9 Ways to Save on Amazon That You Didn’t Know Existed

Amazon has come to my rescue many times. For that last-minute gift or a book I can’t seem to find, Amazon has become my go-to site. And Amazon Prime has saved our family a lot of money! For me, the free two-day shipping is well worth the annual $99 membership fee. But what I’ve discovered is, Prime is just the beginning. Here are 9 awesomely creative ways to save on Amazon that you didn't know Read more ...

Top 12 Ways to Save Money on Groceries

Groceries. It’s an expense we can’t avoid completely, but it is an expense we actually have a lot of control over. Did you know that you can save up to $2,700 a year when you buy items in bulk, on sale and prevent waste by freezing food in airtight packages? that's right. By shopping smarter, there are ways to stretch your grocery dollars when you’re shopping the aisles and even when you get Read more ...

10 easy ways to save every month

It’s always at the top of the New Year’s resolutions list: saving money!  And as we approach the end of January, it’s time to reinforce the steps we are taking to reach our goals.  Here are 10 easy ways to cut costs and save a little extra in 2014. Remember, saving a lot of pennies adds up to a lot of dollars! DIY energy audit. The Environmental Protection Agency has a Home Energy Yardstick, Read more ...

Save More of the Green That Matters

“Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers.” -Anonymous. This weekend, you’ll be seeing a lot of green—in the form of four-leaf clovers, leprechauns and the arch in the middle of the rainbow. But the most popular green? Dollar bills. Now’s a great time to talk about the green that really matters and ask yourself, “What am I doing to save more Read more ...

The Best Things to Buy in March

Usher in a new season with a little saving o’ the green during March. Whether you’re spending money on St. Patrick’s Day parties, Easter, Passover or spring cleaning (both indoor and outdoor), here are some of the best things to save on. Spring centerpieces: If you love to brighten up your home with fresh flowers, know what’s it season for the best way to save. In March, we’re on the Read more ...

Top 25 Most Frugal Cities of 2012

Greater Atlanta residents certainly know how to stretch a dollar, as the Georgia capital retained the number one ranking on the ‘Most Frugal U.S. Cities’ list for the fourth straight year, according to the 2012 Coupons.com Savings Index1. Orlando took the number two position, with Tampa, Nashville and Charlotte rounding out the top five. “305 billion coupons were distributed in the U.S. in Read more ...

The Latte Factor

Little Expenses Can Add Up to Big Savings “Beware of little expenses. A small leak will sink a great ship.” - Benjamin Franklin. You’re probably familiar with “the latte factor,” a term that refers to the big impact that little expenses can have on your bottom line. The idea is that small expenditures can add up to big savings if you’re willing to forgo (or modify) a few little indulgences Read more ...