Happy Halloween everyone! For this weeks Money Monday I’m sharing some fun financial facts about Halloween for you. For more check out the National Retail Federation’s Halloween headquarters. I wrote a post with these facts and some tips to save money last week – be sure to check it out here. Don’t forget to score […]
Archives for October 2016
You can’t help but see the news lately about the epi-pen price hikes. As the mom of a former food-allergic son, I get angry every time I see them. The epi-pen now costs $650 per fill – and you need to refill it every single year because they expire, even if you don’t use it. […]
The book Swipped by Adam Levin is hands-down the best book on identity theft, protecting yourself from it, and recovering from it, that I’ve ever read. If you’re interested in the subject, be sure to pick it up-you won’t regret it.
In a prior article I wrote about my story in cutting cable for the past seven years despite having three kids and a TV loving husband. Is this something you’re interested in doing too? Well here’s my promised 11 easy steps to cutting the cord: Determine your reasons. You’ll want to keep these in mind […]
A Fun and Frugal Morning Every year there’s a nearby town that holds a hot air balloon festival. At 6 AM on Saturday and Sunday, they have balloon launches where 20+ balloons take off into the sky and float for a while before landing wherever the wind takes them. This particular event is free, and […]
Every once in a while, I read or hear something about stay at home dads that makes my blood boil. Usually it’s all about how that man should get a job, he’s not supporting his family, or he’s leeching off his wife. Interestingly I don’t hear these things about stay at home moms-instead it’s all […]