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Master Your Money Super Bundle 2019 Review

Master Your Money Super Bundle 2019 Review

Ultimate Bundles launched their first Master Your Money Super Bundle earlier this year. It’s a bundle of over 40 financial resources to help you manage your money better. Read my personal review of the bundle to find out if it’s right for you.

16 Tips to Save Money on Summer Travel

16 Tips to Save Money on Summer Travel

The summer season brings some things to mind – great weather, BBQs, fun with family, and travel. The problem with summer travel is that it’s high season, which means high prices. That doesn’t mean you can’t get away and have some fun. Take a look at these suggestions for how to save on travel, so you can enjoy your summer vacation.

Where to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Things

Where to Get Rid of Your Unwanted Things

Have you been watching Tidying Up with Marie Kondo? Organization guru Marie Kondo uses her KonMari method to help people declutter their homes, bringing increased order and happiness into their lives. If you’re cleaning too, here’s what to do with with unwanted things.

20 Christmas Gifts for Your Frugal Friends

20 Christmas Gifts for Your Frugal Friends

Is someone you know newly frugal? When you’ve turned a new leaf on your finances and become frugal, it’s amazing in both good and bad ways. You’re excited about all the money you’re saving, but you might be disappointed at all the things you can’t buy in order to save that money. That’s why Christmas is a great time to support a newly frugal friend.

How to Save a Last-Minute $1000 By Christmas

How to Save a Last-Minute $1000 By Christmas

Christmas is a little more than two months away. Can you believe it? For some people, the thought of Christmas coming so soon brings anxiety. In a perfect world, we’d save all year round to cover Christmas expenses. But that’s not realistic for most people, including me. The last thing you need on top of work deadlines, family visits, and Christmas shopping is debt from the expenses of the season.

How to Succeed at a No-Spend November

How to Succeed at a No-Spend November

November is just around the corner. The holidays are coming quickly and spending can easily creep up with them leading to a busted budget. I’m not immune to extra spending either. It’s sometimes a struggle to stay frugal. I love saving money, but November is full of temptations.

20 Ways to Save on Entertainment

20 Ways to Save on Entertainment

A few months ago, I looked up tickets to see Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at UC Berkeley. I’ve seen this dance company a few times in the past and have been blown away by every performance. So when I found out that the company was going to be at UC Berkeley earlier this year, I resolve to see it perform. That was until I look up tickets

How to Clear Out Your Closet Quickly Without Regret

How to Clear Out Your Closet Quickly Without Regret

The weather this weekend was sunny with just a bit of evening rain, perfect for the first weekend of spring. Now that I’ve gotten a glimpse of the good weather coming to us, I can’t wait to get out some of my warm weather clothes. My closet is currently full of sweaters and long-sleeve shirts. I know I’m not the only one with a bunch of clothes hidden in the back or high upon the shelves too.