Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

Are Cheap Tires Safe Enough to be Worth the Savings?

Cheap tires can be a great way to save money, but you'll need to be extra careful.

Posted on: October 20, 2017


Financial Issues in a Marriage: How to Overcome Them

L, is for the way you look at me. O, is for overcoming financial issues in your marriage.

Posted on: October 18, 2017


Stranger Things: What did Life Cost in Hawkins, Indiana in 1983 vs Today?

The cost of living in the 80s was basically Barb: not worth thinking about too much. Check out our infographic for a price breakdown on the cost of living a Stranger Things life today versus 1983!

Posted on: October 18, 2017


The ABC’s of Saving

We spoke to the experts to create 26 saving tips, one for each letter of the English alphabet. We considered a tip for every character in the Mandarin dictionary, but we ran out of Internet.

Posted on: October 13, 2017


Winterizing Your Home: How To Prep for Winter on the Cheap

Don’t let the winter frosts crack a hole in your budget.

Posted on: October 05, 2017


How to Enjoy Fun Fall Activities for Less

There are plenty of ways to enjoy yourself this autumn season without cracking open the piggy bank.

Posted on: October 04, 2017


12 Jobs That Pay Over $50,000, No College Degree Required

No college degree? No problem for these career paths.

Posted on: September 29, 2017


7 Cheap Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is coming up scary fast, but don't worry: There's no reason to get spooked by high-priced costumes!

Posted on: September 27, 2017


Cheapest Ways to Travel, Part Two: The Destination

If your vacation blows up your budget, odds are that you won't end up very relaxed. So here's how to save money on local transport, food, and lodging.

Posted on: September 15, 2017


Meet Our Latest OppU Achiever: Nicole Bratcher-Bouyer!

Congratulations to Nicole Bratcher-Bouyer, our latest recipient of the OppU Achievers Scholarship! She's got an astounding and impressive life story and an essay about learning financial lessons the hard way is a must-read!

Posted on: September 12, 2017