How to Get To Disney World for Almost Free

How to Get To Disney World for Almost Free

I’ve put together a blueprint for a family of four go to Walt Disney World for about $1, including airfare, 5 nights at a hotel on Disney property and 4 days in the parks. And this should take less time to put together than the average Disney-bound family needs to save for their trip.

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100 Stores Offering Discounts for College Students

100 Stores Offering Discounts for College Students

Back-to-school shopping is underway and with the average cost per college student soaring to $1,600 this year, we’ve been looking for some ways to help you save. Keep reading to find 100 discounts for college students on apparel, shoes, laptops, …

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The Best Target Shopping Tips for Saving Money

The Best Target Shopping Tips for Saving Money

We know that getting out of Target with only what you came for is some kind of superpower that many of us mere mortals have not experienced. Here are a few of our favorite tips for saving money at Target …

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5 Money-Saving Hacks for Wedding Guests

5 Money-Saving Hacks for Wedding Guests

Ah, the sweet smell of spring! The sun is shining, the flowers are blooming, and oh, what’s that? I have three weddings to attend this year? Cue the sweet sound of my savings account drying up faster than a California puddle. 

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Why You Don’t Actually Want a Tax Refund (Even if You Think You Do)

Why You Don’t Actually Want a Tax Refund (Even if You Think You Do)

Tax day: a time that strikes both fear and hope in the hearts of so many. Most people pray for a refund, but is that actually something you should want? While it can feel nice to get a big chunk of change …

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Frugal Living: How do you start a successful business? (Part 2)

Frugal Living: How do you start a successful business? (Part 2)

In this episode, Frugal Living’s Jim continues his conversation with Ted Lau, Owner and CEO of Ballistic Arts, about how to successfully start a business. You can listen to Frugal Living with Jim Markus on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon, Anchor.fm, …

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How to Stretch Your Dollar During Inflation: Advice From a Shopping Expert

How to Stretch Your Dollar During Inflation: Advice From a Shopping Expert

It’s been decades since we’ve seen inflation cause prices to soar. From gas to food to housing, it seems every category is hitting consumers’ wallets and hard. So finding deals and stretching your dollar is more important than ever. To …

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The Best Credit Cards for Paying Taxes in 2022

The Best Credit Cards for Paying Taxes in 2022

Tax season is upon us, whether we like it or not. For those who have our federal taxes automatically withdrawn from their paychecks, this might mean getting a nice check in the mail. But for many others, including freelancers, people with multiple …

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Best Things to Buy & Avoid at the Dollar Store

Best Things to Buy & Avoid at the Dollar Store

Buying something for just a buck might seem too good to be true, but for the many dollar store deal-sniffers out there, it’s a fact of life. 

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How to Spend a Weekend in Vegas for Almost Nothing

How to Spend a Weekend in Vegas for Almost Nothing

Vegas, baby! Sin City is a year-round destination for gamblers, convention attendees, bachelor parties and families who want to spend a few days relaxing in one of the 62,000 hotel rooms that line the city’s infamous Strip. Luckily for would-be …

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