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Food & Dining

Where I shop, what I buy & how I save

If you’ve been following this blog, you probably already know that I live a pretty simple life – and that’s the way I like it. While I do my fair share of shopping, I’m careful to never go over my ...

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Cash back apps: Ibotta vs. Checkout 51

It’s been more than two years since I started using cash back apps to save on groceries and personal items. Since then, I’ve learned that not all of these apps are worth the trouble. However, there is one app that ...

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Ways to Vacation Without Going Broke

After the winter we’ve had, maybe you’re thinking about a spring or summer vacation. I was fortunate enough to take a week away recently, dodging a couple of snow events in the process. Today, I want to tell you about ...

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Download This Cash Back Grocery App

It’s been a few months since I posted my 9 Ways to Save on Groceries. There’s a lot of valuable information in that article. I still believe the weekly circular is the best place to start in order to save ...

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Does Restaurant.com Really Save You Money?

I considered naming this post “When a gift certificate isn’t really a gift certificate.” It’s been a few years since I’ve used Restaurant.com, the website that offers gift certificates to neighborhood eateries at a discounted price. On its website, they advertise ...

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Part 2: 15 Quick and Easy Ways to Save

Special welcome to visitors from ClarkHoward.com! This is part two of my Quick Fixes series. If you haven’t read part one, click here. I put together these posts because I know you’re passionate about saving money, but you want results– now. ...

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Part 1: 15 Quick and Easy Ways to Save

Suffering from savings fatigue? Here’s a quick fix. I’ve put together a list of things you can do in 15 minutes or less to save thousands of dollars every year. Follow these and you’ll be on your way to reaching ...

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