Category Archives: Spending your money

Spending your money

More Websites to Save Money

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“Websites to save money” is one of my favorite topics, so here is a new list in no particular order of websites you should check out to save money.  See my facebook page for my more frequent finds. https://www.collegeatlas.org/financial-aid-options – Financial Aid: How to Get Financial Aid https://www.theseniorlist.com/biggest-list-of-senior-discounts/ – Senior discounts… Read more »

Save Money While In College

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It’s September and that means back to school.  College is the most expensive school and while paying those college bills, you are probably wondering whether it is really worth it, so consider this: College graduates, on average, earned 56% more than high school grads in 2015, according to data compiled… Read more »

Websites to Save Money

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Take advantage of websites to save money (besides this one).  I am constantly on the lookout for useful websites that save you money and you will find many throughout my book and blog posts.  Here are some recent finds. https://wallethub.com/edu/credit-card-extended-warranty-study/25686/  – Most credit cards will extend the warranty of items… Read more »

Four Advantages for Seniors Who Buy a HUD Home

Today’s guest post is from Jim Vogel at ElderAction.org who discusses four advantages for seniors who buy a HUD home. If you are a senior who is in the market for a new home, you should consider buying a HUD home. HUD homes are those that were purchased using an… Read more »

How can you settle your debts to avoid collection calls?

Today’s guest post is from Patricia Sanders. Debt collection lawsuits are on the rise. Around 12,000 collection lawsuits have been filed in the last few years. This number is up from 9300 in 2009. These often are the result of medical or credit card debts that many people are unable… Read more »

Help to Navigate Airline Fees

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The travel arena is an area where some competition still exists, despite all the airline and hotel consolidation.  There are plenty of websites and apps to help you find the best deals and see reviews.  See my other travel blog posts here.  The airline industry is now the epitome of… Read more »

Money Management Tips for College Students

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A new college year has started and students are back on campus learning to balance study, fun, and work. They are gaining new independence and responsibility.  College is also the time when students start to practice real money skills, manage money while in college, and learn sound money management tips…. Read more »

Get Your FREE Money-Saving Ebook

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      My new book, “The Financial Guide to Life” is free on Amazon for three days:  8/14 – 8/16.  Get it for free while you can and take advantage of all the ways it can save you money, simplify your finances, improve your investing, get you out of… Read more »

New Money Management Book

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I can now announce that my new money management book is available for sale and it is better than FREE! It will pay you back with money savings tips, investing expertise, and advice on how to avoid paying full price. Save hundreds of dollars a month, simplify your finances, and… Read more »

Safest Cars for Teen Drivers

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The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has new recommendations for the safest cars for teen drivers.  The stereotype of a car for a teen driver is a loud, muscle car, while the common reality may be an inexpensive, small used car.  However, teen drivers are among the most risky… Read more »