Save Money On Groceries with Zaycon Foods

[This post was commissioned by US Family guide and Zaycon Foods] I’m pretty traditional when it comes to shopping for food and basically shop at my local supermarket or warehouse store like Costco. So you can imagine my surprise when I heard about how some people are saving lots of money by buying fresh, quality… Read More »

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12 Ways To Save Money On Halloween

While Christmas may be the most expensive holiday of the year, for some families, Halloween can follow as a close second. Halloween is the one time of year where both children and parents can dress up in costume, and adorn their house and yard with tons of spooky decorations. For families on a budget, there… Read More »


Earn Cash And Boxtops For Education Through Jingit

Have you heard of Jingit? I just discovered Jingit and I love it. Jingit is basically a program where you perform certain tasks and get paid for it. You earn real cash instantly for viewing ads online or via their smartphone app; “checking in” to your favorites stores; and providing feedback to major brands!  It… Read More »


How We Refinanced an Underwater Mortgage

When we bought our house eight years ago, we paid top dollar. Unfortunately, over the years, the value of our house declined tremendously due to the mortgage crisis. Our mortgage was underwater. We were hoping that the housing market would bounce back quickly and that the underwater mortgage would resolve itself. However, so much time… Read More »

Starting a Small Business

Everyone is looking for ways to make extra money in this tough economy, so it’s no surprise that small businesses and self employment are on the rise. There are pros and cons to starting a small business, but overall if you have an entrepreneurial spirit, you will do just fine! Starting a small business Start by… Read More »


E is for Energy – Easy Ways to Save Energy

Everyone has their own reason for wanting to save energy. For many it is to help the strain on the environment as well as their pocket books. We have all seen the “green homes” and extreme environmental people who will tell you if you are not 100% green you are not doing enough. I for… Read More »