Two days ago I took a trip down to the pet store to pick up some (prescription) dog food. While I was there I saw a flyer touting the benefits of veterinary pet insurance. It seemed convincing….but is it really worth the cost? Background According to the North American Pet Health Insurance Association*, pet owners […]
Spending Less Money Related Posts
How you spend your money is probably more important than how much you make or how you invest. That’s because you have more control over your spending than how much you or your investments earn.
The posts in this category are critical. They will help you get a handle on what you really spend on average each month and how to tame your spending.
My 14 year-old, like most kids, loves to spend money. I like having control over that spending and I do this by providing her cash because I can limit the damage. But sooner or later she’s going to get a credit card like her older siblings. Here are the tools I used with the older […]
Several years ago I bought a used car for about $16K less than the going price. You can use the following five used car buying tips to replicate the huge savings that I snagged. 1. Know How Much You Want To Spend If you aren’t clear about what your budget is, you might get swept […]
Do you often find yourself in a fiscal squeeze at the end of the month? If so, there are 3 cash flow solutions that can solve this – “mucho pronto”. Let’s dive in. 1. Get Your Terms Right American inventor Charles Kettering said that a problem well stated is a problem half solved. So let’s […]
In a perfect world, couples will align their finances in complete harmony before getting married. It can be a huge problem if your partner is in the habit of spending too much. After all, finances are a major part of the marriage, and if you are not on the same page it could spell disaster. […]
Are there any good reasons to buy a new car? As a money-saving strategy, it is generally better to buy a used car than a brand-new one. Used cars are less expensive, not the least of which because they do not have the inflated new car premium. But price aside, there are at least five […]