Helpful tips and hints from a savvy mom who's in the middle of it all.

  1. 6 Steps to Maximizing Your Financial Potential

    With the holidays winding down, now is a great time to get your financial house in order.  That way, you can begin 2016 on the right foot.  To get started, here are six steps you need to streamline your finances and get you on the right track to maximizing your net worth. Step 1:  Identify […]

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  2. Ready to Invest?

    To make your money grow, investing is the way to go. Whether you are a beginning investor or have been investing for a while, it’s always good to do a quick review of the basics to make sure you’re on the right track. Take a look at “Things Beginning Investors Should Know” from Money Talks […]

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  3. 7 Gifts For the Person Who has Everything

    We all have them on our gift lists. The one person who already has everything they want. Typically, this is a parent or grandparent who has had a lifetime to collect everything they want, and may even be downsizing. The result, finding that special person a gift can become the ultimate challenge. If you have […]

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  4. 10 Things Parents Should Never Buy for their Kids

    As parents, we all want our children to have the world.  However, when parents give their children “everything,” not only can it be financially tough on the wallet, it can negatively impact the child’s attitude towards money and financial literacy.  However, it doesn’t have to be that way.  Parents, it’s time to resist the urge […]

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  5. 3 Great Outdoor Home Improvement Projects for the Winter

    When it comes to home improvement projects, spring and summer, and sometimes early fall tend to be the most popular times of the year to get major work done. But what about the winter? With the cold and temperamental weather, most people assume that the only home improvement projects that can be done during the […]

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  6. The Art of Re-Gifting

    What’s one person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Or so is the theory behind re-gifting. But how do you re-gift without getting caught? When it comes to re-gifting, there is an art to doing it right. Check out this video from Money Talks News for how to re-gift – the right way.

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  7. Winterize Your Car for Less

    Winter is here, which means it’s time to winterize your car. Going to the pros to get your car ready for the cold weather can get expensive. Instead, check out these great tips from “The Savings Experiment” to see how you can winterize your car for less.

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  8. To Shop on Black Friday or Not

    While Black Friday is perceived to be the best deal day of the year, think again. Many retailers have figured out ways to make those “unbelievable deals” just that… unbelievable. Check out this video from The Savings Experiment  on why you just may want to skip Black Friday.

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