No matter your salary or job situation, families are always looking for ways to save money in some area of life. By saving more now, it allows you to adjust your budget and spend more later. Perhaps you are saving for a new car, a new house, a big family vacation, or you are saving for a college fund. No matter your goals, saving money is always a nice bonus!
Saving money can often feel like a sacrifice, but in this article, Shari shares a whole variety of ways to painlessly save money!
Here are tips & photo examples on how to give your space a fresh look without breaking the budget
Shari quit her job in 2010 to stay home with her first son. Since then, she has been able to make money in a variety of ways while staying home.
It is so important that we help to teach our children the value of money, & this free printable can help you do just that!
Becoming a consignor can be a great way to declutter your home while making some extra money! Learn more about the process here...
Read Amy's article about setting a good example, and teaching your children, to have a healthy understanding and appreciation for money
Read Fern's article to learn some valuable insight into the way we respond to our children, and how we should appropriately meet their needs
Find out Lindsey's 9 secrets that allow her family of four to afford organic, and high quality products, on a tight budget
Read Fern's article to find out what questions you should be asking yourself before paying for your kid's extra activities
It's important that we teach our children about finances from an early age, and here's a good start!
Find out Lindsey's 7 tips for avoiding food waste AND saving more money!
Featured Contributor: Lindsey Cover
Lindsey Cover is a work-at-home wife and mom of two young boys, Jadon and Owen. She blogs about affordable healthy living, money-saving methods, simple recipes, and more at SimpleSaverWife.com
Featured Contributor: Pamela RineerPamela Rineer lives in Lititz, PA with her husband, two boys, and very large goldendoodle. With a love of real estate, design, and money management she began rennovating their homes on a budget. Now, settling into their fifth house, she shares simple DIY’s for all things home.
Featured Contributor: Katerina ZepposKaterina is a wife, mom of two young children, and founder of Katerina's Finest which imports only the finest quality olives and olive oil from a small collective in southern Greece. They believe that this region grows the finest and most flavorful olives anywhere in the world! To finish out their line of products, they also produce their own Dressings & Vinaigrettes with a special Greek blend.
Featured Contributor: Amy Collins, M.S Ed.
Amy Collins, founder of Create Clarity, offers workshops to help women clarify who they are, re-awaken their intuition and make a transformational shift to live a more vibrant life. Learning practical tools to become more mindful is empowering. Once learned, these tools last forever. Amy is a Mindful Living Instructor and a certified Creative Insight Journey Instructor.
Featured Contributor: Fern WeisFern Weis is a Parent Coach and Family Recovery Coach. She helps parents of tweens, teens, and young adults who are going through difficult situations - from homework battles to addiction recovery - and all points in between. Fern works with parents to nurture the parent-child relationship, improve communication, and set firm and loving boundaries. Parents learn to confidently prepare their children to reach their potential and be successful through life's challenges. Fern is regularly interviewed on Change Your Attitude...Change Your Life (WOR710 NYC), and is a contributor to Huffington Post and Ridgewood Moms.