Let's get right to it. Coinstar charges a fee to be able to deposit your coins and get cash back. Yep, that's right, you have to pay them money to get cash from your coins. They are a business of convenience after all. Luckily for you, we're here to show you how to deposit your coins for free and Coinstar allows you do to do it. It's not illegal and they even show this on their site. *Important Note: While Coinstar's fee is 11.9% nationally, … [Read more...] about How to Skip the Coinstar Fee when Depositing Your Coins
It's back to school season my friends. If you have kids in school, then you know about this lovely time. The school lists are out and you need to head out to get supplies if you haven't already. What happens if you don't get a school list though? Do you know what school supplies you will need to purchase in order to be ready for the first day? Since my son goes to school in a few weeks, I figured I would look around for a good guide based on … [Read more...] about Free Back to School Supplies Guide for Every Grade
It's starting to get warm out there again, which means one thing... Time to tune up and turn on those air conditioners while trying to save money on your cooling bills. Tough job! If you're anything like me, then you know how uncomfortable it can be when you're hot in your own home. I hate being hot, so I love air conditioning. I consider it one of the greatest inventions around, just due to how much I hate being hot. Living in the south … [Read more...] about Should I Turn Off My A/C To Save More Money?
We are in November and it's time to get our holiday spending ready to go. If you haven't already put together a list of gift ideas, then you might need to start working on that. Most people focus on what they are going to buy, but not so much on how they are going to pay for it. Did you know credit card debt increases during the holiday season? It shouldn't be a surprise really, but it also doesn't have to be the norm. If you'd just save up some … [Read more...] about 17 Simple Ways to Make Extra Money Before Christmas
Have you heard about the magic penny before? What about turning one little penny into over $10 million? No? Well, before we go on to talk about this magical penny, let me ask you a simple question and I want you to answer it honestly. Would you rather have $1 million or one penny doubled every day for 31 days? I'm going to bet that 95% of you are going to pick the million dollars. Heck, that's quite tempting isn't it. To have one million … [Read more...] about Can You Really Turn $0.01 into $10 Million?
The new year is here and I'm sure you're ready to get started on your resolutions. Typically people are focusing on their weight, especially after two holidays of eating good food. I know I could lose a few pounds after this holiday break. More importantly, some are focusing their goals on their finances and I applaud those people. A new year is a great time to look over your finances and see where you can improve. You might even start a nice … [Read more...] about 39 of the Best Financial Tips to Start the New Year