The Vodka Champagne Conundrum

The Vodka Champagne Conundrum

I was catching up on some personal finance blog reading recently and stumbled on 20 Things Rich People Do To Become Rich and Stay Rich by Chris Peach over at Money Peach. I like lists like these because I am not rich and I would like to be rich. And it’s a solid list. #7…

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.…