Karla's Korner: The Search Within….

I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! The Search Within…. Five months ago I decided to take on my food addiction. As daunting at the … [Read more...]

ASK A Blogger: Take this Job and Love it!

    Okay so we have talked about everything from getting started and writing a post, and making money blogging. We’ve discussed contests, building relationships with other bloggers, and actively promoting your site with good content, readers & strategy. We talked about affiliate programs. last week. We figured this week it is only fair to share our address book. Yeah! I am going to put in here that you all might not be accepted into certain programs. I am still not accepted into … [Read more...]

Ask an Accountant

This column is brought to us by Sharon from Mom on a Dealz. Madame Deals Inc. uses her husband as our business and personal accountant and gives him 5 stars. He is available for questions and was a pleasure to work with! Question: How do I determine the amount of office space to use for a write off? Answer: A home office is defined by IRS guidelines as "any area of your home used exclusively for business". This means, it cannot serve any other purpose other than business use. If an area of … [Read more...]

Frugal Kid Fun: Creating a Store

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Are you looking for something Cheap and Fun to do with your kids? Well Madame Deals will be adding a weekly column written by Sharon at Mom on Dealz and Heather at Living on Love and Cents. I will occasionally add my 2 cents since I am a certified Special Education and Regular education teacher. If you want or need modifications let me know in the comment section. Thank you for the great idea! Each week I bring you a craft/activity that is both educational and frugal. Last week's focus was on … [Read more...]

It Pays to Discover I earned $33.11 last month

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I love love love to discover. This is my favorite card because of the cash back rewards. The credit card transfers. This is my actual offer but yours may vary when you sign up for a Discover Card. This was my cashback award. Yes, I spent a lot on my credit card last month lets just say CAR repairs YIKES! The best part was I paid the card right off because we pay a car payment each month on a car we already own just incase they break we have cash. I only used my card to get some … [Read more...]

Chutzpah: Lets talk about cash

Chutzpah. This is a word that is used often by myself because sometimes I just can’t believe what people do. I mean really! I thought it would be fun to share our Chutzpah moments. The only rules are no names of stores, people, or events. You may also not use inappropriate language. Leave a comment listing your favorite Chutzpah moment! I mean laughter is the best medicine. chutzpah Or khutspe. Nerve, extreme arrogance, brazen presumption. In English, chutzpah often connotes courage or … [Read more...]

Gavel Babble: Spring Cleaning for the Soul

I would like to introduce a new article series. My friend Miranda “Mandy” is a legal wizard with a unique perspective on love, life, and the law. I enjoy reading her articles and I hope you do as well. Amee Spring Cleaning for the Soul According to Wikipedia, procrastination refers to the act of replacing high-priority actions with tasks of low-priority, and thus putting off important tasks for a later time.  Stress, anxiety and frustration are all by-products of this enemy called … [Read more...]

Karla's Korner: Kindness Counts

I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Kindness Counts….   There has been a common theme running throughout the thoughts of my … [Read more...]

ASK A Blogger: How do you make money?

  How do I turn my hobby into some much needed cash? Amee and I have shared with you many ways to make money blogging. We've discussed contests, building relationships with other bloggers, and actively promoting your site with good content, readers & strategy. This week I'll be talking about affiliate programs. If you want to make money; you must sign up for affiliate programs. You can find affiliate programs all over the web to promote companies and products to help boost your … [Read more...]

Ask an Accountant

This column is brought to us by Sharon from Mom on a Dealz. Madame Deals Inc. uses her husband as our business and personal accountant and gives him 5 stars. He is available for questions and was a pleasure to work with! As we all know, it’s that dreaded time of the year-Tax time! In honor of tax season, I have a new series called “Ask An Accountant”. Send in your tax questions each week to [email protected] and I will post the question and give an answer from an experienced … [Read more...]