Monthly Archives: March 2014

How to Save Money at the Ballpark This Season

Jack Norworth’s 1908 classic, “Take Me Out to the Ball Game,” turned peanuts and cracker jack into ballpark staples, but for a lot of families, just attending a ballgame is often unaffordable; it takes too big a bite out of … Continue reading

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3 Savvy Strategies to Save Money on Spring Reading

Going on spring break soon? Time away provides the opportunity to relax and get lost in a good book. If you’re looking for some good spring reads without spending much, we have some frugal ideas for you. Continue reading

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How to Protect Your Children Without Going Broke

Any parent worthy of the title knows that the top priority in raising children is to protect them from danger.  Whether those risks come from other people, the natural hazards on this planet, or their own underdeveloped thoughts and skills, … Continue reading

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Going Green: How to Save Money While Preparing your Lawn for Spring

The start of spring is officially right around the corner (March 20, 2014, to be exact). We’re sharing tips to get your lawn looking green without spending a lot of green. Continue reading

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Save Money on Home Security

Through 2012, the most recent year with fully reported statistics, the number and frequency of crimes in the United States, including property crimes, have continued their long decline.  This is comforting news — unless you’ve been the victim of a … Continue reading

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3 Clever Tips to Cash in on Clutter during Spring Cleaning

Say no to clutter this spring and follow these tips to earn some cash in the process. Continue reading

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Can Daylight Saving Time Save You Money, Too?

The second Sunday in March is almost upon us, and most of us know what that means:  It’s almost time to move our clocks ahead one hour for Daylight Saving (not “Savings”) Time — the first part of our annual … Continue reading

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