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5 Tips to Help you Cool Down your Heating Bill
Wed, 02/16/11 | 7 Comments
5 Tips to Help you Cool Down your Heating Bill

This is a guest post by Andrea Horn, personal finance coach and creator of Recession Proof Living. Considering I just spent $150 on my heating bill last month, I need to listen up! – G.E.

When …

Net10 LG900G Review: A No-Contract “Smartphone” for Under $40?
Tue, 02/8/11 | 382 Comments
Net10 LG900G Review: A No-Contract “Smartphone” for Under $40?

This past week I upgraded from an old-school Net10 Motorola W375 flip phone (think first gen. Razr) to the new Net10 LG900G. I’ve praised Net10 a lot on the site before for their low cost, …

Looking for a Secure Job? Start with these 20 Occupations with the Lowest Unemployment Rate
Thu, 02/3/11 | 11 Comments
Looking for a Secure Job? Start with these 20 Occupations with the Lowest Unemployment Rate

Job Security is something that we all strive for. But are any jobs offering it these days? Perhaps we can look to the very recent past to find out. Much like stocks, past performance isn’t …

What would you do with your Life if Money were not an Issue?
Tue, 01/25/11 | 34 Comments
What would you do with your Life if Money were not an Issue?

I have a question for you.
It’s a question that, at its root, is the single biggest driving force behind wanting to improve our personal finances – whether we know it or not.
We work so that …

Energy Tax Credits Extended but Reduced in 2011
Mon, 01/10/11 | 10 Comments
Energy Tax Credits Extended but Reduced in 2011

Update: the latest energy tax credit details have now been released.
Energy Tax Credit Changes in 2011
There is a home Energy Tax Credit this year, it’s just not half what it used to be. Literally. The …

Ranking the 4 Major Wireless Carriers Early Termination Fees (& How to Avoid them)
Mon, 12/20/10 | 17 Comments
Ranking the 4 Major Wireless Carriers Early Termination Fees (& How to Avoid them)

Back when I was writing my post on the worst return policies, I almost lumped in every contractual wireless service provider due to their pesky early termination fee penalties that are enforced in order to …


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