Want to earn some extra cash? FCF is hiring!

*Note: The position has been filled! Thanks for applying! Hello my lovely readers! I have exciting news.  (Drumroll please…) FCF is hiring! Ta-daaaaaaa! source There are some exciting new things going on over here, and one of them is… I am currently looking for a  Director of Marketing for FCF!!! This would be a perfect

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Behind the scenes of Costco and how to shop there!

  Today on Studio 5 I did a fun segment all about…Duh, duh, duuuuuuhn…COSTCO. We all know it, we all love it (well, most of us, anyway). BUT…Is it REALLY saving you money? That, my friends, is the million dollar question. Click HERE to watch the TV segment video  and I will answer that question, and many more!  

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How to filter your emails + daily-deal sites 411

We all know I love a good deal. HOWEVER… I hate hate hate haaaaaaaate junk mail. It’s just plain obnoxious. Here is a simple way to GET all the deals emailed to you, WITHOUT bombarding your inbox every day! This tutorial is specifically for Gmail (…because that’s what I use…) but I’m sure with a

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Simplest budgeting technique EVER. Includes FREE printables!

Budgeting can be complicated. Frustrating. Hard, even. When my husband I went through our tough financial time we learned one glaring fact about budgeting… Simplifying works. In this post I will break down my ridiculously simple, easy, and practical personal budget system that single-handedly got us out of major debt (including $10K on just ONE credit

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Frugality Boot Camp photos!

WOW, this is long overdue! But thanks to my (much needed and enjoyed…) summer sabbatical, I’m a bit behind on a lot of things. BUT, like I said, be excited because some REALLY exciting things are happening once summer ends (all too soon)! We had a blast at my first annual Frugality Boot Camp. I

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