Composition with assorted raw organic vegetables


If you want to save money while grocery shopping and not tempt yourself, be fully hydrated!  Hydration is an integral part of the “full” satiated feeling, especially when trying to save money while buying groceries.  If you drink water, you will eat less, and be more fit.  The more fit you are, the more you save!.  In the same vein, you want to avoid shopping for sugary foods.  These are high in calories, but provide little to no benefits nutritionally.  These little snacks seem like a good stop gap when you’re hungry but the cost for these foods add up and have no nutritional value.    This causes a cascade where you crave sugar and continue to waste money buying sugar food.Continue reading

Burglar breaking into a house via a window with a crowbar


If you’re on a budget as many of us are, constantly trying to save at all costs, it may seem that alarm and security systems would be last on the list of essentials.  But don’t be confused!  Alarm and security systems are just as important even on a budget, perhaps even especially when on one.  Though in general alarm and security systems are becoming cheaper on average, you can still save once you know what you want.  I was one of those people on a budget that felt that I didn’t a security or alarm system because I was trying to save money.  But once I figured out that I could secure my possessions and my interests and still save money, the decision was a no-brainer! Continue reading