Saving Money

Do You Leave Your Christmas Lights On All Night? How You Can Save Money on Your Christmas Light Display

by Ryan Guina November 30, 2016

Several year ago I was leaving for work in the morning and noticed I had left my Christmas lights on all night. It was still dark out when I left for work, so there was no missing the lights. I stopped my car and turned off the lights right away. We only had a medium […]

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Shopping Responsibly on Black Friday

by Ryan Guina November 23, 2016

Black Friday is right around the corner, which means lots of crowds and big savings. Now is the time to start planning – not necessarily for the deals you will seek, but how to shop responsibly. But for me, I will be at home, spending some well-earned time off with my family. I’m well aware […]

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2016 Veterans Day Free Meals, Discounts, & Events

by Ryan Guina November 7, 2016

Veterans Day is a day to remember and thank military members for their service in the armed forces. As a military veteran, it always humbles me to see the thanks given by so many people on Veterans Day. Though none of us served for recognition, it is nice (and humbling) to be thanked for your […]

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Why You Might Want to Buy Your Next Car From a Car Rental Company

by Kevin Mercadante December 14, 2015

If you want to buy a used car, you generally have two choices: either buy from an individual, or subject yourself to the pressure tactics of a used car dealership. Either way, it can be tough to know if the car you’re buying will be reliable, or even if you’ll get a good deal on […]

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Republic Wireless – An Inexpensive, No-Contract Alternative to the Big Cell Phone Companies (and Their Outrageous Contracts!)

by Ryan Guina August 28, 2015

I’ve been a loyal Sprint customer for about 7 years or 8 years now. I’m grandfathered into a pretty sweet plan, so I haven’t had any incentive to look elsewhere for my cell phone service. But I recently found out about Republic Wireless, which intrigued me. Republic Wireless offers incredibly low monthly rates for unlimited […]

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10 Cheap Date Ideas – Save Money without Sacrificing Romance

by Ryan Guina May 22, 2015

I went to California this past week. My wife and I are both frugal by nature. We just don’t spend a lot of money unless it is planned or we have good reason. But that doesn’t mean we don’t like to have fun. All you need is a little creativity to have a good time. […]

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How I Save – Prioritizing Spending & Tracking My Progress

by Ryan Guina January 13, 2015

This post is part of the TaxACT How I Save blog tour which teaches you ways to keep more money in your pocket. Last year, TaxACT saved America over $240 million on tax preparation. How much can you save? To learn more about tips and strategies on saving, click here. There is a famous quote […]

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