How To Save Big Money By Cutting Cable

  Well guys, we finally did it! We cut the cable cord. It’s been so beneficial for us that we wanted to show you how to saving big money by cutting cable. We’ve been talking about this for a while, going back and forth with the idea, and the time just finally came. We went for it, we cut the cord, and we haven’t looked back since! Why We More...

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By Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche On Monday, September 12th, 2016

Three Easy Ways to Save on Back-to-School Shopping

  It’s the first week of August and you know what that means… summer is almost over. Womp, womp! On the bright side, this is the perfect time to put your detective hat on to hunt for savings ahead of the More...

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By Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche On Friday, September 2nd, 2016

6 Steps to Buying Your Next Car in Cash

Are you planning on purchasing a new or used car in the future? Ever thought about paying for it in cash? To be honest, I’d always thought of that as one of those financial goals you read about, but are not More...

By Aja McClanahan On Sunday, July 10th, 2016

Savings ToolKit Breakdown- How I Pay Cash for Large Purchases

Since we paid off all our debt in 2013, we’ve been fortunate enough to pay cash for a number of large purchases (we were even able to do this while getting out of debt.) Here’s a list of things we paid for in More...

By Ginger Dean On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

Mortgage Loan: Everything That You Have to Know

Ah mortgage. It’s part of every adult’s life to face this huge dilemma: to get a mortgage or to not. Of course we all want to get a property that we can call our own, but is it really worth More...

By Bre Bush On Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

The Financial Perks of Being Single

Being single isn’t always viewed positively. Most people dread being single and will jump from relationship to relationship, chasing companionship no matter how superficial it may be. But, have you ever thought More...

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By Ginger Dean On Wednesday, May 25th, 2016

Is Pet Insurance a Solid Investment or Waste of Cash?

Savvy gals know when an investment is well worth it (think fringed boots) and when it’s best to pass. But there are other investments that may be well-worth the money – or not – depending on a variety of More...

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By Chonce Maddox On Monday, May 9th, 2016

How to Split the Bill, Cover Taxes AND Tip When Going Out with the Girls

A ladies night out can be a blessing. Whether you’re grabbing drinks, appetizers or dinner with your friends, the topic of how the meal will be paid for will always come up. Don’t let it be awkward. Some people More...

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By Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche On Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

LIVE RICHER Challenge Day 3: The Money Bucket for Savings

New to the Live Richer Challenge? Learn more about it HERE and sign-up. Missed some of the Challenge tasks? Catch-up then come back… Day 1:  HERE: Savings Goals Day 2: HERE : The First Law of Gold —- Week More...

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By Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche On Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

LIVE RICHER Challenge Day 2: First Law of Gold

New to the Live Richer Challenge? Learn more about it HERE and sign-up. Missed Day 1 of the Challenge? Start HERE, then come back. —– Week 1: Savings Mindset Today’s Easy Financial Task: Read “The First More...


Did you know?

African Americans are significantly more likely to have some type of debt (94%) compared with the general population (82%). Credit card debt, student loan debt, and personal loans are all significantly higher in the African American community.

Source: Prudential’s 2013 "African American Financial Experience" study