Practical Tips to Save on Household Expenses (Guest Post)
Jul22

Practical Tips to Save on Household Expenses (Guest Post)

These days, it’s getting more and more expensive to run a household due to the rising cost of goods and utilities. You can also add to that the current troubled state of the economy. This makes it crucial for all of us that we learn some practical tips to save on our household expenses. You need not go to the extent of eating canned goods and ramen every day, though. Here are some simple tips that could save you and your family...

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Paid $10.14 For $45.77 Worth Of Items, Using A Coupon
Jul20

Paid $10.14 For $45.77 Worth Of Items, Using A Coupon

I used a coupon and paid $10.41 for $45.77 worth of items at Bath and Body Works. I had a coupon for a free item with the purchase of at least $10 worth of products and I managed to snag a good deal. I do love Bath and Body Works items even though I think the full prices are way too high. I will only shop there if there is a sale or if I have a coupon that I think makes the prices more manageable. I normally buy candles there but...

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I Love Shopping At Ross!
Nov02

I Love Shopping At Ross!

I love shopping at Ross and I think I will go there more often. I normally shop at JC Penney for clothing because I just really love their stuff. I get my household items like bedding and bathroom items from Walmart because they have a good selection and great prices. I never really liked Ross because you know what a hassle it can be to actually find clothing. Things are generally in the size space they are supposed to be in, but more...

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Complaining (Nicely) Saved Me Money
Oct18

Complaining (Nicely) Saved Me Money

I recently had an issue where complaining but in a nice way actually saved me some money. I buy the majority of my items online so that I can make use of the shopping portals to get extra cash back. I recently bought an item and was unsatisfied with the performance. It was on a site where people leave reviews so I left a poor review along with pictures to confirm what I was talking about. I also emailed the seller and explained what...

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Trying To Save On My Electric Bill
Sep20

Trying To Save On My Electric Bill

Now that I have to pay the full electric bill on my own I am really looking for ways to save on my electric bill. In the past, there was a cap on the amount of the bill that we had to pay. This is because the apartment paid $30 per resident towards the bill. I usually had low electric bills, depending on the room mate that I had. Since our complex has been bought by a new company, they decided they no longer want to do this. We have...

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25 ways I save money: The full list
Apr25

25 ways I save money: The full list

Here is the full list of the top 25 ways that I save money. The expanded versions of each set can be found in 25 Ways I Save Money: Part 1 25Ways I Save Money: Part 2 25 Ways I Save Money: Part 3 25 Ways I Save Money: Part 4 and 25 Ways I Save Money: Part 5. In each section I gave a little bit more detail on what I do and how it has caused me to save money in my daily living. These are things that I actually do myself to save a penny...

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