Allison Martin

Allison Martin

After spending years as a governmental accountant, I decided to transition into the world of freelance writing. When I'm not busy writing, I enjoy mentoring mommy-preneurs and helping others manage their finances. I hold undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting from the University of South Florida.

10 Ways to Overspend on Your Children

Raising a child to the age of 18 costs an average of nearly $250,000. Here are 10 ways you overspend, and tips to save money without curbing the fun.

12 Ways to Get Good Furniture Cheap

Want to replace your tattered group-house furnishings with something more respectable, or find the right pieces for a smaller place? Never fear, there are many ways to get deals.