Archive for the ‘FRUGAL FRIDAY’ Category

Remington S2044 Damage Therapy Ceramic Hair Straightener Review

Posted February 5th, 2019 by lisa | Comments Off on Remington S2044 Damage Therapy Ceramic Hair Straightener Review

The Remington S2044 Damage Therapy Ceramic Hair Straightener with Teflon fiber plates might have you believing it is an inferior, low-end product due to its price. At less than $45, you may be inclined to look a little further up the retail price food chain before you do your flattening iron shopping. But doing so […]

Cars pushing Beijingers to abandon bike and drive to work

Posted February 5th, 2019 by lisa | Comments Off on Cars pushing Beijingers to abandon bike and drive to work

Throngs of cyclists jostling in the city’s bike lanes on their daily commute once earned Beijing the nickname the  bicycle kingdom. But, as attitudes towards biking to work change, a generation of well-off commuters eagerly enjoying the benefits of their new-found economic clout  have left cyclists sucking on the exhaust of flashy Bmws. In 2009, 1,500 cars […]

[Frugal Fridays] Get Out of Debt!!

Posted March 3rd, 2018 by lisa | Comments Off on [Frugal Fridays] Get Out of Debt!!

This month’s Frugal Friday is a big one, but I promise you it’s worth the read! Considering that the total amount of US consumer debt in 2010 was nearly $2.4 trillion (source), I think it’s safe to say that we all have some debt that needs to be paid off. So if you have thousands in credit […]

[frugal fridays] the #1 personal finance rule

Posted March 3rd, 2018 by lisa | Comments Off on [frugal fridays] the #1 personal finance rule

Happy Friday everyone! Today, I want to talk about the most important rule in personal finance. There are tons of “rules” and methods when it comes to personal finance. In fact, many people continue to disagree on how to treat different aspects of personal finance – student loan debt, credit card debt, mortgage payments, etc. But […]