24 Fun At-Home Date Night Ideas

24 Fun At-Home Date Night Ideas

They say the secret to any lasting relationship is consistent communication. Or was it date nights? Maintaining a relationship with your significant other is hard, especially since you’re busy with the daily grind of work, kids, errands, and life. But taking the time...
5 Best Debit Cards and Prepaid Cards for Kids

5 Best Debit Cards and Prepaid Cards for Kids

When my oldest child turned 16 I made two financial moves. I opened a joint checking account with her name and mine on it. And I put her as an authorized signer on a prepaid credit card I didn’t use. Why? Because I wanted her to have firsthand experience of adult...
29 Companies That Will Send You Free Stickers

29 Companies That Will Send You Free Stickers

You might be surprised to learn that all kinds of companies send free stickers to kids and adults. I’m guessing it has a lot to do with promoting their businesses, but either way the result is free stickers for anyone willing to contact companies and ask for them....
Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire vs. Roku

Apple TV vs. Amazon Fire vs. Roku

Remember when watching a video meant you needed to leave your house, get in the car and drive to your neighborhood video store? I can still picture my local Blockbuster, the carpeted floors, fluorescent overhead lights, and shelves lined with empty boxes of all the...
How to Save Money for a House: Step-by-Step Guide

How to Save Money for a House: Step-by-Step Guide

Let’s be real, saving for a house is hard. Saving money, in general, is hard. Besides the actual budgeting of how much you need to put away in addition to your other financial obligations and bills each month, there’s rising mortgage rates, which moved from 4 percent...
12 Best Places to Donate Used Books

12 Best Places to Donate Used Books

They line the shelves of your home. Some are old, some are new, some are from college, and some teach you a thing or two about life, love, cooking, and relationships. Some are stacked in the corner and may even serve as a resting place for your houseplant. I’m talking...
13 Ways to Get Cheap (Or Free) Flu Shots

13 Ways to Get Cheap (Or Free) Flu Shots

Let me preface this story with the fact that I hardly ever get sick. I probably caught a bug here and there, but it’s extremely rare for me to be full-blown sick with the flu. Flu seasons have come and gone, but I’ve always been fine. That was, until a few winters ago...
18 Cheap Mobile WiFi Hotspot Plans

18 Cheap Mobile WiFi Hotspot Plans

It seems like free wifi hotspots are everywhere you go, but they’re not everywhere. Even if they are everywhere you go, you might prefer to use a personal wifi hotspot for additional security and quicker data speeds. These cheap mobile wifi hotspots ensure you...