Holiday Gift Giving: 7 Ways I Reduced My Spending by 50%!

                                                I haven't posted in a while -been too busy staring at my 401k statement and figuring out ways to ...more

Personal Budgeting: 6 Money Savings Tips for Today's Economy

Are you making any changes to your personal spending habits due to the economic crisis?  Have your re-evalutated your family budget to determine where to cut back spending?  How much have you told your kids about your money situation?  As a full time career mom I pay for convenience.  I don't have the time to scour the sales, I pay extra for p ...more

Kids and Money - 5 Ways to Spend Less On Halloween This Year

Nestled in between the economic crisis and the election is this little "holiday" named, Halloween. I admit, I am so not focused on Halloween right now which is kind of tough since my 3 boys live for trick o treating and the hordes of candy they bring home. ...more

Personal Finance - Found a Great New Site: CreditFYI

I'm finding myself increasingly obsessed with watching CNN and reading post after post on financial and credit matters.  In fact as I write this post, I realize CNN has replaced my Ipod as back ground "music". ...more

Kids and Money: How Much Do You Tell Them About The Economy?

There is much debate on how much to tell your children about the current economy.  It's the main focus of the news, it's talked about in school and we live in an area where many parents work for major financial institutions. ...more

I agree wholeheartedly, children need to become educated at a much earlier age about finances. ...more