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Eliminate Distractions to Make the Most of Your Time

The other day, Alexis wrote about Ways You Can Manage Your Time Better and she briefly touched on eliminating distractions can help. I think most of us know that we should eliminate distractions from our everyday lives in order to help us make the most of our time, but it’s definitely easier said than done. […]

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Why You Should And Should NOT Have A Roommate

Having roommates has so many benefits to it, but it also has many downsides involved as well. You could potentially end up living with someone you totally hate, or they could end up being your best friend. If you end up living with friends, you might get lucky in this situation, but for some situations […]

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How To Save Money Throughout The Day

I’m always trying to find new ways to save money throughout the day. Being a college student keeps me on a pretty tight budget so I try to save every little dollar possible, but I make sure to still have fun and entertain myself at the same time. 1) Buy reusable water bottles, food containers, […]

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Why You Should And Should NOT Have A Roommate

Having roommates has so many benefits to it, but it also has many downsides involved as well. You could potentially end up living with someone you totally hate, or they could end up being your best … [Read More...]

How To Save Money Throughout The Day

I'm always trying to find new ways to save money throughout the day. Being a college student keeps me on a pretty tight budget so I try to save every little dollar possible, but I make sure to still … [Read More...]

Eliminate Distractions to Make the Most of Your Time

The other day, Alexis wrote about Ways You Can Manage Your Time Better and she briefly touched on eliminating distractions can help. I think most of us know that we should eliminate distractions … [Read More...]

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Plastic Disposable Water Bottles

This topic came into interest for me for a wide variety of reasons. First off, I was in class and my professor asked us to each come up with something that can be improved around campus, but she … [Read More...]

Ways To Manage Your Time Better

Managing my time is crucial to staying on top of things in my everyday life. Whenever I don't have a checklist in hand or a set schedule for the day, I know I won't get nearly as much done. Here … [Read More...]

Distinguishing Between Needs and Wants

When you are living on a strict budget so you can pay off debt or build up a nest egg, it’s essential that you stick as close to your budget each month as possible. One way to help you stick to … [Read More...]

How To Be Environmentally Friendly And Save Money

I was watching television today and noticed a new commercial I've never seen before. It immediately caught my eye because it said that we use enough toilet paper rolls that could fill the Empire State … [Read More...]

Positives of Couchsurfing

I recently went couchsurfing and had an amazing experience. I went to Denver, Colorado and was able to do so many things. I was also able to save a ton of money because I didn't have to spend any … [Read More...]

What Not To Do With “Bonus” Money

February is the time of year when my full-time employer pays out our performance bonuses from the year before. Because it takes a couple of weeks before our company’s end of year data can be analyzed … [Read More...]

How To Get Back On Track With Being Healthy

It's probably happened to you at one point in your life or another. You haven't worked out in weeks and your eating... Well it's not so good. You are eating unhealthy and feeling a bit … [Read More...]

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Why You Should And Should NOT Have A Roommate

Having roommates has so many benefits to it, but it also has many downsides involved as well. You could potentially end up living with someone you totally hate, or they could … [Read More...]

How To Save Money Throughout The Day

I'm always trying to find new ways to save money throughout the day. Being a college student keeps me on a pretty tight budget so I try to save every little dollar possible, … [Read More...]

How To Be Environmentally Friendly And Save Money

I was watching television today and noticed a new commercial I've never seen before. It immediately caught my eye because it said that we use enough toilet paper rolls that … [Read More...]

How to Save for Retirement or a Big Purchase

Retirement sure seems like it’s a long ways away from now. But despite the fact that I likely won’t retire for many years, I’ve been saving money for retirement out of … [Read More...]

How Money Affects My Life

Money affects my life in an endless amount of ways. I hate to say it, but the world pretty much revolves around money. Going to college costs money, owning/renting a house … [Read More...]

How To Not Be A Broke College Student

Being a full time student is already stressful as it is. In this day and age, most college students need job to help support themselves and sometimes their family as well. We … [Read More...]

The Problem with Overestimating Your Future Salary

Like many college students, when I was in college and nearing graduation, getting a job was my main concern. It hadn’t yet crossed my mind to consider how much I’d be paying … [Read More...]

5 Reasons To Ditch Your Gym Membership and Save Money

This may come as a surprise to some people, but you don't need a gym membership to stay fit and active. I save tons of money by working out at home and using the outdoors … [Read More...]

How to Save on Groceries: Eating “In-Season”

Lots of people are under the impression that eating a diet that consists mainly of fresh foods – fruits, vegetables, and meat – is cheapest and has the most variety in the … [Read More...]

How I’m Managing Multiple Part-Time Jobs, College, and Life

Being a full time college student is enough for most people who are going to school. When you add multiple jobs into the equation, you start to wonder if it's even … [Read More...]

How to Make Coupons Work for Your Budget

Now that I’m living on a strict budget, I’ve begun to investigate every possible way to save on groceries and household items. From watching sales fliers and clipping … [Read More...]