If you had your heart set on a new car or buying some real estate but you have been turned down for the finance you need, you must start to think about the reasons for that happening and address them one by one. If you do that, the next time you make a realistic application, […]
If you are active on social media, are a foodie, or just love convenience, you may have heard of Blue Apron.
Blue Apron is classified as a meal delivery service that allows you to make gourmet meals from home. It’s even supposed to be great for families! Well, my family tried Blue Apron for a few […]
As more people shop online, price matching and comparing prices seems a little easier. But what happens when an item goes on sale after you’ve purchased it? Paribus will help you get a refund and put that money back into your pocket.
Sound too good to be true? I thought so too. In the one week […]
Many people are choosing to rent out their homes with hopes of getting extra income, to save money or pay down bills. For investors, they purchase additional properties to rent out to tenants as well as to create value over time. These tips apply whether you’re planning on renting out your current home or are […]
It’s fun to go shopping at Target. Now saving money while shopping? That’s even more fun. It’s also quite useful to know as many money-saving tips as you can, and there are tons of ways to make your trips to Target a budget-friendly affair.
Here are eight ways that you can save money when you go […]
Everyone that has ever been on the road of becoming debt free, knows that you have to be “weird,” like Dave Ramsey says. There are a lot of sacrifices you and your family must make in order to live a frugal lifestyle so you can throw every penny toward your debt. We’ve all experienced that moment when […]
You know the saying, “When you hit rock bottom the only way to go is back up.” I’m sure that this is where many of us begin our journey to becoming debt free. This is when you truly want to live a life with no more debt. What does rock bottom look like to you? […]
As parents, it’s so important to teach our kids about money, so when they leave the nest we can feel confident that they won’t learn many money mistakes the hard way like […]
When I introduced myself on Our Debt Free Family blog I wrote that my husband and I paid for our wedding on our own. With our 6 year anniversary coming up I wanted to share a bit more about how we did that.
Why did we pay for our wedding? […]
Last month, the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by 25 basis points. This is the second time in a decade that the interest rates have been raised. The announcement of an increase of 0.25 percent in interest rates was not so alarming. However, the Federal Reserve also said that they expect three rate hikes in […]