Posts by Donna Freedman
Jun 17, 2013 - More opportunities to overspend present themselves when it's gorgeous out and you want to eat, drink and play in the sun.
Jun 10, 2013 - Prefab breakfast foods and those picked up at the drive-through cost much more than those you can make from scratch at home.
Jun 03, 2013 - Is there something you're dying to have but can't afford? For the answer to be no, you don't have to be wealthy.
May 27, 2013 - What if you're in your 40s and you haven't set aside a dime for your retirement years?
May 20, 2013 - Being frugal doesn't have to involve punishing yourself. There are easy ways to stretch your dollars when you're making planned purchases.
May 13, 2013 - Not washing your clothes was one person's "crazy" method of saving money. Some of the other suggestions are equally counterproductive and not cost-effective in the long run.
May 06, 2013 - Waiting until they have their first card in hand is way too late.
Apr 29, 2013 - Think you have it bad? You're probably not going door to door asking to do yard work because you've lost your job.
Apr 22, 2013 - Some things, like tools, are worth spending more money on. Just make sure you take proper care of them.
Apr 16, 2013 - Your family will have a hard enough time dealing with grief. Don't make them hunt for your will or try to guess the name of your lawyer.
Apr 09, 2013 - What's better than taking the kids to a restaurant? Turning your home into one and putting them to work in it.
Apr 04, 2013 - The average wedding is now more than $28,000. The average American now earns about $40,000 in a year. Are we crazy?
Mar 27, 2013 - If a sparkling house isn't motive enough to get you off the couch, maybe a little extra cash will help.
Mar 19, 2013 - I look for personal finance lessons wherever I can find them, and the Iditarod is no exception. Here are 10 dogteam-fueled ways to look at your money differently.
Mar 19, 2013 - They're responsible for the death of millions of trees, and they're taking over your silverware drawer. Here are some clever ways to use your leftover chopsticks.