52 Week Challenge: Not So Easy
Jan09

52 Week Challenge: Not So Easy

The 52 Week Challenge is popping up again all over the internet. It promises to be an easy way to save over $1,000 by the end of the year. I think it is a good idea in principle but it is definitely not ‘easy’ (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) I wrote about the 52 Week Challenge in the past and stated why I would not be joining it. ...

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Using The Happy Planner
Jan07

Using The Happy Planner

This year I decided to start using the Happy Planner. It is a paper based planner and will supplement my online planning with Google calendar. (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) img from www.facebook.com I like writing things down but really rely on my electronic calendar to keep me notified. Most people use their paper planners as a method of...

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New Budget For 2019
Jan04

New Budget For 2019

I have a new budget for 2019 and I am really excited about it. I recently moved for a new job starting in the Spring of 2019 as a professor at a University. If you’re interested in learning more about the new budget stick with me past the jump! img from depositphotos.com (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) The backstory I will actually receive...

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Ebates: Saving And Making Money
Jan02

Ebates: Saving And Making Money

I’ve been using Ebates for saving and making money recently. I actually had joined the service a long time ago but was a bit suspicious. (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.) I did not use the system for a long time for two main reasons: –I already had other cash back systems –I was not sure how Ebates could afford to do what they...

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Merry Christmas 2018!
Dec25

Merry Christmas 2018!

I just wanted to take the time to wish everyone a Merry Christmas this 2018! Remember the reason for the season: –Spend time with family and friends –Tell loved ones how much you care –Bring joy to others As always, be safe when traveling and don’t overspend as you will have to pay for all of that during the new year. Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in...

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Saving Money With Meal Planning
Dec24

Saving Money With Meal Planning

I’d like to start saving money with meal planning. I don’t intend to go overboard with the meal prepping that has been so popular lately. What I plan to do Instead I want to simply cook larger portions and place them in containers. I can keep them in the fridge for up to about three days. (If you are not reading this post at www.howisavemoney.net or in your feed reader, it may have been stolen from my site.)This will...

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