Federal Reserve to Stay-at-Home Parents and Students: No Credit for You.

Anger, outrage, and controversy surrounds the newest stunt being pulled by banks. This does not involve a high annual fee, $5 monthly fees to access your debit card, or the predatory unfairness of high interest rate student loans (a total snafu: I typed “stupid” instead of “student” without thinking about it. My subconscious speaks). The […]

Social Selling? The Impossible Dream?

How many times have you woken up in the morning and said, “I am going to make it myself. I am a dedicated and smart person- I can be my own boss and succeed. Today. Is. The. Day.”I had those moments months ago after my son was born. Determined to make a dent in the […]

Things I Have Learned… The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Being a Domesticated Diva!

 Since becoming a mother, I have realized that most mundane lessons in life are enough to make you smile, shake your head, or make up a new four-letter profanity that would make Charlie Sheen blush. Over the past 24-hours, I have had my fair share of both laugh out loud and f*ck my life moments. […]

Missing Money? Unclaimed Cash? Find your Funds in Five-Minutes!

There is nothing more irritating than losing our hard-earned money. I am not talking about the loss of funds through impulse purchases, or by slacking investments. Nor am I mentioning that time that a $20 bill fell from your hand as you were pocketing a withdrawal from the ATM. In fact, I am addressing the […]

Thrifty Thursday – Money Tips for the Formerly ‘Entitled Generation’

Less then ten years ago, saving money was honestly pretty boring to me. Yes, I saved to pay off the credit card debt that I wracked up in college, and that felt great. Once I paid off that debt, I figured that I was entitled (yes, entitled) to have some fun. Why not? I was […]

$10 for $20 worth on Amazon.com Swag?

Amazon.com is already a great place to purchase diapers, kids’ gear, or grown up indulgences at great prices…. how does $20 worth of swag for just $10 sound? AMAZING? Too good to be true? Nah, just today’s Living Social deal. Just click here to enjoy this deal while it lasts (until midnight): https://livingsocial.com/deals/21336?ref=personalized-link-box-4100928&rpi=4100928 What are […]

Twas the Night Before Christmas…

And all through our house, everything was quiet, not a thing was wrapped, and the only presents were those that arrived via UPS, FedEx, and the good ol’ postman. This year, my husband and I decided to forgo buying gifts for one another, or even asking for items from those in our family. Instead, we […]