Bread is a perishable product that sometimes can go stale before you can use it all. Luckily, stale bread has other purposes besides being added to the compost pile.
Choosing a gift for a new baby can seem overwhelming. There is such a large array of options to choose from in many different price ranges. While the baby industry is a booming one, the reality is that new parents will appreciate practical ideas much more than expensive ones.
A job loss can be devastating especially if it is unexpected. Companies are still downsizing to save their own money but may not be especially concerned with how you’ll cope financially.
A stinky home is just gross, and since our homes see a lot of action every day from kids to pets to dinner prep, there are a lot of odors that pass through our houses and some tend to linger longer than others. Because we get used to our living space, we may not even realize our house smells a bit off so to ensure your home won’t offend visitors, be proactive about your housekeeping.
Some people are prone to sickness (you know the ones) while others never seem to get sick. Getting sick can be a major bummer and can actually cost you a lot more money than you may realize. Prevention is definitely a must especially during the worse times like flu season. But despite being proactive about hygiene and health you can still get sick from time to time.
When you are getting prepared to purchase your first home, there are a lot more financial considerations to be made than you may realize. If you have previously rented your living space, owning a home can be an eye-opening and costly experience.
Planning for an emergency may be the furthest thing in your mind but many emergency situations that can affect you financially will strike without any warning. Make sure you are at least considering the possibilities when you work on your budget and consider your savings goals.
Life in college can be some of the best years of your child’s life but those years can also be some of the most expensive. Since many high schools don’t pay any attention to even the most basic personal financial matters (I know mine didn’t), many college students will make mistakes with their money they (or in a lot of cases- you) will being paying for in the years to come.
I would like to suggest that you stop throwing away the ground and find a new purpose for them. Turns out, used coffee grounds can actually help save you some money. Plus, anytime you can recycle things rather than add them to the local landfill, you are doing good things for the Earth.
Moms (and dads) looking to save money are usually not alone in their quest. Fellow parent friends and family members may be looking in earnest to cut out expenses from their budget to save more money. One way to accommodate everyone is to suggest a swap of some kind.
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