Tips On How To Move On A Tight Budget

Tips On How To Move On A Tight Budget

Selling your home and moving to a new one you just purchased can be both a rewarding and enervating experience. As a result, it’s easy to become overwhelmed by your mixed feelings and by everything you have to get done in a short period of time. There are many hidden costs of moving home. It’s…

The Little Costs of Friendship

The Little Costs of Friendship

Yesterday, I grabbed a “friendship” card from the grocery store to mail to one of my best friends. I was hoping they would have a .99 cent section, but no such luck. That card ran me just under $4. If I were born 75 years ago, my life would probably look nothing like it currently…

Sightbox Review: Budget Friendly Contact Lenses

Sightbox Review: Budget Friendly Contact Lenses

A few days ago, I wrote an entire post about Sightbox, a company that Facebook brought to my attention. Here’s the problem with Facebook advertising – it really does know what you want. I’ve been wearing glasses since I was eight and without them (or contacts), I can’t see to the end of my arm.…

What a Financial Planner Can Do for You

What a Financial Planner Can Do for You

Do you associate the notion of a financial planner with wealthy, high net worth individuals? While it’s true that the rich and famous almost invariably have financial planners, it doesn’t necessarily work the other way around. You don’t need to be a millionaire to have someone manage your money. What you do need is a…

Sometimes We Make Money to Spend It

Sometimes We Save Money to Spend It

This sounds like a weird sentence- but sometimes I need to remind myself of it. A good friend of mine was recently debating leaving her job. She had another lined up to start in a few months, but she was pretty miserable there. She has an excellent savings account and knew that she wouldn’t struggle…