100 Genius Ways to Earn Extra Money You Need to Try

100+ Extreme Ways to Earn Extra Money

A big reason why Ben and I started this blog was to help people learn all about the different ways you can earn extra money. From simple side hustles, to launching full blown startups (and everything in between), we’ve wracked our brains and scoured Internet to bring you all that we could find. The result? A comprehensive list of over 100 extreme ways you can earn extra money. Obviously, earning extra money is something that can really change your life.  Money can buy you freedom in more ways than one, despite what people may say. Earning extra money on top of […]

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No spend weekend ideas

25 Fun Things to Do on a No-Spend Weekend

Is your bank account begging you to take a time-out? Have you splurged one too many times recently, and need to get it together again. It may be time to take a “no spend weekend.” The idea behind a no-spend weekend is pretty simple:   For just a few days, you need to occupy yourself with things that do not cost any money at all.   It can be a great way to kick start a more frugal lifestyle change. Note: no-spend weekends do not mean no-FUN weekends. Far from it, actually. I’ve found that some of the weekends where […]

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best work from home jobs hiring now

11 Best Work from Home Jobs for 2018

Work from home jobs have become extremely popular. 115% more popular to be exact, according to a recent study by Flex Jobs and Global Workplace Analytics. As such, it’s no surprise that the 1.8 million Americans that left their jobs between 2005 and 2017 cited greater flexibility, increased happiness, and better pay, as primary factors in their decision to ditch the traditional 9 to 5 grind. For some — think stay at home moms — work from home jobs offer a way to bring in additional income when things are tight. For others, legitimate work from home jobs provide an avenue […]

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Put away $5,000 and learn how to save money no matter what your income level is.

6 Genius Ways to Trick Yourself Into Saving Money (up to $5,000)

What would you do with an extra $5,000? It’s fun to think about, but I want to do something a little bit different with this article. I want to show you how to actually do it. Yes. How to actually save $5,000. In under a year. “But I can barely save any money right now as it is!” “Money is so tight! I can barely keep my head above water!” “Woe is me! Blah blah blah.” Stop. Stop with the excuses. So many of you make excuses before even making an honest attempt to save. The truth is, there is […]

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Check out these actionable tips to fix and repair your credit score.

4 Easy Ways to Fix a Low Credit Score That Actually Work

garagestock | Shutterstock Your credit score really matters. Did you know that having a low credit score can increase the cost of a 5 year $20,000 car loan by over $5,000? It’s true, and less than 25% of consumers are aware of it, according to a recent survey. Auto loans aren’t the only the only thing affected by your credit score. Having a low score can can mean higher interest rates on your mortgage and having reduced borrowing limits on credit cards. Even if you don’t borrow, your credit score still matters. Credit scores are often used by parties other than lenders. For […]

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