Savings

  • Mortgage Free By 30 Round 2 Racing Toward Freedom

    Mortgage Free By 30 Round 2 Racing Toward Freedom

    Made a $7,025 payment!   We've been working our butts off here this past month in order to pay all of the regular bills and stay on track to pay off the mortgage by Andrew's …
  • Mortgage Free By 30 Update Organize & Automize

    Mortgage Free By 30 Update Organize & Automize

    Weeks 1-2: Automate for less brain clutter   I've been spending the past two weeks since the beginning of the year organizing and automizing the house, our budget, money allocations, and meal prep to set …
  • DIY Programmable Thermostat Installation

    DIY Programmable Thermostat Installation

    DIY Programmable Thermostat Installation With Step by Step Pictures In our recent blog post Five Degrees: The Eternal Struggle Between Hot and Cold, we discussed how lowering our house temperature by five degrees during the …
  • 50+ Ways to Make Extra Money

    50+ Ways to Make Extra Money

    Ways To Make Extra Money   It seems like everyone nowadays is looking for side hustles and other ways to make extra money for a variety of reasons, whether it be to service debt, fund …
  • How To Save Money This Cold and Flu Season: Written by a Pharmacist!

    How To Save Money This Cold and Flu Season: Written by a Pharmacist!

    Save Money This Cold and Flu Season As a retail pharmacist, I am asked to consult patients multiple times a day during cold and flu season to help them choose the best over-the-counter products to …
  • Are Biweekly Mortgage Payments Right for You?

    Are Biweekly Mortgage Payments Right for You?

    Save Money With Biweekly Mortgage Payments Last year, we took a financial leap and bought our first house. It seemed like everyone, even strangers, felt the need to weigh in on our decision and share …
  • 4 Environmentally Friendly Tips On How To Save Money

    4 Environmentally Friendly Tips On How To Save Money

    If you read our recent article about our favorite couponing tactic, you know that we work smart, not hard, at saving money.  Nothing irks us more than being wasteful and literally washing and draining our …
  • How To Start Couponing: For Busy Moms

    How To Start Couponing: For Busy Moms

    Between the TV series “Extreme Couponing” and the growing popularity of coupon websites everywhere on the internet, more and more people are trying to learn how to start couponing to copy what they see these …
  • Pay Yourself First:  An Essential Guide To Keep More Of What You Earn

    Pay Yourself First: An Essential Guide To Keep More Of What You Earn

    In an era where many people are struggling to make ends meet, working their jobs and trying hard- only to live paycheck to paycheck, how do you pay yourself first? Do you actually keep some …
  • Do’s and Don’ts when dealing with your cable company

    Do’s and Don’ts when dealing with your cable company

    Do: Research your local cable companies online and check out their promotional bundles and rates. These rates are usually area specific and depend on if you are a new customer or current customer. Compare the …