10 Things You Should Only Buy Used

New and shiny things are always fun, but is it really worth the extra money? Here are 10 things you really should consider buying used. 1 – Cars, of course. They truly do plummet in value as soon as you drive off of the car lot.  Is it really worth it?  In 2013, the average…

10 Ways to Eat Healthier Without Paying More

Eating healthy already sucks. Give me a big chicken fried steak with cream gravy followed by a two hour nap! When trying to do the right thing and eating something that will make your heart and waste line feel a little better about ourselves, our wallet gets very very angry. Well, here are 10 things…

Need a Cheap Beach Home?

I know that I’m ready to retire.  If I had to do it now, this is a good list to use to get started on your beach home hunting.  Let the good times roll! Per Realtor.com these are the 10 more affordable places in the US to buy a beach home and the median home…

When To Get The Cheapest Gas

Unless you’re driving a Tesla, you are probably keeping your eyes on the gas prices every time you pass a station to figure out where and when ot fill up.  There are some great apps out there they will help you keep an eye on prices in your area.  According to GasBuddy, the cheapest day…

8 Tuition-Free U.S. Colleges

Are you really smart and willing to work hard?  How about a free college education?  These eight institutions may be right for you. Berea College — Berea, Kentucky. This private Christian college requires students to take a full course schedule while working 10 to 15 hours each week in a job that aligns with their…

How to Save Money on Fruits and Veggies

Finding discounts on healthy stuff at the grocery store can be hard. “Manager Specials” are great if your grocery store has them.  We can watch for sales, but you really can’t stock up on the fruits and veggies without having some go bad (although cleaning and freezing fruits for smoothies is a favorite in my…

What? You Want Some Freebies?

Here are some Freebies in June: 6/16 is National Flip-Flop Day. Go to Tropical Smoothie Café in your favorite pair of flops between 2-7 pm and get a free Sunshine Smoothie in a new limited edition 16 ounce 20th Anniversary cup. 6/29: Did you know that June is National Iced Tea Month? Check out your…

DON’T MISS THIS

It’s that time again, Southwest Airlines is having their 72 our sale with quite a few fares under $100. Ready for a cheap…er getaway for the weekend? Go here for the list of what fares are still cheap.  The sale is on now and won’t last long. Happy travels.