How to Cut Your Family Budget

Planning a family budget can be a daunting task, especially if you are trying to save money. You might not realize it, but one of the best ways to save money is to cut spending on things that are right in front of you. Take a look around your house to see what items you […]

Living Luxuriously while Spending Less

I often find myself in a tough position: I love the finer things in life, but I don’t like spending money. It’s a constant battle between experiencing fun things, having nice things, and spending money. However, it is possible to live luxuriously without breaking your budget. Here are three ways to do it: Movie night. […]

Four Ways to Maximize Your Budget

If you’re anything like me, having a monthly budget can be a little restricting. I know it is helping me in the long run, but sometimes I really want that cute pair of shoes even if I’ve already hit my clothes spending limit for the month. Instead of feeling constrained by your budget, learn to […]

8 Steps To Get Your Finances in Order

If you’re like the rest of the universe, your goals  probably include weight loss, taking better care of yourself and something about saving or getting money. However, tackling the budget is something that most of us do not look forward to tackling. Check out a few tips to make your budgeting tasks a bit less […]

Family Vacations on a Budget: Tips Trick and Ideas

Many of us are on tight budgets these days, but that shouldn’t mean that your family couldn’t have a summer vacation filled with fun and memorable experiences. I’ve been on quite a few vacations and have saved a tremendous amount. With what I’ve learned I’m going to give you money saving tips, along with low-cost […]

Plan Your Budget: Saving Money on Entertainment this Fall

      Let’s face it; the working class family has a hard time getting out these days. If it’s not an issue of finding the time, affordability always factors in. So if you want to do something with the family other than playing Scrabble or watching TV on a Friday night, stayed tuned. A […]


  Who has time to be an extreme couponer when your cup overflows with mom and job duties?  The very idea of dumpster diving, canvasing the neighborhood for old newspapers, and finding room to store 20 tubes of toothpaste is daunting. And that’s only the coupon part.  It sometimes seems money-saving mavens offer tips that simply […]

Get your Fashion On With A Savvycents Wallet ~Review and Giveaway

  When it comes to keeping up with receipts and coupon clippings, I’d be the first to tell you I’m not all that organized.  I have a real bad habit of just stuffing things  right into my purse and can never find it later when I need it.  Do you have that same problem?  If so, I just […]