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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 21 (5 Ways to Save at the Airport)

Week 21 of the Savings Challenge has arrived. I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day Weekend and that you were able to save if you took that road trip! This week we need to save $21 and I think I’m going to try to do it at the airport. We are heading out on […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 20 (5 Ways to Save on Your Road Trip)

It’s week 20 of the Savings Challenge. A lot of you might be traveling this weekend for Memorial Day, so have fun!  Trips are expensive, but you can still save some money.  Next week, I’ll talk about saving money at the airport.  This week, let’s save money on a road trip!  If you are driving, […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 19

Okay, the Savings Challenge continues, and we are looking at week 19.  Saving $19 will put us at $190 for the year! In order to save $19 this week, I’m going to make my husband do some extra work.  As you know, we live in the city and we don’t own a car.  In order […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 18

It’s another week and there are $18 to be saved!  We will be at $171 total saved after this week. To save money this week, call a local cable, phone or credit card provider and see if you can lower your bill and/or interest rates.  Rob and I called AT&T this week because my figures […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 17

It’s a new week everyone and that means we’re saving $17 for the Savings Challenge.  I have to admit that coming up with new and different ways to save this money is starting to get a little difficult, but I’m trying to find things that some of us may do.  Remember this is a challenge, […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 16

Hi Everyone!  We are going to have $136 in our savings by setting aside $16 this week.  Rob (my husband) and I found a very reasonably priced, wonderful Mexican place in our neighborhood.  Two burritos, a side, and a tip is around $20 for both of us.  However, it is still much cheaper to eat […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 15

We need to save $15 this week and here’s how.  Do you have something around your house that you absolutely don’t use or need?  If it’s in good shape, why not try selling it on Craigslist?  I bought a bumbo seat at a garage sale for $5.  It turns out that a friend had one […]

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52 Week Savings Challenge: Week 14

Okay, this week we’re saving $14.  Now, I know that some people reading this may have sworn off credit cards.  I completely understand.  Debt is not something to be trifled with.  But if you can have a rewards credit card without having the temptation to max it out, then I highly recommend it.  And in […]