+15" King: 78”x80”+15" Get this deal now >>> Hotel Peninsula Quilted Mattress Pad Find more Best Deals on Mattress! Also check out our DIY Bedding projects, such as our Easy Ruffled … [Read more...]

Frugal Ways To Save Money: Camera Bags

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   Frugal Ways To Save Money I decided that I was going to share with you Frugal Ways To Save Money.  I think using your brain is the best way to figure out ways to save money. I recently bought a camera and a new lens. The camera was very expensive as was the lens. I realized I didn't have anywhere safe to keep these item. I started to investigate camera bags. I was shocked to see they started at $100 and the cute ones that I liked were around $300. Truth be told I had spent all my money on … [Read more...]

Save on Home Repairs

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Save on Home Repairs      Wow! I never realized how expensive owning a home is. You have to pay the mortgage, insurance,  utilities and then maintenance. Then they awesome things come up that you didn't anticipate called " home repairs". I decided I would give you some tips to make those "home repairs" less frightening by offering tips on how to save on home repairs. Save on Home Repairs The first thing you need to do is determine the condition of your house. We are sharing a printable … [Read more...]

Donate Car for Tax Credit

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Donate Car for Tax Credit You probably heard it more than a dozen times from tv or radio commercials or read it from newspapers or magazines ads, Donate Car for Tax Credit but is it really that easy? Yes it's true that you can get tax credit, but the big question is how much tax deduction can you get? Some people tend to get smaller than what they expected. Donating your car to charity can benefit you with a significant amount of tax savings if you will do proper planning and you'll have … [Read more...]

Sealy Posturepedic Plush Euro Pillowtop Mattress Set

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Sealy Posturepedic Plush Euro Pillowtop Mattress Set Take advantage of this hot deal on Sealy Posturepedic Plush Euro Pillowtop Mattress Set and save up to 61%. Layers of contouring pillowtop and gel memory foam and supportive coils provide a comfortable foundation for this awesome pillotop mattress sets. Free White Glove delivery includes unpacking and basic setup of the mattress, as well as removal of boxes, packaging materials, and old mattress. Choose from the following: … [Read more...]

Save on Home Repairs

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Save on Home Repairs As a tenant paying rent to a landlord, I never really thought about how much it costs to maintain a home.  You pay the rent, the electric, water, gas, and trash bills but if something goes wrong, you call the landlord.  Hopefully, the landlord cares about the property and sends a repairman out to fix the problem. On the other hand, as a homeowner, you not only have to pay the mortgage and utilities, you have to budget and pay for various things which can go wrong.  … [Read more...]

Savings Challenge: 52 Week Savings Plan

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Savings Challenge 52 Week Savings Plan This year, one of my goal is to challenge myself to save money and be frugal. I know that if I do this in the long run it will benefit me and my family. One of the Savings Challenge that I want to do is the 52 Week Savings Plan. I saw this first from one of my friend and I immediately got interested. If you will look at the chart below, you can see that it's something realistic. Unlike other savings plan with this Savings Challenge you only have to … [Read more...]