Category: Budgeting

How to Save Money on Utilities

I used to think food and clothing were my biggest monthly expenses. Between myself, my Thrifty Husband, and the two kids, you’re looking at a lot of food, and a lot of clothes. But when I recently reviewed my monthly expenses, I was surprised to find out that utilities – specifically, electricity – was my biggest …

How to Automatically Save Money

Here’s a slightly controversial opinion about saving money: discipline is overrated. I think that opinion is controversial because most of the financial advice you’ll get elsewhere espouses discipline and self-control. The way to save money is by exerting superhuman levels of self-control. But you know what? Everyone eventually breaks. At some point, people will succumb to …