Saving Money

Could you cover a $500 emergency without pulling out a credit card? Learn more about why and how to start saving money for your future.

Can Your Savings Account Make Money?

Can Your Savings Account Make Money?

I bet you’ve heard a million times that you need to be saving money all the time. Maybe you’ve just gotten started saving your emergency fund or are saving for a big purchase. Setting aside money for the future is a great idea, but maybe you’re worried about losing out on money by saving instead of investing. Can your savings account make money?

Budget-Friendly Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Your Guy

Budget-Friendly Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For Your Guy

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! The beginning of the year always feels like a whirlwind to me. As a CPA, February is when my busiest time of year really gets going. I tend to forget about Valentine’s Day until the last minute (and my boyfriend’s February birthday… don’t tell him!). To help you stay on top of the holiday this year, I’ve pulled together this great list of budget-friendly Valentine’s Day gift ideas for your guy! These items will help you show you care without killing your budget.

10 Expenses to Cut From Your Budget This Year

10 Expenses to Cut From Your Budget This Year

The start of a new year is a great time to evaluate and clean up your budget. Sometimes you just get in the routine of updating it for each month without really looking at what you’re paying for. January is a great time to reconsider all those expenses! Here’s a handy list of expenses to cut from your budget this year.

Home Office Makeover on a Budget

Home Office Makeover on a Budget

This little budget office makeover was so much fun! I recently decided that I needed a dedicated office space to work on my blogging and YouTube channel. Big goals are in the works for my business this year. Having an inspiring and functional office space where I can go to work is important to me to help set myself up for success.

7 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

7 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Grocery shopping is one of my least favorite things to do. It is also one of the budget categories where I’m most likely to go over budget. Since food is something we all have to buy regularly, I thought I’d share my tips to help you save money on groceries!

How To Have a Christmas Without Debt

How To Have a Christmas Without Debt

Christmas is my absolute favorite time of year. I just love everything about it – the decorations, the time with family, the food! However, Christmas can cause a lot of financial stress for many people with all of that going on. Not many people know how to have a Christmas without debt!

15 Budget Friendly Fall Activities

15 Budget Friendly Fall Activities

Fall is my absolute favorite time of year! Need some ideas to enjoy the season without breaking the bank? I’ve put together a mix of fun, practical, and frugal activities to help you have a great season while also staying on budget!

How to Choose A Bank Account

How to Choose A Bank Account

Trying to choose a bank account can be overwhelming. There are so many different options and things to consider when opening an account, it can be tough to even know where to start. Let’s talk about how to choose a bank account that will save you money and headache!

Frugal Fun: 15 Budget Friendly Summer Activities

Frugal Fun: 15 Budget Friendly Summer Activities

Summer has finally arrived! I’ve been keeping a list of budget friendly summer activities that I can reference when I’m feeling a little bored. Add some of these ideas to your summer plans and save a little cash!

Do You Need an Emergency Fund?

Do You Need an Emergency Fund?

You need to start building your emergency fund – today! An emergency fund is there to give you peace of mind that you can cover an unexpected expense. This is especially important if you need the money for a true emergency –