Frugal Tips

DIY Christmas Gifts for Mom

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! Unless you’re strapped for cash or stuck for ideas. In that case, you might be feeling the pressure to come up with a gift that shows you care without looking cheap. These 15 DIY Christmas gifts for Mom let her know that you put thought, effort, and …

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50 Frugal Fall Activities for Kids

kids jumping in leaves

Fall is a great time to reign in your spending and to give your budget a breather before the holiday season gets into full swing. That doesn’t mean that you have to sacrifice the fun, though! Keep the kids busy with fun fall activities, crafts, and outdoor ideas. They’re cheap, easy, and allow kids to …

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10 Fun Free Places to Take Kids on Rainy Days

Wet weather doesn’t have to mean staying home- Check out these free places to take kids on rainy days! We’ve all been there- waking up to rain coming down in buckets or drizzling just enough to be a total nuisance. Those are the days that make you want to grab another cup of coffee and …

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101 Smart Frugal Tips You Should Be Using

Frugal tips and tricks to save more

Recently I was reading through forums on a website that isn’t personal finance related, shocking for me! However, one of the topics discussed in the forum was how to be more frugal. Posters were interested in practical frugal tips that they could use right away. I was really surprised by how many of the posters …

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