Tips for Camping on the Cheap

In our blog post 10 Ways to Vacation on the Cheap, I wrote about camping as a low cost option. As I thought about it further, I realized camping can be as expensive as a more traditional vacation....but it doesn’t have to be. Here are my tips for camping on [...]

By | 2015-03-26T20:34:03+00:00 July 11th, 2014|Save|0 Comments

10 Ways to Vacation on the Cheap

As summer approaches, many Americans are looking for ways to vacation on the cheap. A family vacation can set you back a couple of paychecks and many business owners think they can’t afford to take time off. First, let me tell you it’s worth it for your soul, creativity, and [...]

By | 2018-06-04T11:41:40+00:00 May 9th, 2014|Save|1 Comment

The cost of feeding your family

For years I've told people the average grocery expense per person each month is $150. So, if it's you, a spouse and you have two kids, that means you likely spend $600 per month on groceries. I'm a pretty good saver yet I have to tell ya, I think that [...]

By | 2014-04-22T07:42:14+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|Save|0 Comments

Tips for Saving Money at the Grocery Store

At Fiscal Fitness, we’re always looking for ways to help our clients save money. We’re here to help you make your financial goals a reality whether it’s taking a dream vacation, paying off debt, or buying the car you want. An effective way to save money is to plan, cut [...]

By | 2014-10-18T10:29:47+00:00 April 4th, 2014|Save|0 Comments

3 Alternatives to Cable

My husband and I don’t have cable. When we go on vacation and stay somewhere with DirecTV or Dish Network, we get a little excited. More times than not, however, we end up flipping through roughly 100 channels and saying, “There’s nothing to watch.” It reinforces what we already know- [...]

By | 2014-10-18T10:12:16+00:00 October 13th, 2013|Save|0 Comments

Tips for Finding Birthday Deals

Being on a budget doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate your birthday in style. We took a look and found a variety of birthday freebies – from a free coffee at Starbucks to free movie popcorn and free birthday meals. Check customer loyalty programs for stores like Bath & Body Works, [...]

By | 2013-09-16T19:28:49+00:00 September 5th, 2013|Save|0 Comments

29 Ways to Keep your Energy Bill Low

The warm summer months are here! I'm often asked if I have any ideas on how to reduce your monthly electric bill. One of my favorite tips just so happens to be the one that tends to be completely ignored: keeping your energy usage low. Here are 29 small changes [...]

By | 2018-09-13T09:03:53+00:00 June 26th, 2012|Save|0 Comments

Save money on eating out

Everybody has those days where they find themselves having to go out to lunch during the work week to market, consult, or simply keep connections. However, those days that you find yourself just running to a local fast food store to grab something quick, try bringing your own! If you [...]

By | 2013-05-04T23:41:21+00:00 May 22nd, 2012|Save|0 Comments

“I Don’t Have Time to Coupon!”

Hear a lot about couponing these days? Well, it's because it's a great way to save a TON of money! I know, I know, you're thinking "That's way too time consuming." It doesn't have to be! There are a lot of great sites out there these days that can pretty [...]

By | 2013-05-04T23:42:06+00:00 May 15th, 2012|Save|2 Comments
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