The 2014 tax calculator is here! Do you want to get an estimate of how much your tax refund will be before you file? We just updated the 2014 tax calculator with the current tax brackets, credits, deductions, and everything else you’ll need to estimate your tax refund before the tax deadline. How to Use [...]

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8 Free Ways to Watch Movies

Posted by Kristen

Whether you’re trying to get out of debt, you want to save more money, or you are trying to simplify your life, it doesn’t mean the fun needs to stop. Finding free things to do is the best way to still have fun while sticking to your budget and keeping your spending in check. In [...]

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As the first year of health insurance through the new health care exchanges winds down, another new challenge is just beginning. The upcoming tax season will be the first year to report, claim, and reconcile the new health insurance premium tax credit. It will be a new, and in some cases challenging, addition to your [...]

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I’m going to outline for you the pathetic money system I used to have in place for my small business (I mean, it’s great that I had one…but wait and see what I mean). I had an excel sheet, and about 7 columns of the different revenue streams for my blog, Frugal Confessions. Each month, [...]

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It’s Free Money Friday! Today we’re highlighting one of the cards I mentioned in my $2,075+ Application Spree to Stockpile 0% Credit Cards. Bank of America has a 10,000 bonus points offer that can be redeemed for $100 towards your next travel purchase with their BOA Travel Rewards card. How to Get Your $100 Bonus [...]

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We frequently discuss the impact of credit inquiries on credit scores whenever I write about our latest credit card application spree. What we haven’t discussed before is how much a late payment will affect your credit score. I never had the perfect data point to share… until now! How Much Does a Late Payment Affect [...]

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If you watch commercials or are ever bombarded by internet ads, then you would think everyone and their mother are emptying their jewelry coffers and melting their gold down at gold parties being held across the United States. Or perhaps you think you are the last person remaining who has not purchased a stash of [...]

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As an Amazon seller, there is nothing more frustrating than running out of supplies when shipping in inventory to Amazon. I worked on putting together a list of most of the supplies I use to keep things running efficiently. If you also like to make money on Amazon, here’s a list of my go-to supplies. [...]

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I scream, you scream, we all scream for…extra cash (which you can then use to buy yourself some ice-cream if you’d like)! How to pull in extra cash is on many people’s minds. That’s because bringing in more money is a quick way to help whatever money goals you have, whether that’s saving for a [...]

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I mentioned a new card I was targeting in my $2,075+ Credit Card Application Spree. The Citi Double Cash card is essentially a 2% cash back card. I think 2% cash back cards are some of the best cards for everyday spending. It’s a good alternative since our 2.27% on our Barclaycard Arrival expired and [...]

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