What Should You Give the Other Mothers in Your Life?

By |May 8th, 2018|Categories: Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , , |

This year Mother’s Day spending will reach an estimated $23.6 billion. Although the strength of the economy is a key driver of this spending, another factor includes people buying gifts for all of the other mothers in their lives — not just their own mother.

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It’s Best to Give And Receive At the Same Time

By |February 20th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

They say it is better to give than to receive. What about when you can do both at the same time? That's what I did last weekend when I was in St. Louis taking care of my mom after her surgery. While I spent most of the weekend taking care of my mom, I did have some time to go

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The Worst Way to Buy a Birthday Present

By |November 28th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

I need to start today's post by wishing a very special Happy Birthday to Tag. She turns 24 today, which means she's a year older than she was, but still two years younger than me. Which means I have a hot younger woman for a girlfriend, which is awesome! In the past Tag and I have done things together for

Great Gifts that Don’t Cost A Lot

By |June 21st, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

My birthday was about two months ago and one of my friends sent me a present in the mail. One of the worst things about my apartment (and one of the reasons I'm glad I'm moving) is that they never tell me when I have a package. I guess they just assume I'll know to go pick up a surprise

Being a Kid Isn’t An Excuse for Bad Manners

By |April 25th, 2011|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , , , , |

Yesterday for Easter, I spent the whole day with my aunt, uncle and cousins. We went to church in the morning and then came back and had some breakfast. I played some Portal 2 with my cousin (sweet game), and then we headed to a neighbor's house for an Easter brunch. There were about five or six families over there,

Should Homeless Couple Sell Super Bowl Tickets?

By |February 2nd, 2011|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , , |

Don't forget to enter my $25 Amazon Giveaway before Feb 6th, 2011! You may have heard there is a football game being played on Sunday. The Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers will play Super Bowl XLV in Arlington, TX this Sunday. This game is simply the biggest sporting and television event of the year. Tickets sell for thousands of