Financial Cents: Posts About Saving

How to Spot a Money Pit

Buying a house is expensive enough without having to sink thousands and thousands of dollars into additional repairs. When trying to avoid a money pit, start at the bottom and work your way up!

Posted on: February 22, 2019


The Broke Person’s Guide to Throwing Parties

Throwing a party is supposed to be fun, but spending way too much money to host one isn't fun at all—especially when you're already broke.

Posted on: February 20, 2019


5 Great Tips to Save Money on Your Wifi Bill

Home wifi is pretty much necessary these days, but that doesn't mean you have to pay through the nose in order to enjoy it!

Posted on: January 30, 2019


Want to Pay Off Your Debt? Try Building a Better Budget!

If you try and pay down your debt without a strict budget, you'll have a really hard time coming up with the extra money—even if you're working a second job.

Posted on: January 11, 2019


How to De-Stress for Cheap

A lavish spa weekend might be super relaxing, but going into debt to pay for it will only cause more stress in the long run.

Posted on: January 11, 2019


6 Ways to Keep Your Home Warm for Less

The key to keeping yourself warm isn't always generating more heat. Most of the time, it's about keeping the heat you already have.

Posted on: January 04, 2019


8 Good Habits to Get Your Finances—and Your Life—on Track

The better your money habits, the better equipped you are to achieve financial success (or at least financial stability) in the long-term.

Posted on: January 03, 2019


How to Throw a New Year’s Party on the Cheap

Want to ring in the new year right? Try hosting a fun, inexpensive New Year’s party that’ll make both your friends and your budget sing “Auld Lang Syne.” (And no, we’re not sure what that song’s about either.)

Posted on: December 26, 2018


9 Tips for Keeping Your Security Deposit

You might think your security deposit is as good as gone, but with a little bit of TLC—and a dogged commitment to documentation—you'll stand a good chance of getting yours back!

Posted on: December 20, 2018


A Beginner’s Guide to Budgeting

Starting a budget is going to require some work, but that doesn't mean it has to be scary! Here are some expert tips to help you break the seal.

Posted on: December 14, 2018