Frugal Confessions — Live a VIP Life on an Average Paycheck — Page 2

Just the other week while at a coffee shop having a merrily productive morning (which doesn't always happen with my preggo brain, I can assure you!), a young man in his 20s came in and sat next to me. He didn't pay for a coffee or drink, but instead put in some ear buds to […] Read More

Let's face it: there are times when you feel less than abundant. Like... ...after paying your rent/car/student loan and realizing you've got $139.88 until your next paycheck. ...Or seeing an alarmingly substantial dip in savings after paying off a big debt, which technically should make you feel great except that you feel like you're being […] Read More

Celebrate July 4th on the Cheap

Since 4th of July is smack-dab in the middle of our hot, southern summer, I've found that having a mixture of both outdoor and indoor activities really makes the day quite enjoyable (and more comfortable, especially with me being preggers!). And don't worry, there are lots of options for both that are really quite affordable […] Read More

Sometimes, the money is just not physically there. Yet. It's not that it won't be there, but maybe you're not getting paid for another four days, or that reimbursement you were hoping for hasn't come through (but as soon as it does your checking account will be good to go). But until then it's a […] Read More