new york verses chicago

Comparing Big City Living – NY vs. Chicago

One of the biggest factors in a person’s ability to save money is geographical location. It’s a fact that’s easily forgotten because many people would never think of leaving a location that they’ve grown up in, lived in for years or that is home to all of their family and […]

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eating out

Is Eating Out or Cooking Less Expensive?

Now, more than ever, consumers are devoting large portions of their paycheck to eating out. The percentage spent on dining out has grown increasingly since 2009, and in 2015, the amount Americans spent on dining out finally surpassed the amount spent on groceries.1 So what does this mean exactly? While […]

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4th of July Savings in 4 Easy Steps

July 4, 1776, was a big day in American history: The Continental Congress solidified the Declaration of Independence, setting our fight for sovereignty into motion. It is a day set aside to acknowledge those who blazed a path before us — it only seems fitting to celebrate with exhilarating fireworks […]

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Introducing the Man Sticker Pack

Have you ever been in the middle of texting your friend and wanted to describe how empowered you felt? So inspired that you could lift a dumbbell of doughnuts above your head? Or maybe you were sending a text to your kids about lunch and were so hungry you could […]

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8 Meals You Can Make For Less Than $3.30

It isn’t easy to keep dinnertime interesting when you’re on a budget. Rustling up something spectacular with just a handful of ingredients can feel like an impossible task. So, how can you break the monotony without breaking the bank? Our new infographic gives the lowdown on eight delicious meals you […]

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14 Ways to Improve Your Self-Discipline

Whether you have a bad habit you want to kick or a goal you want to achieve, the difference between failure and success often comes down to self-discipline. You’ve promised yourself to exercise every day. You’re going to quit sugar. You’ll run a marathon by the end of the year, […]

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