Moms Can Supplement Income With Mystery Shopping

I’ve been mystery shopping since I was 16 years old and to date, I’ve done more than 5,000 mystery shops! I’ve mystery shopped local grocery stores, an Ikea, fast food establishments, restaurants, and liquor stores. I’ve even been asked to pretend like I’m shopping for a car – took a test drive and everything, plus […]

Protecting Your Family: 7 Benefits to Having Life Insurance

While it can be difficult to think about what may happen to your family in the event of your untimely passing, making decisions about life insurance can insure that should something happen to you, your spouse and children will be protected financially. Read on for seven benefits to having life insurance that all parents should […]

3 Uncommon Financial Safety Nets for Family-Oriented Workers

You might have heard the familiar lecture from a parent or grandparent; the one where your elderly relative talks about how they worked a consistent nine-to-five for forty years and retired with full benefits, fueled only by their determination and solid work ethic. To them, it can seem baffling why someone could be unemployed unless […]

Family Finances: Tips for Teaching Kids While They’re Young

If you’ve ever been in a bad situation with money, you’ve probably wished that someone would have provided you with a more solid financial basis. Since your children are still young, you have the opportunity to do that for them. These are some tips that will help you to teach kids about the importance of […]

Six Ways to Teach Your Kids How to Save for Their Futures

Teaching children to think beyond today, sometimes even beyond the “now,” is pretty tough, especially if your children are still young. However, preparing your kids for the future is something all parents must do, even though nearly everything in society promotes instant gratification. If you want your kids to grow up to be great savers […]

Getting Your Family On A Budget: 6 Money Saving Tips

No matter how financially-sound a household may be, creating a budget will provide a number of advantages to a family. Whether it is teaching children about responsibility or finding money for a second vacation each year, here are six simple tips for making a budget and sticking to it. 1. Prepaid Charge Cards At some […]