I am not one for buying on Craig’s list. First of all, it’s time consuming. Once you finally find something fabulous, you have to connect with the seller. If the treasure hasn’t been sold yet, you still have to coordinate a meeting to take a look. By this time, you’ve already invested hours.
We are givers. In fact, research shows spending money on others makes us happier than spending on ourselves. I don’t know about you, but I just want to make sure my gift is going to a real charity, the funds aren’t just spent on overhead, and the organization is professional. That’s not too much to […]
I hate wasting money on stupid stuff. The worst is when I buy the wrong thing at the store. Does that ever happen to you? Items look alike and there are so many choices. It’s easy to make a mistake and come home with the wrong thing. There is a solution! In this episode of […]
I’ll admit it. I used to take months to turn in my business expenses. After traveling all week, who wants to sit down to paperwork? Not me. I want to hang out with friends not crank out reports at my desk. Turns out, it’s worth it to take a few minutes each week to organize […]
I am serious. Take a hike! You support national, state and local parks with your tax dollars so get out and use them – for free. In this episode of Tightwad Tuesday, I encourage you to enjoy the great outdoors.
Do you want to do your “good deed of the day” and enjoy your hobbies at the same time? There can be a “win-win”. In this Episode of Tightwad Tuesday, I talk about how to interact with your charity to give more and get more, too.