Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

Tips on Saving Money with Two Wheels

Biking instead of driving comes with both pros and cons, but it’s hard to argue with the overall cost savings.

Posted on: September 20, 2019


Plan for a Rainy Day

There are plenty of reasons to have a designated emergency fund. But how much should someone set aside for it?

Posted on: September 19, 2019


How Millennials (and Younger Generations) Can Prepare for the Next Recession

From tackling debt to picking up a side hustle, here’s how to prepare for financial downturns.

Posted on: September 17, 2019


Budget-Friendly Activities for Fall

It’s still possible to live you best life when money is tight. Here are three ways to save this fall and still have fun.

Posted on: September 16, 2019


Eating Healthy Doesn’t Have to Break the Bank

Buying fresh produce doesn’t have to be out of reach when your budget is tight.

Posted on: September 10, 2019


Don’t Let School Supplies Break the Budget

Back-to-school expenses can challenge your wallet year-round; here's a guide to keeping costs low.

Posted on: September 06, 2019


Finance Tips That Should be Taught In School

Global economics and history classes are all well and good, but how about classes on retirement contributions, tax filing, or other financial lessons for the real world?

Posted on: September 06, 2019


A No-Credit Check Guide to Buying Used Electronics or Appliances

Stay within budget and get the best-quality product for your money.

Posted on: September 05, 2019


Low-Cost Family Activities to Finish Out Summer (and Beyond)

Take advantage of these free and low-cost activities to keep the kids entertained.

Posted on: September 05, 2019


Make Sense of Your Back-to-School Cents

Back-to-school season doesn’t have to mean your budget is out the window; take advantage of these helpful money-saving tips.

Posted on: August 30, 2019