What to Do When You Can’t Pay Your Bills
With the higher than normal unemployment rate, and even higher underemployment rate, many people find themselves in a…
How to Reduce Paper Clutter
It started so innocently. I’d come home from shopping, and I’d throw a receipt in my “inbox.” I…
How to Get Out of Debt
BeingFrugal.net began as a personal journal to hold me accountable for my commitment to get out of debt….
Save Money by Purchasing White Linens and Towels
I don’t know about you, but with prices of groceries and gas skyrocketing, I’m looking to save money…
Start Your Christmas Shopping Early
I know Halloween is just around the corner, but we’re going to talk Christmas today. After all, there’s…
4 Tips to Help You Avoid Fast Food Drive-Thru
When my children were young, I promised myself that we would always have dinner together as a family….
4 Ways to Save Money on Braces and Orthodontics
My children are “blessed” with big teeth and small mouths. Their teeth are healthy and strong and seemingly…
5 Fall Tasks to Get the Most Out of Your Garden Next Year
As cool weather approaches, all but the most avid gardeners begin thinking about putting our gardens to bed…
Keeping Your Family Peace After Your Death
You hear about it all the time. A family patriarch passes away, and the man’s children suddenly begin…
Which is Better: Points or No Points on Your Mortgage?
Buying your first home can be a confusing process, and one of the most confusing aspects is financing…