Archive for November, 2010

Make a list and check it twice.

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

To help you stay on track, set a budget and create a shopping list before you head out to the mall to do your holiday shopping.

Don’t underestimate the power of change.

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Try tossing all of your change into a container for the next month and see how fast it adds up!

Know Your Credit Score.

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

It’s the number lenders use to determine how much money they are willing to lend you and at what interest rate. Click here to see what can affect your credit score.

Turn off your lights.

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Now that we have turned the clocks back, we will be turning on our lights an hour earlier. A simple way to save on your electic bill is to get into the habit of turning out the light every time you leave a room.

Drive the Speed Limit.

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2010

Not only can you avoid the expense of a speeding ticket, you can also save money on gasoline. According to the U.S. Dept. of Energy, most automobiles get about 20 percent more miles per gallon on the highway at 55mph than they do at 70mph.