Monthly Archives: February 2012

Money Drain: $2000 Wasted on a Debt I Could Have Paid Off in Cash

When I was in college I had taken out a credit card like most teens my age in order to build credit. With books and expenses I had quickly maxed out my cards $2,000 limit. When I started getting bills … Continue reading

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Money Tip and Success Story: Starting the Process of Extreme Couponing Cut My Groceries in Half

Inspired by the television show, Extreme Couponing, I decided to look into couponing myself. Previously, when I had tried couponing, it seemed smarter to go with the store brand which was usually cheaper. However, you actually can save more money … Continue reading

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Money in the News: 2012 Tax Edition

Jeff Hayward, CPA posts some good information about avoiding cyber criminals this tax season. The IRS does not initiate contact with taxpayers by email to request personal or financial information. If you receive an e-mail from someone claiming to be … Continue reading

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