Money Matters Monday: Holiday Decorating on a Budget

Money Matters Monday: Decorating on a Budget

Money Matters Monday: Holiday Decorating on a Budget The holidays are upon us and this is the time of year when regardless of the holiday you celebrate, there are traditions being carried out as well as new traditions being created.  One thing I particularly enjoy about the month of December is the festive decorations that [...]

Money Matters Monday: Black Friday Tips

MM Black Friday Tips

Money Matters Monday: Black Friday Tips  Are you a Black Friday shopper? Many couponers and deal seekers wait all year long for the day of deals, known as Black Friday. The day after, and sometimes the day of Thanksgiving has become the number one day to score the best deals and all of the retailers look [...]

Money Matters Monday: Ideas for Bringing in Extra Income

Ideas for bringing in extra income

This week’s Money Matters Monday is all about Ideas for Bringing in Extra Income. Are you one of the thousands and thousands of people looking for ways to bring in extra income for your family? Many people are living paycheck to paycheck, or on a tight budget, so extra money will come in handy any [...]

Money Matters Monday: Holiday Meal Planning on a Budget

Money Matters Monday

Money Matters Monday: Holiday Meal Planning on a Budget The holiday season is fast approaching and it is time to decide who will host the myriad of events that are coming up. Hosting a holiday meal can severely impact a carefully planned monthly grocery budget so any opportunities to keep cost down should be considered. [...]

Money Matters Monday: Best Methods for Becoming Debt Free

Best Methods for Becoming Debt Free

 Money Matters Monday: Best Methods for Becoming Debt Free Once you have fallen into debt, it can become a mounting avalanche where you are trying to keep up with minimum payments and cannot pay for basic necessities.  Working on eliminating debt can be the most liberating experience when you stick to it and you start to [...]

Money Matters Monday: Tips to Avoid Bankruptcy

Tips to avoid bankruptcy

Money Matters Monday: Tips to Avoid Bankruptcy  Other articles in the Money Matters Monday series have addressed setting a realistic budget, stretching that budget to ensure that you are not overspending on necessities, and tips for establishing an emergency fund.  Despite all best attempts to budget and be responsible, sometimes an event happens, such as a [...]

MMM Couponing 101: The Basicsof Couponing

The Basics of Couponing

Money Matters Monday Couponing 101: The Basics of Couponing  In last week’s Money Matters Monday, I briefly discussed couponing as a way to save on necessities at your local grocery or big box store.  This week I would like to delve a little further into the topic of couponing.  Below are the key items that anyone [...]