Money Saving Monday: September 25

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School has been back in session for a few weeks. Does your child's curriculum include money education? We offered a few free resources at US News for help with teaching your kids about spending, sharing and saving. Speaking of your kids, extracurricular activities like sports and after-school programs can cost a pretty penny. WTOP has ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: September 25

Money Saving Monday: August 28

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It's the last few days of August - autumn is just around the corner. Get your wallet and wardrobe ready with these frugal season-changing tips: Nerdwallet serves up advice for apps that take the labor out of Labor Day deals. Read it before you shop this weekend! Even if you're not headed back to school, ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: August 28

Money Saving Monday: July 31

Back to School

With August arriving tomorrow, it's now - you guessed it - Back to School shopping season! Don't panic, the kids aren't headed back quite yet; but it is a good time to get your supplies list together and start searching for deals. Cheapism has tips to save money on school supplies, and so does Forbes ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: July 31

Back to School Shopping: Tips to Save Money

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Over at Forbes, BeFrugal CEO Jon Lal shared his tips for saving money when you start shopping for school supplies. Check out the article here or read his tips below. --- Make a list and stick to a budget No matter what sales or shopping holidays pop up, it’s always a good idea to start ... Read moreBack to School Shopping: Tips to Save Money

Money Saving Monday: September 12

Fall Money Saving Tips

Now that fall is underway, the holiday season is not too far away. Take a look at these articles to prepare you for the busy shopping season as well as other fall money-saving tips. From fall shopping to saving money for the holidays, Forbes has a list of 26 Ways to Save More Money and ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: September 12

Money Saving Monday: August 22

Save money on Back to School

The kids are starting to head back to school, and the parents are happily packing up their bags after a long summer. For those looking for frugal ideas during the school year, follow along with our Frugal Parenting and Frugal Back to School Pinterest boards for inspiration. Here are a few highlights: Blog A Life ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: August 22

How to Get Cash for Last Year's School Supplies

Back to School Shopping

There are tons of coupons and deals available for Back to School Shopping, and plenty of other tips and tricks to save on school supplies, new clothing, laptops and more. But here's something you may not have tried: trading in gently used school supplies or clothing for store credit or even cash. This is an eco-friendly ... Read moreHow to Get Cash for Last Year's School Supplies

Money Saving Monday: July 25

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Can you believe summer is already half over? It's not time to throw in the beach towel yet - but, you may want to start planning for back to school shopping now. We recommend getting the specific things you need on your list first (like a calculator) before they run out, and wrapping up general ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: July 25

Money Saving Tips for the Future College Student

Money Saving Tips for the Future College Student

You did it! You made it through high school and now you are gearing up for college. While summer is a great time to relax and have fun, it is also the perfect time to start planning ahead for college expenses. Whether you are dorming or staying at home, here are a few tips to ... Read moreMoney Saving Tips for the Future College Student

Money Saving Monday: August 3

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Happy August, frugal friends! Hard to believe the summer is moving along this quickly. As we told you last week, back to school shopping is in full swing. If you're trying to save money this year and would like a few tips and tricks up your sleeve, tune in to the US News Twitter Chat: ... Read moreMoney Saving Monday: August 3