Now more than ever, it’s easy to find things that are free or deeply discounted. The problem is snagging the deal may often have unintended costs.
About a year ago I wrote a post detailing how I was making some extra money for our household by using the “Get Paid To” website called Cash Crate. Today I decided to write a quick update to let everyone know how Cash Crate has gone for me the last year. What Is Cash Crate? […]
I‘m so bored These can be some of the most expensive words to come out of someone’s mouth because in most cases the phrase is a call to action. Let’s go somewhere, let’s do something, let’s buy some stuff…anything to keep from being bored. photo credit: Bored What you need is an arsenal of activities […]
Cash Crate – An Easy Way To Make Some Extra Money In a post a while back I talked about how I was able to make some extra money using CashCrate.com, and how you can do the same thing. I’ve now been with the service for over 4 years, and I’m still earning a check […]
Cash Crate: Cash Cow Or Spam Signup Service? I while ago I signed up for Cashcrate.com through an affiliate link on a friend’s website. They had done a review of the service, talked about how they were making quite a bit of extra spending money every month filling out surveys, taking questionnaires, and how it […]
A couple of days ago I posted about how I was going to be joining the 100 Push-Up Challenge that so many other bloggers have embarked upon in the last week or so. On Monday I completed day 1 of the challenge, and so far so good! I haven’t buckled under the pressure… yet. I […]
When I started this blog, I started with the intentions of using my research for this site to further my own goals of educating myself when it comes to the realms of personal finance, saving, and retirement. I wanted to be able to share the things I was reading with others out there who might […]
The past couple of years my wife and I have been keeping close tabs on our credit. We purchased a house in late 2006 and making sure our credit was in good shape was important while we were looking for a home loan. (Yes, I know. We bought a house right before the bubble burst. […]
My wife and I have been planning a couple of trips that we’re hoping to take this year. While we were researching information about the cities that we’re planning to go to, I found a couple of handy tools that should make traveling easier. The first thing I found was a city guide for the […]
One thing that I used to hate was going to the movie rental place to rent a movie. Not only was it a hassle to drive there and walk through the store trying to find a movie for a half hour – it was expensive! To rent two new release movies could cost upwards of […]
Think you might have some unclaimed cash out there from a long lost relative, an old job or insurance settlement? Now you can search online to find out!