savings

Most Americans Don’t Have Savings For A $1,000 Emergency

Did you know that the average money emergency costs at least $2,500? Very few have that kind of money laying around, let alone $1,000 stashed away in an emergency fund. Bankrate did a survey and found that only 39% of people had $1,000 to cover an emergency such as a trip to the emergency room or a...
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The Best Back To School Deals

Even if you don’t usually frequent office supply stores, now is the perfect time to visit if you’re helping a student stock up to head back to school. Staples , Office Depot and Office Max always step it up this time of year with lots of deals on pens, paper, glue, erasers, notebooks and folders...
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Thrifty Valentines On A Deadline

So you waited until the last minute to get a Valentine’s Day gift? There's still hope for the cupids who procrastinated. These gifts require one stop, or you can just sit at your computer and click your way to a thoughtful gift. Since 94% of people celebrating love day want candy, drop by the Holy...
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Money Saving Tips: Appliance Discounts

1. Buy Floor Models or Returned Appliances . Simply talking to a store manager about purchasing the floor models or returned items can save you hundreds! 2. Buy Used Appliances . If making purchases off of Craiglist or searching yard sales is too unreliable for your tastes then Google “used...
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