Class of 2019

Graduation season is here! Are you looking for ways to save money for your child’s higher education? Keep reading for a way to get free money for higher education. ScholarShare 529 has a Matching Grant Program up to $225 for new accounts that meet the criteria. A few things to know are listed below. Please […]

40 Freebies For Your Birthday

Enjoy! As my birthday approaches, I can’t help but get a little excited. Not because I am getting older and have more silver strands staring back at me in the mirror. Nope. But because of all the free stuff I’ll start getting in my email inbox from my favorite restaurants and retailers. Today I will […]

Did You Forget About Something?

Unclaimed Money Have you ever looked back and wondered whatever happened to that last paycheck I was supposed to get? Or, what about the few dollars I left in my old bank account I used to have? Have you ever checked out the Unclaimed Property website for the California State Controller? This is a cool […]

The Yard Sale Meets The 21st Century

I have fond memories from my childhood going yard sale shopping with my grandmother on Saturday mornings. I learned how to find good deals at yard sales. Once, as we were leaving a sale, I overheard a lady offer a few dollars less for an item my grandmother had just looked at, but did not […]

Spare Change in the Money Jar

When my kids were younger, I used to empty the change in my purse every week into a large money  jar. Once a year at my family summer get-together, I would throw my spare change into the air like confetti.  Then I would watch as the kids and adults jumped in the air to get […]