Articles for category Spending
I finally listened to my co-workers and decided to cut the cord on cable. For months, many friends at the office have insisted that I’ve been, to put it mildly, “out-of-step” for continuing to pay for cable TV. So, I finally responded to the peer pressure.
I realized that everything I loved about Prime was really just making me spend more money on things I didn't necessarily need. As someone on a budget, I needed to make a decision that almost seemed unthinkable. I had to break up with Prime.
While this time of the year is probably my favorite, it can also be overwhelming especially when you are a ‘giver’ like me. There was a point in time where I felt obligated to try and get everyone something and to cross off everything on my list. However, that started to become stressful mentally and financially!
There are so many credit cards out there, all offering the latest, greatest deal. If you are currently using a credit card that offers no rewards and pay your credit card bill completely off each month, I would recommend looking into a rewards credit card.