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How to Have a Debt Free Christmas

How to Have a Debt Free Christmas

Do you wish there was a sure fire way to celebrate a debt free Christmas each year? The holidays can be a struggle, even for the best savers. There is so much temptation, advertisements everywhere, and puppy dog eyes from the kids, making the word […]

Simple Tips for a Personal Budget That Works!

Simple Tips for a Personal Budget That Works!

Are you looking for a few simple tips for a personal budget that works? Creating a personal budget does not have to be difficult, and can actually be fun and very rewarding! If you aren’t sure how to make a personal budget, or can’t seem […]

How to Save Money by Growing Your Own Food

How to Save Money by Growing Your Own Food

I am beyond excited to feature this fantastic money saving tip from my college roommate and bestie for the restie!  Whitney is a Licensed Professional Counseler, currently rocking the stay at home mom gig and still finds time to run a popular craft biz!  You […]

Best Personal Finance Apps 2019

Best Personal Finance Apps 2019

Do you prefer a personal finance app over a paper and pen budgeting method? Then you might be looking for the best personal finance apps to help organize and manage your finances! Look no further, I have listed the best personal finance apps in every […]

Living Frugally: 50 Frugal Living Tips and Ideas

Living Frugally: 50 Frugal Living Tips and Ideas

What does it mean to be frugal? I used to think living frugally was the same as living cheaply or living stingy. This just isn’t true! Frugal living is living with less stuff, less clutter, less stress, and more freedom! In fact, most people that […]

How to Make Money Selling on Poshmark

How to Make Money Selling on Poshmark

Are you looking for a fun and profitable side hustle, and want to learn how to make money on Poshmark? Sign up for the Poshmark app here, and start selling today!  It’s super easy, and fun! In this blog post you will learn: The best tips […]

50 Cheap or Free Things to Do This Summer

50 Cheap or Free Things to Do This Summer

If you’re looking for cool things to do this summer with your family, you are in the right place! We live in Texas, and it gets hot!  We are lucky to have gracious neighbors that let us come over and swim in their pool, but […]

What is Bankruptcy? (And How to Avoid It!)

What is Bankruptcy? (And How to Avoid It!)

If you’re struggling with your finances, you might be wondering, “what is bankruptcy?” It was just a few months ago, that I thought we were completely bankrupt.  I felt hopeless, and even though I wasn’t 100% sure what bankruptcy was, I convinced myself that this […]

How to Get Free Starbucks $5 Gift Cards

How to Get Free Starbucks $5 Gift Cards

Oh, coffee. Why is it so delicious?! I absolutely love getting an Instagram worthy pumpkin spice or peppermint mocha, but let’s face it…Starbucks is a luxury. I don’t need Starbucks. I can make equally delicious coffee at home for a fraction of the price. For […]

Pay Off Debt or Save?  What to do FIRST!

Pay Off Debt or Save? What to do FIRST!

Are you ready to pay off debt so you can finally start to save for your future? That’s great!  The only problem is that you might not know what to do first. Is it better to pay off debt or save? It can all seem […]