Quick Ideas to Make Back to School Lunches Cheap and Stress Free

Back to School is right around the corner, which might leave a lot of households scrambling to prepare for a whole new year of school. Everything from school supply and clothing shopping to signing up for activities is probably going through your mind. One of the main concerns for many parents is how to cheaply feed their children lunch during the school year. This can […] » Continue Reading

Frugal and Fun Advice for Romance Awareness Month

August is Romance Awareness month, which makes it the perfect time to spice up your love life. It doesn’t matter if you’re in a long-term relationship or you’re looking for someone to date, this month is a great time to work on the romance level in your life. Best of all, summer is coming to an end, so you can avoid the short term summer […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips to Find the Perfect Mobile Phone on a Budget

In most regions of the world, mobile phones seem to be the power that keeps the world turning. So, it can be incredibly difficult when you’re in need of a new phone, but your budget stands in the way of getting what you want or need. Luckily, there’s a few things you can do to actually cut back on the amount of money you spend […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Boost Your Brain Power with Little Effort

We are constantly told to work out our bodies in order to maintain our health. However, it isn’t as stressed that we should also spend time working out our minds. Doing mental workouts can be pricey if you don’t know how to get past all of the gimmicks out there. Luckily, there’s many ways you can actually improve your brain capacity, even as you age, […] » Continue Reading

Frugal and Fun Ideas for the Best Staycation Yet

It’s officially vacation season, which can be one of the most relaxing and exciting periods of the year. However, if you’re on a tight budget or you simply can’t get time off to travel far then a staycation might be the answer to your vacation time. Most workers choose not to take a vacation each year due to lack of funds or time off, which […] » Continue Reading

Stylish and Cheap Summer Fashion Ideas

The weather is peaking in temperature, which means you’re probably looking for some fun ways to spice up your style while finding items that will keep you cool. If you’re on a tight budget, then this can be particularly hard. Luckily, when it comes to fashion, you can improve you wardrobe with a little creativity. These ten summer fashion tips should have you looking incredible […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Fun That Will Get You Through the Dog Days of Summer

Although summer is just now beginning, you might be wondering how you’re going to get through it. Temperatures seem to be high already and with the dog days of summer coming up, more specifically July 22 to August 23, it might seem grueling to think about how hot these days are going to get. Luckily, there’s a few ways to get through the dog days […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips For The Best Deals on Amazon Prime Day 2018

If you’ve been on the edge of your seat for Amazon Prime Day, then you’ll be excited to know that Amazon has finally released a day for this year’s celebrations. This year’s Prime Day will begin on July 16 and end on the 17th, so you will have plenty of time to enjoy the savings. Of course, you can also look forward to a week’s […] » Continue Reading

Fourth of July Sales That Will Give Your Holiday Extra Spark

The Fourth of July is coming up, which means there’s going to be a ton of huge sales to help you enjoy the occasion even more. If you’re on a budget, you might be wondering where the best deals are going to be, so you don’t end up spending money on frivolous items. Luckily, it is easy to make a few predictions as to what […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Enjoy Body Piercing on a Budget

Whether you’re planning on getting your ears pierced or you’re interested in something more extreme, International Body Piercing Day might be the perfect time to take the leap. Body piercing is especially popular during the summer months when people are keen to show off their body a bit, so you might even feel a boost in your confidence during this holiday. If you’re looking to […] » Continue Reading

Simple and Frugal Ways to Reduce Summer Pests Inside and Outside of the Home

The summer months are one of the best times to get outside and enjoy the sun. However, this season is also responsible for bringing even more pests to your home. Whether you’re hanging indoors or out, you’re certain to find a number of pests bothering you during the summer time. A lot of people spend a fortune on dangerous poisons or even exterminators to deal […] » Continue Reading

Fun Ways to Get the Most Out of Pride Month

June is National Pride Month, which means it’s a great time to have some fun and enjoy celebrating this amazing group of people. Whether you are part of the LGBTQ community, or you simply want to share your support, there’s a lot of amazing things to participate in during pride month. However, a lot of people love to travel and spend money during this amazing […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Have Your Own Summer Solstice Celebration

Although the heat has already begun in many places, it isn’t actually summer until the Summer Solstice on June 21. This amazing event has been celebrated for hundreds of years by many different cultures. There are so many things you can see and do during this time that you might actually have a hard time fitting them all in to your schedule. If you’re on […] » Continue Reading

Ten Fun and Frugal Ideas to Celebrate National Rose Month

June is National Rose Month, which means it’s the perfect time to enjoy this stunning flower. Unfortunately, roses are often considered to be expensive, which forces many people to put these amazing flowers on the back burner. There are many ways that you can enjoy National Rose Month without spending a lot of money on the fun though. These ten tips should guide you through […] » Continue Reading

Fun and Frugal Father’s Day Ideas For Your Spouse

It’s almost time to celebrate the amazing fathers in our lives. Although it is often easy to find a gift for your own father, it can be troublesome to find a gift that shows just how much you appreciate your spouse for their parenting skills. Worst of all, we don’t often have the budget to purchase for so many people, so our spouses often get […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Celebrate Best Friend Day That Won’t Break the Bank

Sometimes, we take our best friends for granted. They are there when we need a shoulder to cry, someone to laugh with or simply someone to help guide us in the right direction with life’s decisions. So, this Best Friend Day, June 8, might the perfect way to show your BFF just how much you love them. Although we can’t all afford a gift worthy […] » Continue Reading

Simple Ways to Save More at the Local Farmers’ Market

Spring is finally in full swing and summer is just around the corner, which means your local farmers’ market has more than likely opened up again. Shopping at the farmers’ market can be a real treat in more ways than one. Not only are you able to grab some fresh produce that isn’t treated with harsh chemicals, but you’re also able to support your local […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Help Your Child Enjoy the Art of Dance

With summer break just days to weeks away, you may be looking for ways to keep your children busy and active during the summer months. Dance is one way to help kids stay fit while teaching them to follow directions, work as a team and even coordination. However, dance class can be pretty pricey if you’re on a tight budget. These ten ideas should help […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Bring Sun Protection to Your Outdoor Loving Family

With summer just a month away, it is important to begin to plan out your sun protection strategies. Summer is one of the harshest times for UV rays and with kids out of school it’s crucial to keep them safe when they are outside playing. Of course, you should consider sun protection all year round too. After shopping for sun gear, you may begin to […] » Continue Reading

Summer Savvy Ways for Kids to Celebrate Memorial Day

Memorial Day is coming up on us at lightning speed. So, it might be time to consider how you’re going to spend this holiday with your kids. More often than not, Memorial Day activities tend to cater towards adults. From drinking at a barbecue to checking out all of the amazing sales, kids often end up tagging along behind their parents. There are lots of […] » Continue Reading

Frugal and Fun Ways to Prepare Your Child For Kindergarten

Sending your children to their first official year of kindergarten can be frightening, intimidating and depressing. One of the main problems today is many children are showing up to their first day of kindergarten and they aren’t at the accurate education level to move right along with the class’s curriculum. With Pre-K programs skyrocketing in price, many of the requirements for kindergarten must be taught […] » Continue Reading

Efficient Ideas to Make College Frugal After You Graduate

The high school graduation period has begun, which means there’s lots of future college students trying to get in last minute money to help with one of the most expensive journeys they will ever take. For many students, college seems a hopeless endeavor that they will never be able to afford. Luckily, there’s still time to get ready for college and make it a more […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Activities For Ramadan That Will Take Your Child’s Mind Off of Fasting

The first days of Ramadan are just around the corner, which might leave you wondering what you’re going to do with the kids while they’re asked to fast. Since much of this holiday will take place during summer break for many children, there will be a lot of extra time on their hands which might make the holiday even more challenging. Luckily, there’s lots of […] » Continue Reading

Affordable Mother’s Day Gifts That Will Light Up Your Spouse’s Day

It’s almost time to celebrate Mother’s Day again, which can leave a lot of people on their toes. This day is a great time to honor your mother and make her feel special. However, if you’re married with children then you might be wondering what you can do for your spouse to help make Mother’s Day even more special. There’s a bundle of great ideas […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Food Options to Make Your Cinco De Mayo Extraordinary

Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner, which means its time to get festive and enjoy a little Mexican culture and history. Celebrating this holiday can be a blast, but it can also be a huge burden on your budget if you’re not careful. Luckily, there’s a lot of ways you can enjoy this holiday without forcing yourself to spend a bundle. Mexican food, […] » Continue Reading

Fun Ways to Keep May the Fourth Frugal and Fun

If you’ve never celebrated May the Fourth, then you’re in for a real treat this year. This holiday was originally designed to celebrate Star Wars and all that it accompanies. However, over the years, this day has also been reserved to celebrate all things geeky, which has made it even more popular. Of course, if you’re on a budget then you might be wondering how […] » Continue Reading

Celebrate Earth Day and Arbor Day by Planting These Frugal Options

April is home to both Earth Day and Arbor Day, which might inspire you to go out and do something great for the planet. Arbor Day is all about planting trees, so if you’re planning on keeping up with this tradition then you might be up for spending a lot of money. Luckily, there’s quite a few options that you can try which won’t break […] » Continue Reading

Quick and Easy Fixes to Make Your Porch this Spring’s Hot Spot

Spring is finally here, which means you might be thinking about spicing up your porch to create an outdoor room you can enjoy while the weather is nice. Porches can be quite pricey though, which might detour you from wanting to even begin the project. Luckily, there’s a ton of great things you can do for your porch that will allow you to enjoy the […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Learn Self-Defense So You Can Feel Secure on a Budget

It’s never a bad time to learn self-defense. However, April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, which makes it a better time than any to brush up on your self-defense skills. Believe it or not, but you can quickly learn the art of self-defense without having to spend a fortune on it. This can help save your life and the lives of others, if ever something […] » Continue Reading

Exciting Prom Ideas That Will Make Your School Dance Glamorous For Less

Prom season is here, which means its time to start scrambling to make sure your prom budget can actually pull off a great party for your school’s seniors and juniors. If you’re in charge of the budget or decorating committee, then you probably already know that planning such an event can mean jumping through a lot of hoops. These ten tips should help you cut […] » Continue Reading

Ten Tips to Make your World Art Day Rich Without Spending a Fortune

Art can be one of the greatest aspects of life. It allows you to show off your creativity when you create your own works of art and when you purchase other’s art it helps to excite emotions. The only problem with art is it can be quite expensive. From purchasing quality paints to spending money in a gallery, you might find that art isn’t for […] » Continue Reading

Quick and Frugal Tips to Help You Enjoy the Zoo this Spring

Spring is one of the best times to visit the zoo. The animals are in high spirits thanks to the reasonable weather and there may even be a few babies to coo over. Although the zoo has become a go-to vacation spot for anyone with kids, it can also be pretty pricey in the long run. Luckily, there’s quite a few things you can do […] » Continue Reading

Quick Tips to Incorporate Minimalism Into Your Life While Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning time is here again, which can cause a lot of dread for many people. Spring Cleaning can be a time to rejoice though, as it is a great way to get a fresh start on your life. One of the best ways to make the most out of your cleaning experience is adapt to minimalism concept while you work. You may find that […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Create a Low-Maintenance Yard This Spring

Spring is finally here, for most of us. Although the excitement is real, your happiness might tank when you remember you have a yard to upkeep. If you can’t do much with your yard during winter, or you simply choose not to, then you probably know that you have a lot of work to do in the near future. Yard work can cost a pretty […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Tips to Get on Track During World Health Day

On April 7, the whole world will be able to celebrate World Health Day. However, for some, it is hard to decide what to do in order to improve on one’s health. Many people actually begin to pour money into gym memberships, supplements and other items to help improve on health. You absolutely don’t have to do this though. There are so many things you […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Tips for Puppy Season That Will Save You Money and Frustration

With the spring air finally making its way through the blustery winter gusts, many people have already moved into puppy season mode. Spring is one of the most popular times for baby animals to be in the market, may it be in pet stores, the classifieds or in your local animal shelters. However, getting a new puppy can be a very pricey thing. Luckily, there […] » Continue Reading

Ten Frugal Ideas to Cut Back on the Pain of Teething

A teething baby can be a source of pain, frustration and fear for many parents. This often warrants them to spend a small fortune on teething supplies or doctor visits that are unnecessary. Although teething can be a hard time for children and parents, there are a few simple ways you can help ease symptoms of the problem that won’t cost you a small fortune. […] » Continue Reading

Easter Friendly Ideas to Make Your Holiday Break Eggs-Cellent

Easter is on its way, which might leave you scrambling for a few things to do as a family. Easter is one of the easiest holidays to find events for, which can help save you time and money. One of the best things about this holiday is you can find something Easter related around every corner, so you won’t have to look far. In case […] » Continue Reading

Wedding Food That Will Delight Your Guests and Your Budget

There’s no doubt about it, hosting a wedding is stressful and expensive. One of the major issues with weddings is trying to figure out what you want to serve for the reception meal. Catering can be incredibly pricey, especially when you’re looking at serving traditional foods like seafood, pricey cuts of beef and the numerous side dishes, appetizers and drinks. Luckily, there’s a few alternatives […] » Continue Reading

Cheap and Fun Spring Break Ideas to Keep Your Kids Busy

Although spring is still a few weeks away, some schools have already scheduled Spring Break. This can be a tricky time for every family because it is a full week in which you need to keep your kids busy in order to completely avoid chaos. This can be very tough if you’re on a tight budget that doesn’t have a lot of wiggle room for […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways To Dress Up For St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is already right around the corner, which means it’s time to scour your wardrobe for any remnants of green clothing you might have from previous years. If you’re a little low on the green clothing, or you simply want to take things to a new level this year, then you might want to check out these ten tips. These tips will help […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways To Protect Animals on World Wild Life Day and Beyond

2018 is a great time to help make the planet a better place to live. One of the best ways to do this is to support the wild life in your area and around the world. World Wild Life Day is a great time to work on improving the world for the animals that we share it with. Unfortunately, many of the things we can […] » Continue Reading

Ten Ways to Thank Your Employees That Won’t Throw Off Your Budget

The month of March is filled with exciting days designed to make your employees feel amazing. For instance, on March the 2 we observe Employee Appreciation Day as well as Salesperson day, and on March the 3 Caregiver Day is celebrated. With these three holidays designed to make many employees feel appreciated, you may want to think of a few ways to celebrate with your […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Do Your Part to Keep Music in Schools

As the years pass, music in the school system becomes even more endangered. Since this program doesn’t bring in as much money as athletics, it often gets cut along with the art programs in many schools. This can be a huge problem for our young minds, which is why so many people are standing up to try to keep music in public schools for good. […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Prep For Spring That Will Save You Money

Although the groundhog has called for 6 more weeks of winter, it doesn’t mean that you can’t get in a little prep work before spring finally does arrive. Prepping for spring can really help you get a head start on things, which might even save you some money in the long run. Plus, doing a little spring prep work can help you get out of […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways to Embrace National Children’s Dental Month

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month, which makes it a great time to schedule your child a check up or work to improve their dental hygiene. Of course, many people associate dental care with high prices, which could detour you from wanting to partake in the month. Luckily, there’s actually quite a few ways you can cut back on the amount of money you […] » Continue Reading

Quick Ways to Save Money on National Pizza Day

Chances are, if you’re on a diet this year, then National Pizza Day is going to be a bit of a challenge for you. Luckily, there’s some healthy options to satisfy your diet that won’t cost you an arm and a leg. The same can be said for pizza lovers that don’t have to hold back this year. Buying pizza can really put a dent […] » Continue Reading

Encourage Your Local Scouts With These Frugal Tips

Joining the scouts can be one of the most efficient and fun aspects of childhood. It doesn’t matter if you join the Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts or other type of troop as there are so many things a child can get out of the experience. Unfortunately, a lot of troops are very underfunded, which forces them to cut back on the things their scouts can […] » Continue Reading

Frugal Ways To Improve Your Heart During American Heart Month

February is American Heart Association Month, which makes it the perfect time to pay more attention to your heart. Many people feel that they have to throw money into their health in order to receive results. However, this isn’t the case at all. In fact, there are a few everyday things you can do that can help with your heart and overall health. Some will […] » Continue Reading

Cheap Ways to Make Work Fun Again Just in Time For National Fun At Work Day

Fun and work aren’t words that are commonly associated with each other, unless you work for a company that goes out of their way to ensure your time at work isn’t a chore. However, with National Fun At Work Day coming up, you might be wondering how you can add a healthy level of fun to your work day. Luckily, there are quite a few […] » Continue Reading