big expenses sting

How to Take Some of the Sting Out of Really Expensive, But Necessary Purchases

My husband and I had an unfortunate home expense over the summer that we knew was going to be rather expensive. Our home has two floors, and each has its own Central A/C plus furnace. About five years ago we updated the central A/C and furnace…
cheap weekend getaway

Yes, You Can Pull Off a $167.74 Weekend Getaway Just Like We Did

The cheap weekend getaway you can do anywhere in the country, no matter where you live. And it's great for families! My husband and I are always looking for ways to extend the weekend feel into our lives. And what is that 'weekend' feel…
Income Driven Repayment Plan

Income Driven Repayment Plan Can Help Lower Your Monthly Bills

Student loans tend to stick around years and even decades after graduation. If your financial situation changes, then you may want to consider an income driven repayment plan at some point. Continuing to make both student loan payments as well…