The True Cost of Trick-or-Treating (infographic)

Plus, How to Make Money This Halloween Season Halloween is a fun time of year, especially if you’ve got a sweet tooth. Eleven percent of the nation’s annual candy sales are made during this spooky season. (That’s roughly $2 billion in sweets!) This year, Americans will spend $6.86 billion on […]

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Personal Finance Experts Advise Chicagoans to Change Your Approach to Money to Improve Financial Situation

News Release Contact: Mike Gilhooly Office: (312) 568-4230 Email: mgilhooly@enova.com FOR RELEASE ON RECEIPT October 22, 2012 CHICAGO (October 22, 2012) – Changing your mindset around money and budgeting for everyday financial emergencies are the fastest ways to improve your financial situation, according to advice from three nationally known personal […]

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Turkey Stew Dog Food Recipe

Total Cost: $2.31 ½ lb. Ground Turkey = $1.15 $2.29 x 0.50 (1/2 of the 1 lb. of turkey) = $1.15 ½ cup Brown Rice = $0.50 $0.99 x 0.50 (1/2 of the 1-cup rice serving) = $0.50 1/4 Large Potato = $0.17 $0.69 x 0.25 (1/4 of the potato) […]

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How To Shrink Your Budget Without (Too Much) Sacrifice

How to Shrink Your Budget without (Too Much) Sacrifice

Have you ever taken your spending plan, slashed and slashed, only to think, “What’s left?” The first step is to write down everything you spend. I don’t care if it’s $1.00 thrown into the soda machine or $150 for something extravagant. Write it down. If you do it for 21 […]

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How Men and Women Spend Differently

Men and women spend and save money differently, but do you know how? The below infographic shows us how some American spending and saving habits can be gender specific. ” /> Embed This Image On Your Site (copy code below): Courtesy of: It’s Economic

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