We could always use new ideas to help us save money on a daily basis. With the popularity of smartphones and the availability of hundreds of thousands of smartphone applications, there are many new ways to save money. We all know the popular game apps like Angry Birds, Temple Run, and Words with Friends, but there are plenty of money saving apps.
GasBuddy (Available for iPhone, Android, Windows, Blackberry)
Those of us that do a substantial amount of driving can save a significant amount of mone... [More]
There is no doubt about it - When it comes to the holidays, there is bound to be food, family, friends, cookies, and a bottle or two of good wine. Even if you and your family aren’t planning on partaking in the consumption of said bottles of wine, a good bottle wine is always perfect for a last minute gift or even just an easy grab-and-go contribution to your neighbor’s holiday party. That being said, we went around to some of Baltimore’s well-known wine and spirits experts to ... [More]
Let's face it - putting money in a savings account isn’t exactly the most exciting thing to do with your hard-earned cash, even for adults. If you find it difficult to motivate yourself to save, imagine how kids feel about saving. Here are some tips on how to help motivate your kids to save money and become financially responsible individuals:
1) Give your kids a weekly allowance and help them set a budget.
Have your kids agree to an amount that they should save weekly and ... [More]