8 of the Best Costco Life Hacks Out There, According to RedditLife
Pay close attention to those price tags.
What's the Difference Between "Vintage," "Antique," and "Retro"?Life
Here's how old each kind of item has to be.
Nov 1, 2023
You’ll Want to Put These $1 Halloween Decor Gems All Over Your Home
I’m obsessed.
Oct 16, 2023
My Grandma's Meal Prep Method Saves Me So Much Time and Stress
It’s so simple, but that’s kind of the point.
Oct 8, 2023
I Tried This Internet-Famous Travel Tumbler and I’m Obsessed
No, it’s not a Stanley Quencher.
Oct 5, 2023
How to Save Money: 6 Tips for Planning a Spending-Free WeekendLife
What’s a spending-free weekend, you ask? It’s two days in a row where you try not to spend any money on anything. No brunches. No coffee. No purchases whatsoever. It might sound a bit extreme, but it could be a neat tool to have in your financial tool belt when it comes to sticking to a budget, saving more money and learning to live with less. A money-free weekend doesn’t have to be a bore, though!
Oct 4, 2023
6 Frugal Habits Pro Budgeters Swear by for Saving Money
One pro says this tip cuts her grocery bill by up to $100.
Oct 4, 2023
20 Last-Minute Halloween Costume Ideas That Take Barely Any EffortLife
You probably have these costume supplies already.
Oct 4, 2023
A Financial Planner’s Advice on What NOT to Do in Your 20sLife
Your twenties can be a challenging time when it comes to your finances—you’re young, you’re free, and you’re just starting out in your career, but you’re also likely in debt and still learning about how to successfully plan your spending and saving for next month, let alone ten years down the road (and everything in between).
Oct 3, 2023
125 Fun Things to Do at Home, Anytime (and Often for Free)
Here’s what to do when you don’t know what to do.
Sep 28, 2023
This “Girl Math” Mindset Shift Makes Me Feel Like I’m Making Bonus Money
Sure, I’ll treat myself for “free.”
Sep 19, 2023
TikTok’s “No-Spend September” Trend Can Help You Save a Little CashLife
Your bank account will thank you later.
Sep 18, 2023
I Finally Canceled My Costco Membership After 6 Years — Here’s Why
I’ve saved almost $500.
Sep 13, 2023
The 6 Things You Should Always Look for When Thrifting for Your Home
Here’s what to seek out — and what to avoid.
Sep 12, 2023
This Clever Goodwill Shopping Hack Is My New Fave Way to Score Deals
It’s great for thrifting newbies, too.
Sep 4, 2023
9 Things You Should Always Pay for with a Credit Card (and a Few You Should Never)Life
A credit card can be a traveler’s best friend.
Sep 3, 2023
50 Cheap or Free Things to Do in the Fall
Here’s how to embrace the season without breaking the bank.
Sep 23, 2019
Here’s What the Secret Codes on Marshalls’ Price Tags MeanLife
And how they can help you save money.
Aug 27, 2023
The Old-School Habit That Saves Me $10 Every Time I Run Errands
Fanny pack optional.
Aug 24, 2023
My Wardrobe Is 90% Secondhand — These Are My 4 Top Thrifting Tips
Inexpensive and unique? It’s a win-win.
Aug 16, 2023
7 Things a Financial Advisor Says to Do with Your Money Before 30
Compound interest is a beautiful thing.
Aug 13, 2023
9 Items That Are Always Worth Splurging On (at Least a Little!) in Your HomeLife
Living spaces become much more enjoyable when you fill them with quality pieces you love — and that are built to last.
Jul 26, 2023
The 10 Best Budget-Friendly Wine Glasses Under $10Life
Wine glasses are a lovely thing to have around, whether you’re enjoying a glass of vino while watching your favorite TV show or hosting a dinner party for 12 people. But this kind of glassware can also be very delicate — we’ve lost count of the number of times we’ve broken a glass while washing dishes or just by setting one on the countertop a little too vigorously.
Jul 25, 2023
Cheap Thrills: 16 Budget-Friendly Home Finds Our Editors Swear ByLife
Yes, these do spark joy.
Jul 21, 2023
54 Free & Fun Things to Do This SummerLife
So you want to have fun this summer, but you're not exactly swimming in money or willing to blow your budget. (Relatable.)
Jul 18, 2023
7 Things You Should Never Spend Money on at the AirportLife
Don’t let a long layover turn into a shopping spree.
Jul 11, 2023
This Hidden Section on IKEA's Site Is a Shopper's Dream
News & Culture
You might save either $5 or $50 on a beloved item.
Jun 25, 2023
11 Brands That Will Fill the Bed Bath & Beyond Void in Your LifeLife
From HomeGoods to Dormify!
May 31, 2023
The Must-Have Backyard Accessory I Never Pay Full Price For
It’s essential to my deck decor.
May 28, 2023
8 Grocery Staples You Can Buy at Your Local Dollar Store
From oat milk to frozen fruit, take a trip to the dollar store.
May 14, 2023
This $35 Charging Table Solved the Biggest Problem with My Living RoomLife
I’ve been renting in New York City for almost nine years and still can’t anticipate all of the quirks that the apartment I’m hoping to rent might have. The “surprise!” moment after my boyfriend and I rented a one-bedroom apartment in Brooklyn was finding out that only two out of the five outlets in our living room actually work.
May 5, 2023
This Is the Best (and Cheapest) Day to Go Grocery Shopping
Hello, fresh produce and calm aisles.
May 2, 2023
The TikTok Grocery Hack That Saved Me $12 in the Cheese Aisle
It chopped the cost of my charcuterie board in half.
Apr 27, 2023
I Tried the TikTok “Jam Jar” Cocktail and It’s Ridiculously Good
The secret ingredient is probably already in your fridge.
Apr 20, 2023
8 Little Luxuries Under $10 That Make My Mornings Actually Enjoyable
Check out what may be the cutest mugs you’ve ever seen.
Apr 20, 2023
The Scrumptious Snack I Always Snag From the Dollar Store
Try the Farmer's Pantry Honey Butter Cornbread Crisps for a cheap and delicious snack. They're $1.25 at the Dollar Tree.
Apr 19, 2023
The “What Would Grandma Do?” Test I Use to Practice Mindful Consumption
This Great Depression-era advice helps guide me.
Apr 13, 2023
I Tried TikTok’s Amazon Price-Matching Hack at TargetLife
This sneaky tip can save you cash on every Target run.
Apr 12, 2023
“DHY” is My Secret for Affordable Custom FramingLife
Custom framing can be mind-bogglingly expensive when you're trying to dress up your walls on the cheap.
Mar 30, 2023
Costco Revealed How Much the Average Shopper Spends per Visit
Do you spend more or less than the average?
Mar 29, 2023
This Is the Best $0 Activity for Your Zodiac SignLife
Have some budget-friendly fun, the astrology way.
Mar 20, 2023
20 Money-Saving Tips to Take the Pressure Off Your Wallet Right NowLife
Here's how to save on everything — without the stress.
Mar 20, 2023
I Sent My Monthly Budget to a Finance ExpertLife
Here's what I'm doing right, and 3 things she told me to change.
Mar 20, 2023
Your Week of Free: 14 Free Trials to Sign Up For (And Then Cancel, if You Want)Life
Plus, a trick to make sure you don't get charged.
Mar 18, 2023
My Friday Night Tradition That's Way Cheaper Than a Night OutLife
It feels so special.
Mar 16, 2023
The $3 Aldi Grocery I'm Using in Everything from Salads to DessertsLife
I'll be buying them all year long.
Mar 10, 2023
The Surprisingly Fun No-Spend Pantry Challenge That Cuts Down My Grocery BillLife
It saved my family $300 in a month.
Mar 1, 2023
The Wonderfully Versatile $7 Costco Find I'm Eating with Every MealLife
It goes with everything.
Feb 26, 2023
The Risky Budgeting Trend That's on Its Way OutLife
Let's leave this one behind.
Feb 12, 2023
29 Cheap Valentine’s Day Gifts Under $30Life
Sometimes the best Valentine’s gifts are the simplest ones.
Jan 17, 2023
4 Things I Do to Save Money Every Time I Book a Hotel, as a Travel WriterLife
Every $50 really adds up when you're planning a vacation.
Jan 17, 2023
21 Fun and Practically Free Things to Do This WinterLife
From printing photos to tasting wine, here are 21 things to look forward to this season.
Jan 7, 2023
The First Thing to Do to Get Your Finances in Order in the New YearLife
According to money experts.
Jan 2, 2023
10 of the Best (and Most Realistic) Budgeting Tips We Heard This YearLife
For anyone looking to spend less and save more, reframe your relationship with money, or just get on more solid financial ground.
Dec 29, 2022
The Best End-of-Year Sales That Give Black Friday a Run for Its MoneyLife
There's no time to shop like the present — especially if you just received gift cards!
Dec 26, 2022
"Financial Minimalism" Completely Transformed My Relationship with Money Life
Here's how it can help you budget.
Dec 4, 2022
The One Budgeting Tip Experts Swear By When Gift ShoppingLife
Because 'tis the season to overspend, and overdoing it in the name of delighting your loved ones happens — a lot.
Nov 26, 2022