Reasons to Cancel Your Gym Membership

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Is being fit expanding your spending? Everywhere you turn there are commercials and advertisements telling you why you need to join a gym. My savings tip for today is telling you why you may not need a gym membership and how to save money and still work out. #1-If you don't go to the gym at least once a week- you do not need a gym membership. #2 - If you don't take advantage of all the extra perks your gym offers (but you are paying for). Examples:Childcare, aerobics classes, towel … [Read more...]

Savings Tip #12-Family Game Night

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One of the best ways to save money is by reducing your family entertainment budget. You don't have to go to the movies, rent DVDs, go bowling, or go out to eat to have quality time with your family. You can do it for FREE by having Family Game Night. Dust off the boxes and break out the dice and spend time talking while you see who is going to come out on top. The bonus savings is your electric bill will go down because you won't be scattered across the house on your electronic devices. You will … [Read more...]

Family Game Night Fun

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Board Games Are Not A Thing of The Past Most of my childhood was spent without a television in the house. When we did finally get a TV, we didn't have cable. I spent my days playing outside, reading and playing board games. Monopoly and Strattego were favorites for my sister and I. Fast forward to my kids and board games are just pretty boxes down a toy aisle at Target. A few years back, we instituted random Family Game Nights. During this time electronics were off and it was mandatory … [Read more...]