Can you make money by signing up for credit card offers?

  I don’t remember exactly when it started happening– but sometime in my early twenties, I started getting inundated by those lovely (sarcasm) mailers from credit card companies.   (I’m not normally this excited when I get credit card offers,…

Behind the scenes: How much do I spend?

It occurred to me that I’ve never shared any specifics about my spending habits.   You guys know that I was able to save up enough money to quit my office job and start my own biz- and you might…

how-to-get-free-starbucks

I know, I might have to turn in my personal finance blogger card by writing about Starbucks AGAIN.   But truthfully, I’ve always been a fan of Starbucks. I mean, they have the best whipped cream EVER. How can you…

Best of Rochester

As I mentioned last week, my parents made the long trek up to Rochester for a few days!   I was SO excited that they came. It’s a looooong drive (7 hours… or 10 if you take the scenic route…

Get a Cheap Hobby!

One of the biggest things that helps me save money every month is the fact that I genuinely enjoy doing things that are free. If I had a whole bunch of expensive hobbies, my monthly spending would be SO MUCH HIGHER just…