One of the easiest ways my wife and I have been saving money right now is cutting down on our meat and processed side dishes from the grocery store, opting to cook a lot of veggies instead. We aren’t vegan or vegetarian in any way, but we are finding some really good recipes on… Read more
Another great one is to take a little time and go over some of your recurring monthly bills like cell phone, car insurance and electricity. If one of them is expiring soon, you can either call and try to negotiate a better price for renewing or start shopping around and finding better deals. Some… Read more
Check into refinancing any debt you have while interest rates are still very low. The Fed is going to continue to raise rates throughout this year and into the next, so this is a great time to at least shop around and see if you can get a great rate before the coming hikes.… Read more
One easy way to save is to snag a cash back card that pays you for the ways you are already spending. You could be getting 6% cash back on groceries with an American Express Blue Cash Preferred or 5% back on Amazon purchases with an Amazon Rewards Signature Visa card, for example. Look… Read more
If your bank account is charging you unnecessary fees and a nonexistent interest rate for your savings, then it’s time to shop around and a better fit for you. You can avoid fees, ratchet up your savings rate and start seeing your money grow.