Look Amazing on a Budget

Whether you're building a new wardrobe or adding to what you already have, we all want to look amazing while keeping to a budget. Here are 5 ideas for how to look amazing on a budget: 1. Start shopping secondhand. Whether it's thrift stores, consignment boutiques or by swapping with a [...]

By | 2015-03-11T22:20:24-07:00 March 25th, 2015|Save|0 Comments

Small Changes Have Big Financial Impact

There's one small change you can make that can really save you money. It's the idea that you don't have to buy the BEST of something every time you make a purchase. But, it's okay to spend a little extra on the things that you think are most important or [...]

By | 2015-02-21T11:47:10-07:00 February 21st, 2015|Save|1 Comment

Cheap & Creative Halloween Costumes

Halloween is almost upon us and I'm curious- how much will you be spending on your costume this year? Did you make sure to add this expense to your October budget? I spent countless hours (not really, I used Pinterest) to find Halloween costumes that could be replicated pretty inexpensively. [...]

By | 2014-10-09T17:53:16-07:00 October 9th, 2014|Be Inspired, Save|0 Comments

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 | 2015-03-26T20:34:03-07:00 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 | 2018-06-04T11:41:40-07:00 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 | 2014-04-22T07:42:14-07:00 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 | 2014-10-18T10:29:47-07:00 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 | 2014-10-18T10:12:16-07:00 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 | 2013-09-16T19:28:49-07:00 September 5th, 2013|Save|0 Comments
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