One Month Savings Challenge

One Month Savings Challenge

Today's post is from my friend Andy. Enjoy! One month challenge: Powerful tips to save $1,000 in the next 30 days It is a myth that you’ve to make dramatic changes in your life to save $1000 in a month. Depending on how much experience you’ve on saving techniques,...
How To Stop The Guilty Spending and Start Saving

How To Stop The Guilty Spending and Start Saving

One of the biggest concerns I have in my budget each month is guilty spending. While I do a pretty good job tracking my expenses, there's always a shady area when it comes to some of my mindless spending. By the end of the month, I'm usually experiencing some guilty...
5 Ways I Plan To Work From Home And Save Money

5 Ways I Plan To Work From Home And Save Money

Over the past several years I have primarily worked from home. Two years ago I accepted an office position and since then, have worked in an office five days a week. One of the biggest differences I noticed was how much my expenses changed when I was required to work...
How To Move Across The Country On A Budget

How To Move Across The Country On A Budget

Figuring out how to move across the across country can be one of the most stressful things a person can endure. There are so many different aspects to worry about, such as logistics, lodging and figuring out the cost to move. With my move to Nashville only a few...
5 Best Ways To Save Money On Cleaning Supplies

5 Best Ways To Save Money On Cleaning Supplies

When it comes to my budget, one of my least favorite ways to spend money is on cleaning supplies. Even though I typically only buy supplies every few months, I still search for the best deals to maximize my savings. While I used to purchase the cheapest cleaning...
How I’m Preparing To Move Out Of State

How I’m Preparing To Move Out Of State

Ever since I made the decision to move, my life has been crazy and hectic. As this will be my second move across the country in two years, I've started a list on how I'm preparing to move out of state. After I moved to Seattle from Florida, I swore I would never drive...
My Road To Financial Independence

My Road To Financial Independence

The following blog post is part of the The Road to Financial Wellness Blog Tour. Over a period of 30 days, the Phroogal team will go to 30 locations to raise awareness about financial empowerment. Today they will be in Seattle! Our goal is to help people learn about...
I’ve Made A Big Life Decision

I’ve Made A Big Life Decision

As we are almost halfway through the year, I don't know where the time has gone. Just yesterday I felt like it was January and now it's summer! Life is moving so fast lately and I really would like it to slow down. Maybe because it's summer, but usually around this...
Cheap Things To Do In The Summer With Adults

Cheap Things To Do In The Summer With Adults

Since I keep stumbling upon fun things to do in the summer with kids, I thought it would be refreshing to take a look at fun things to do in the summer with adults. Whether you need a break from the kiddos or are still a kid at heart, everyone deserves to have some...
Can You Afford A Home In Today’s Market?

Can You Afford A Home In Today’s Market?

Even though I keep reading that the economy is getting better, how are things going in your neighborhood? When I talk to my brother in Florida, he thinks we still have a long road ahead of us before things have fully turned around. When I tell him how great things are...