Save Money this Holiday Season!

It certainly is fun to both give and receive presents during the holidays, but the financial strain that some face when pressured to spend a lot of money on gifts can cause some serious stress. Try focusing more on experiences, creating memories, and spending quality time with your loved ones. And when you do go…

Strike Gold!

Saving money is important for a lot of families, especially in this current climate. With budgets tightening, it’s a good idea to buckle down and cut costs where you can. Here are some great money-saving tips for you and your family to implement that can help you strike gold at home!

5 Things to Do with Your Tax Refund

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! No, it’s not Christmas, it’s tax season! Whether you get a few hundred or few thousand dollars back, you should plan to use your tax return in ways that will greatly benefit your future. 1. Start or increase your emergency fund. Without any kind of emergency fund,…

Spring is Coming!

Spring is almost here, meaning the bulk of this year’s listings are about to be put on the market. If you are thinking about buying a new home this year, but are worried that you don’t have enough money saved for the down payment, then these four tips can help you add a little extra…

Energy; Use less to save more this season

  You can save big money by changing your energy habits. Today, most things we use are run by electricity, but have we become over-dependent? What are the alternatives? If you haven’t already, conduct an energy assessment to find out where you can save the most, and consider making a larger investment for long-term energy…