December 2011

This is a guest post by Amanda Green. While the holiday season is a time of gift giving, it is also a high season for engagements. In the spirit of the holidays, and because many will be close to family, many boyfriends are prepped to present traditional and black diamond engagement rings to unsuspecting girlfriends. Although […]

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Did you score any deals during the Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales?  I bought several things on my list but one item induced a great deal of amusement in my family.  As you probably tell from the title, I bought a Xbox and Kinect bundle. The amusement is because I’m not a gamer.  But I didn’t […]

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You’ve heard me talk about the Yakezie Network a lot since I joined the challenge in March 2009.  It’s a group of personal finance and lifestyle bloggers that have banded together with a common mission to selflessly help others. They’re doing the same for the holidays with a BIG giveaway sponsored by 33 of the […]

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The following is a guest post by Lisa @ Thriftability: a personal finance blog dedicated to saving green and frugal living! Saving money during the holidays can be accomplished easily and efficiently – with some pre-planning and dedication to sticking to a budget. Gift Wrap The absolute best way to save money on holiday gift […]

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This is a guest post by Amanda Green. For many of us in the Baby Boomer generation, working later into life is not just an option, it is a vital part of keeping a steady income for retirement. A title loan, mortgage, increasing insurance rates, and even student loans are all steadily getting paid off […]

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