The older kids get, the more expensive they become. How can you handle the increased financial pressure that comes with tweens and teens?
Children may naturally be resistant to giving, but with these steps, you can set a charitable example that your child will follow now and in the future.
How do you handle buying souvenirs and dealing with children’s begging when on vacation? Here’s what we did on our most recent trip.
If you simplify in these 6 areas, you can save a substantial amount of time and money. Here’s how.
Have you ever had someone who gave your kids more expensive gifts than you? If so, how did you handle the situation?
We Americans spend a lot on our kids for Christmas presents, according to Mint.com “the average family spent around $750 on holiday gifts.” Is it too much?
Most people, even if they don’t consider themselves frugal, have some things that they do to save money and avoid waste. They do things like tipping the condiment bottle upside down in the refrigerator to get the last few drops or adding a little water to the bottom of the shampoo bottle to get one […]
Family night can be a low cost way to bring your kids and spouse together and have fun. Here are some fun activities for family night.
I recently saw a Money article that said today’s college graduates can expect to retire at 75! Here’s how we’re hoping to help our kids avoid that.
If you’re a grandparent, do you financially spoil your grandkids? If so, does it cause any difficulties in your relationships?
Do you have adequate life insurance, or do you put off increasing your life insurance because money is tight? Here’s why you might need it even more.
If you truly love and care for your children, you can best serve them by also caring for your spouse. Here’s why your marriage can’t be put on hold.
Have you ever found yourself at odds with someone you respect who has a different currency of love? Here’s why it may not pay to argue with them.
You have likely heard of Steve and Annette Economides, otherwise fondly referred to as America’s Cheapest Family. The Economides raised five children while living on Steve’s modest income alone, and they did it without debt (save for a mortgage that they paid off within 11 years). The Economides have written three books: America’s Cheapest Family […]