Blog Posts - Saving Money



Real Estate – The Ultimate Forced Savings Plan

Real estate prices have been sky high, jumping out of reach for many first-time home buyers. If they could build their savings fast enough, high enough, they could get into their first home with no problem. As it turns out, getting into your first ho...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 28, 2016

20 Money Saving Duct Tape Uses

Wikipedia defines duct tape as a: “cloth- or scrim-backed pressure-sensitive tape – often coated with polyethylene.”  Any way you define it, duct tape is a pretty amazing invention.  In fact, duct tape is so amazing that its used on nearl...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 27, 2016

4 Ways to Save Money During the First Year of College

Article from MoneyAhoy.comStarting college is an exciting and sometimes daunting experience for new students and their parents.  One of the many factors students have to consider during that important first year is how to maintain a viable budget. W...
by MoneyAhoy on Jul 22, 2016

How to Travel Cheap

Approximately 45 percent of Americans take a vacation during the summertime. The most popular destinations include the beach, resorts, national parks and amusement parks. Some will be heading down to Florida while others will escape to the wilderness...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 22, 2016

The Most Affordable Places to Live in the U.S.

Where you live can have a huge affect on your financial standing. If you live in a city that has a high cost-of-living it can greatly affect your financial security. On the flipside of the same coin, living in a low cost-of-living area can also affec...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 22, 2016

Simple Tips to Help You Save a Fortune

Saving money can be a daunting task which is why most Americans don’t do it. Sixty-two percent of Americans have less than $1,000 in their savings account and one third of the American population has $0 saved for retirement. The idea that most...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 21, 2016

4 Essential Questions to Ask Before Getting a Loan

Article from MoneyAhoy.comMost people get loans for business use. There is nothing wrong in applying for a business loan if you are really in need of it. Many folks that are starting up their own new company may decide to go this route.  As long as...
by MoneyAhoy on Jul 20, 2016

10 Everyday Ways To Save

Stefanie is a staff writer here at See Debt Run, and also writes on her own site “The Broke and Beautiful Life“. Hello “See Debt Run” readers!  I wanted to take this opportunity to introduce myself by sharing some of my day to day st...
by See Debt Run on Jul 18, 2016

Don’t Hide Money In The Toilet: More Conversation With A Burglar

With my previous post The Best Place To Hide Money – Conversation With A Burglar being one of my most popular posts ever on this site, there wasn’t any hesitation when I was at another gathering over the weekend and spotted the former bur...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 13, 2016

Introducing Savings Guarantee from Coupons.Com

How Was Your Day? Special thanks to Coupons.com for sponsoring this discussion about the Savings Guarantee program. I love to shop.  I really do.  That’s not an Earth-shattering statement, I know. I also like to travel and go places. I don’t sh...
by How Was Your Day? on Jul 13, 2016

How to Save $1 Million

Being able to save $1 million dollars may seem completely unattainable and ambitious, especially if you are knee deep in debt. But the fact of the matter is, with some wise investments and choices, you can get there in due time. How can this be? Two...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 13, 2016

10 Ways to Reuse Plastic Food and Laundry Measuring Scoops

Even though Husband and I try to run a low waste home with careful shopping and find new reuses for what we can't recycle through our city's recycling program, there is one thing we are...
by Condo Blues on Jul 12, 2016

Things Add Up

I stumbled upon a great Cashville Skyline blog post recently that pondered the question “why is it that as a society, we are so enamored of the idea of frugality,  yet we are not actually saving? ” I started thinking about it, and I real...
by Brooklyn Bread on Jul 11, 2016

The Second Biggest Financial Mistake You Can Make

Article from MoneyAhoy.comWe all know that the biggest financial mistake you can make is not saving for retirement.  You’ve probably read that hundreds of times.  If you’re here reading this blog, then I think we are safe to assume you...
by MoneyAhoy on Jul 11, 2016

The Sprinkler System is Broken

The annual battle to determine who can have the greenest patch of grass in front of their house is a part of living in suburban America. In the house that we lived in a few years ago, we really didn’t stand much of a chance. We were surrounde...
by See Debt Run on Jul 6, 2016

The Easiest Way to Save Money on Summer Outings

Summertime is supposed to be the laziest time of the year. If that’s so, why are so many of us busier during the summer than any other time of the year? This post will show you the easiest way to save money on summer outings. Our family hit the...
by SimpLeigh Organized on Jul 5, 2016

How to Get the Best Currency Exchange Rates

In a globalized world, everybody is affected one way or another by currency exchange. You either work with an international client who pays you in his own currency or in a widely tradable currency such as USD or EUR, or you decide to travel abroad, y...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 5, 2016

How to Use Document Management Software to Save Money for Your Business

It is expected that we will ditch the traditional paper-based system and embrace the all new paperless technology sooner rather than later. While this trend has been around for some time, it is gaining a significant boost these days. More and more co...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jul 5, 2016

Energy Saving Myths That Might Be Costing You

Article from MoneyAhoy.comEvery homeowner remembers the so-called conventional wisdom of energy-saving taught by friends and family. But maybe it’s time to look into these and see if they really do save money on your monthly bill.  Check out some...
by MoneyAhoy on Jul 5, 2016

Teaching Kids Good Money Habits

For most of us, we get our personal finance habits from our parents. If they were good with money, we tend to grow up and be good with money as well. But if we had parents that weren’t great with money, chances are we grew up with poor money habits...
by Penny Thots on Jul 5, 2016


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