3 Out of the Ordinary Ways to Make Extra Money

Making extra money is not difficult, especially not in North America where the opportunities are abundant. You can make money on the internet, or through side jobs that you do in person, or even by selling some of the things that you no longer use. We’re always looking for new and exciting ways to make extra cash, and here are a few ideas that we’ve had to make money in unusual ways and get off of the beaten track of money-makers.…

3 Ways to Save Money on Transportation

Many families struggle with keeping up with transportation costs, on top of their normal expenses such as groceries and their mortgage or rent payments. It can be quite costly for each member of the family unit to have a car, and often people look for alternative ways to make it to and from work and stay mobile.

There are different methods of doing so, and you don’t have to give up your freedom.…

What to Do When Your Taxes are Audited

trackTaxes can be tricky things to complete, because there is so much knowledge and expertise that goes into them. You may forget to claim some things, or maybe you just didn’t know that claiming some of those expenses was a viable option.

Even if you have a professional do your taxes for you, there is still a high likelihood that they will miss something, considering they don’t know your life and all of the intricacies of your spending!…

How to Save Money On a Spring & Summer Wardrobe

suitClothing is a big part of many people’s budgets, but there are a lot of expenses that come with the warmer weather that can make spending a lot of money on clothes a little unrealistic.

Between weight fluctuations, washing, and age, your clothes can often become ratty looking after a couple of seasons. There are a few ways of saving money on clothing to ensure that you present yourself well, but don’t spend a lot doing so.…

Dental Care to Prevent Expensive Treatment

Oral hygiene is a crucial aspect of overall health, and while this is what some might consider common knowledge, this is not necessarily the case.

Oral disease such as gingivitis, and various other diseases are prominent and they are bad for your overall health. Poor oral hygiene doesn’t just effect your mouth; it can cause infection in your entire body, as well.…

DIY Tips To Repair Your Credit Score Without Spending A Dime

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Blemishes on your credit report cost you dearly but you need not fret as it’s never too late to become creditworthy. You must have seen the ads in the newspapers or heard them on the radio where they claim to erase your bad credit, remove judgments, liens, bankruptcies and bad loans from your credit forever. If you want to do yourself a favor and save money, don’t believe in such claims as most likely, they’re signs of scam.

The Right Way to Negotiate a Price

Not everything is negotiable, but there are many expenses and costs that you can negotiate so you aren’t stuck paying a premium for whatever is that you need to buy. After all, why spend more than you have to?

If you are shopping at a large, national chain, prices are rarely negotiable; the people helping you can’t typically give you a better price on whatever it is that you are purchasing.…

Reducing Your Phone Bill

iphone-5-pressIt’s 2014, and as such, we no longer communicate with the rest of the world via carrier pigeon. A phone is an expense that almost everyone incurs, whether it’s a home phone, cell phone, or both.

Just because it’s a necessity doesn’t mean that you have to spend a ton of money on your phone. Here are a few ways to reduce this necessary expense and save some of your hard earned cash:

Get Rid of the Home Phone

There is really no excuse to still have a home phone in 2014.…

How Much Should You Spend on Your Wedding?

Congratulations, you’re engaged! After the dust settles from the initial excitement, the next step is to begin planning.

The first thing you need to do when wedding planning is set a budget. Your budget will set the tone for your wedding; it will dictate how much you can afford to spend on all of the different aspects. Unfortunately, setting a budget is one of the most difficult parts.…

Save Money on a Wedding Photographer

Weddings are so expensive, so you want to be able to pare down your expenses and eliminate the things that aren’t important to you. Many people prioritize wedding expenses to spend more on the things that matter to them. One of those things tends to be wedding photography.

Centrepieces and cakes are often forgotten aspects of a wedding, but you will have your wedding photos forever.…