It’s that time of year! Time for our annual holiday gift guide series! This week we are highlighting inexpensive gift ideas for teachers, coworkers and more! There are many people in our lives who provide invaluable services: teachers, employees, hired help, babysitters, etc. Let’s face it, our lives would not run so seamlessly without their […]

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Tackle Your Financial Clutter in 10 Minutes Today

Posted by Adrienne on October 19, 2015

Are you drowning in financial clutter? Have you been meaning to set-up online banking but never got around to going through the registration process? Been a while since you comparison shopped car insurance? Haven’t checked your credit report in the past year? Never changed your account beneficiaries? You get the idea. What is Financial Clutter? […]

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Citi Thank You Premier Card $500+ Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on October 16, 2015

If you don’t already have the Citi Thank You Premier Card, you’re in luck! Citi is offering 50,000 bonus points worth $500 in gift cards or $625 in airfare without a complicated second year spending requirement! The $500+ sign up bonus is our Free Money Friday offer. For those of us with the old multi-year […]

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7 Tips to Avoid Holiday Spending Stress

Posted by Jill on October 14, 2015

As we approach the busy holiday season, are you worried about it wreaking havoc on your finances? Each year about October or so, my dad likes to scare everyone by saying something like “only FIVE more paychecks ‘til Christmas.” This makes people nervous, because they haven’t started shopping and don’t see where they’ll find the […]

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How Much Do We Have in Credit Limits? Over $1,000,000!

Posted by Madison on October 12, 2015

Quite a few questions I get revolve around our credit. To take advantage of bonus offers we routinely apply for multiple new cards. Our latest round was a $4,420 Credit Card Application Spree. Readers wanted to know How Much Do Credit Inquiries Really Matter? and what kind of credit limits do we have to support […]

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Amazon $10 Promo Code When You Buy $50 in Gift Cards

Posted by Madison on October 9, 2015

It’s back! Just like last October, Amazon is giving out $10 promo codes when you buy an Amazon Gift Card for someone. It was a very popular Free Money offer last time around, so I’m sure many readers will want to scoop it up again! Like most Amazon offers, it is targeted, so you’ll have […]

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Can You Buy Dollar Store Items to Sell on Amazon?

Posted by Madison on October 8, 2015

More than a few readers have asked if you can buy dollar store items to sell on Amazon. And will it turn a profit? Shockingly, the answer is yes. As a consumer, it’s a bit startling to realize that you’re overpaying for a dollar store item and the convenience to have it shipped to you […]

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Many people put off saving for retirement just because it is so far away. They think they will have time to start saving in 5 or 10 years. After all, 30 years into the future is long time away. Others put off saving for retirement because they are in debt. They have been told that […]

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Capital One Venture 40,000 Mile Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on October 2, 2015

We recently used the Capital One Venture card for free tickets to Disney World. The redemption process went smoothly, so it’s time to highlight the bonus offer for Free Money Friday. The Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card is currently offering a 40,000 bonus mile sign up bonus. You can redeem the bonus miles for […]

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This Month’s Most Popular Finance Tips: September

Posted by Madison on September 30, 2015

This month our most popular finance tips were making your money work smarter, not harder, a huge credit card application spree, planning to make money selling on Amazon this holiday season, getting free tickets to Disney, and registering for the Discover it Apple Pay promotion. If you missed the most popular finance tips this month, […]

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