Financial Cents: Posts About Personal Finance

Staycation Nation: Spend Less for a Great Vacation at Home!

Too broke for Spring Break? Why not turn your casa into a cabana and enjoy a getaway without actually having to get away? OppLoans shows you how!

Posted on: March 30, 2017


10 Personal Finance Blog Posts You Should Read Right Now

Cat videos or personal finance advice? It's the internet: you can have both! But let's start with personal finance advice from our favorite bloggers!

Posted on: March 24, 2017


12 Great St. Patrick’s Day Sales

If you want to save some green this St. Patrick's Day, major retailers are offering some excellent deals and codes to help you celebrate for less. Here are our 12 favorites!

Posted on: March 17, 2017


Save Money by “Growing Green!”

Think eating healthy is too expensive for you? It doesn't have to be! With a simple in-home garden, you can grow your own veggies and herbs. Eat better, save money, feel great! Here's how to get started.

Posted on: March 17, 2017


Cold Snap: Low-Cost, Last Minute Winter Tips!

It's. Not. Over.
Winter is still here. And if you're feeling the chill today, check out these cheap, last-minute tips to keep you warm and safe during the (last?) snowpocalypse of the year!

Posted on: March 14, 2017


Good Personal Finance for the Long Term

Are you living paycheck to paycheck? Want to stop? One way to get ahead is to change your thinking from short to long term. We spoke with personal finance expert Tim Mauerer to show us why (and how!).

Posted on: March 11, 2017


Can Pet Insurance Save You Money?

Our furry friends have it easy. They don't have to worry about jobs, bills, or budgets. They have us to do it for them! Pet insurance might be one way to keep pet-related costs down, but is it really worth it?

Posted on: March 11, 2017


5 Healthy Foods That Are Also Good for Your Budget

That fast food dollar menu might seem like a cheap meal option but don't be fooled. You actually can eat healthy for less than you might think! These nutrition experts weigh in with their recommendations for the most cost-effecting, budget-friendly foods!

Posted on: March 07, 2017


OppLoans Money Smarts Cash Giveaway!

What's your favorite money-saving tip? Do you hide your credit cards from yourself? Do you buy your designer clothes used on the internet? Did you cut cable and start borrowing DVDs from the library? Whatever your favorite way to save is, let us know and you could win a $100 with the OppLoans Money Smarts Cash Giveaway. Enter today!

Posted on: March 07, 2017


8 Women of Personal Finance to Follow on Twitter Today!

Want to take your Twitter feed from "fun distraction" to "fun distraction that's actually teaching you something important?" These 8 ladies are some of our favorite personal finance voices on Twitter. Give 'em a follow today and watch your feed get smarter before your eyes!

Posted on: March 03, 2017