Open Box Items Save Tons of Money

By |June 5th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

Have you ever bought a brand new TV? I have. In fact, I got one a few days ago. When I moved into my new apartment and bought a living room set, the deal included a brand new TV from Best Buy or a $645 gift card. I wanted a new TV, but I didn't want the one they were

4 Travel Tips that Don’t Suck

By |May 23rd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

I've been told that travel tips are often rigid and impersonal. I give tips all the time and I don't think I'm rigid or impersonal, so I'll give this a shot. Here are four fluid and personal travel tips for your enjoyment: Roommates Aren't So Bad Remember when you were younger (maybe high school or college) and you used to

Don’t Just Assume Pickup is Cheaper

By |May 22nd, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: |

I mentioned yesterday that I moved into a new apartment last weekend. I guess I forgot to mention that I moved in with my long-time girlfriend Tag. She is starting nursing school this summer and we moved close to her campus so she can have all the study time she needs without having to worry about a commute. Plus our

My New Bedsheets Are Heavenly

By |May 21st, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: |

If you've ever thought to yourself, "I want to make an immediate, dramatic increase in the quality of my life for less than $100" then I have an idea for you: new bedsheets. I bought my old bedsheets about four years ago. I spent about $100 or so and I thought they were pretty nice. They were cotton and something

I’m Back From Mexico

By |May 7th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Life|Tags: , |

I'm back from Mexico! I had a good vacation. I'm relaxed and rejuvenated; I'm ready to get back to work, get back to Thousandaire, and get back to building my new website that is still a few weeks (or months) away from completion. Here are some pictures from my trip: A Week Vacation is

How to Save Money on Vacation

By |April 27th, 2012|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

I just spent four days at a Las Vegas hotel, and I'm about to spend a week in Mexico. When you're kinda cheap like me, the thought of spending money on 10 days of vacations is enough to make you sick. But never fear! Every vacation doesn't have to be expensive. Here are a few ways I've saved money on