Budget Living In Life
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Our Favorite Budgeting Tips From House Tours in 2021
Decking out your space doesn't have to break the bank.
Dec 27, 2021
3 Things to Do in 2022 If You Were Part of the Great Resignation
Here's what to know.
Dec 21, 2021
7 Ways Financial Experts Save Money, Even When Expenses Are High
It's not easy, but it's doable.
Dec 16, 2021
6 Important Things to Look for When Shopping for Secondhand Clothes
There are telltale signs you should pass on an article of clothing.
Dec 12, 2021
5 Budgeting Apps That Make Money Planning Easier
According to finance experts.
Dec 11, 2021
Here's How to Tell People You Don't Want Any Gifts This Year
According to an etiquette expert.
Dec 7, 2021
My Husband and I Don’t Exchange Physical Gifts for Christmas — Here’s What We Do Instead
During this time of year, gift-giving can sometimes feel obligatory, as there’s pressure to give loved ones something — anything!— during the holidays.
Dec 6, 2021
5 Unique Experiences to Give Instead of Gifts This Holiday Season
According to gift-givers who swear by them.
Dec 3, 2021
9 of the Best DIY Presents AT Staffers Have Ever Received or Given
They're all easy, too!
Dec 2, 2021
An Easy 5-Step Guide to Auditing Your Subscriptions, According to Experts
On average, people pay $237.33 a month for monthly subscriptions like Netflix and Rent the Runway, which is nearly 200 percent more than they estimate spending when they’re asked on the spot.
Nov 29, 2021
How I Knew I Was Ready To Commission a Custom Piece of Furniture
Creative consultant Nicolette Mason breaks down her dream-worthy bed.
Nov 22, 2021
8 Easy Ways to Save Money on Groceries, According to Financial Experts
Cut down on that final bill with ease.
Nov 18, 2021
7 Common Black Friday Mistakes You're Probably Making (and How to Fix Them)
Save money and the environment!
Nov 15, 2021
2 Things You Should Never Do When Trying to Get a Hotel Upgrade
Life
And three things you definitely *should* do.
Jan 23, 2024
5 Extra Ways to Support Small Businesses (That Don't Cost a Dime!)
According to small business owners.
Nov 7, 2021
How to Ask Someone to Pay You Back (Without Making It Awkward)
According to etiquette and money experts.
Nov 3, 2021
5 Easy Ways to Start Saving Now for Next Year's Dream Vacation
According to experts.
Oct 28, 2021
Here’s How Much Money It Would Take for People to Sleep in a Haunted House
Haunted houses are scary, but people are prepared to get tricked for a price.
Oct 25, 2021
4 Budget-Friendly Habits That Make Lower-Waste Living Easy
Experts swear by them.
Oct 24, 2021
I Never Plan on Getting a Joint Account With My Boyfriend — Here's Why
Financial advisors weigh in on your options for splitting bills and expenses with a partner.
Oct 23, 2021
5 Easy Ways to Read More (Without Spending a Fortune)
You can still support authors and bookstores on a budget.
Oct 21, 2021
This Toilet Paper Tube Hack Solves Your Most Frustrating Home Office Woe
It's genius — and free!
Oct 20, 2021
7 Habits That Can Help You Actually Pay Off Your Credit Card Debt
According to money experts.
Oct 20, 2021
Here's Why You Need to Buy Presents and Holiday Items Extra Early This Year
If you haven't started thinking about your list, you may be behind schedule.
Oct 20, 2021
7 Common Myths About Credit Cards — and What to Know Instead
According to financial experts.
Oct 19, 2021
5 Things to Purge (and Sell!) to Help You Save up for the Holidays
If you're looking for creative ways to make a holiday budget, decluttering might be the way to go.
Oct 18, 2021
3 Homemade Gifts That Melted My Family's Hearts This Year
They cost less than $45 each!
Oct 14, 2021
Why We Need to Start Talking About the Investment Gap
According to experts.
Oct 13, 2021
4 Important Money Lessons I Learned From Growing Up in Foster Care
My childhood wasn't easy, but it taught me important lessons about life and money.
Oct 13, 2021
The Simple Post-It Hack That Gave Me More Confidence to Ask for What I'm Worth
Asking for a higher rate as a freelancer can be tough. This post-it helped.
Oct 12, 2021
7 Important Questions to Ask Yourself Before Splurging on an "Investment Piece"
According to money and resale experts.
Oct 8, 2021
Here's the Easy Halloween Costume You Should Thrift or DIY This Year
According to your Zodiac sign.
Oct 7, 2021
How to Split a Check with Ease (and Without Making Things Awkward)
According to etiquette and restaurant experts.
Oct 6, 2021
5 Easy (and Fun) Ways to Stick to Your Home Decorating Budget
No matter how much or little it is.
Oct 5, 2021
Start Planning Now! Holiday Shipping Just Got Slower and More Expensive
Here's what you need to know.
Oct 4, 2021
5 of the Easiest Budgeting Lessons AT Readers Have Ever Learned
"I think it’s absolutely saved me money because at the end of the day, I want my money to go to the principle, not to interest."
Oct 1, 2021
7 Sustainable Product Swaps That Can Save You Money *and* Space
According to a dorm expert.
Sep 19, 2021
3 Ways I Curb My Emotional Spending (And How Much I Saved Last Month)
Naming your feelings is key.
Sep 18, 2021
How to Transform Your Living Space on a Budget This Fall
According to your Zodiac sign.
Sep 14, 2021
The Easy, Hands-Off Savings Hack AT Readers Swear By
Out of sight, out of mind.
Sep 6, 2021
5 Rental-Friendly Upgrades to Prioritize When You're on a Budget
These small touches make a big splash.
Aug 31, 2021
8 Old-Fashioned Tips That Can Save You Money and Help the Planet
Go green by switching up your routine.
Aug 27, 2021
I Marie Kondo'd My House and It Helped Me Stop Mindless Spending
"Knowing what brings me joy helps me make better decisions when it comes to spending, and it also keeps my home tidy and uncluttered — it’s a win-win!"
Aug 20, 2021
5 Rules to Follow If You Want to Try a "No-Buy Month"
According to financial experts.
Aug 13, 2021
Here's Exactly How to Book a Last-Minute Summer Rental
Without breaking the bank.
Aug 9, 2021
The Splurgy Costco Find I Always Buy for Myself Whenever It's in Stock
Even better: I save $20 in the process!
Aug 6, 2021
7 Old-Fashioned Tips That Can Save You Time and Money
According to modern experts.
Aug 6, 2021
4 Expert-Approved Money Habits to Follow if You're Busier Than Ever
...but your budget has remained the same.
Aug 5, 2021
7 Easy Ways to Save Time and Money at Trader Joe's (Fans Swear By Them!)
We bet you didn't think of the first one.
Aug 3, 2021
An Honest Breakdown of My Monthly Budget in the Alaskan Bush
Where a block of cheese costs $15.
Aug 1, 2021
This Quick Sit-Down Weekend Project Could Save You Money All Year Round
Weekend Projects
I just checked on my phone and saved $76 worth.
Jul 30, 2021
Here's Why I Color-Code All My Bill Payments — and How It Helps Me Save Money
The system is easy to use, too!
Jul 23, 2021
15 People on the Most Useful Under-$20 Item They Bought This Year
From coffee makers to sink strainers with a surprising utility.
Jul 21, 2021
7 Affordable Tools That Finally Turned Me Into a Bullet Journaler
They're all under $16!
Jul 20, 2021
I'm a Mom of 6 and This One Little Grocery Swap Saved Me $500 in a Single Month
Over and again, this grocery store has proven itself to offer the best prices.
Jul 10, 2021
This Is the Easiest Way to Clean Out Your Closet
It requires almost zero lift — and no haggling with potential buyers!
Jul 10, 2021
3 Ways to Avoid Impulse Purchases, According to Psychology Experts
The very nature of internet browsers makes it easy to order anything, anytime with the click of a button. Here are three tips for saving money by curbing your online impulse purchasing, one item at a time.
Jul 8, 2021
6 Garage Features That Are Always Worth the Extra Money, According to Home Experts
You might want to consider splurging on these.
Jul 8, 2021
I Did a "No Buy" Month to Get Back on Track Financially
Here's what happened.
Jul 8, 2021
The Costco Hack That Saved My Grocery Budget
It takes some planning ahead, but then you're set for a few months.
Jul 5, 2021
5 Budget-Friendly Summer Vacation Ideas
... that don't involve booking a flight or a hotel.
Jul 2, 2021
5 Surprising Signs That Small-Space Living Is Right for You
According to people who have done it.
Jun 29, 2021
A New Report Reveals the Most Valuable ‘90s Toys Today — and the Highest is Worth $50K
If you've still got a box full of old '90s toys, you might want to rummage through those babies.
Jun 13, 2021
6 Budgeting Hacks Money Experts Wish They'd Known 10 Years Ago
Even pros learn the hard way sometimes.
Jun 10, 2021
6 Things You Should Spend a Little Extra Money On After You Turn 30
Or when reach a financial status you've been working toward, which can certainly happen before or after your 30th birthday.
Jun 9, 2021
7 Little Ways Financial Experts Save Money on Their Groceries
They'll work for you, too!
Jun 2, 2021
Yes, You Can Use SNAP to Shop for Groceries on Amazon — Here's How
Because everyone deserves the same convenience and access to healthy foods.
May 30, 2021
6 Affordable Ways to Celebrate a Major Life Milestone at Home
You don't need to spend a ton of money to mark the occasion.
May 26, 2021
7 Mistakes You're Making When You Sell Your Stuff on Instagram
And how to fix them, according to the pros.
May 22, 2021