Posts tagged "saving money"

Brown Bag It: 10 Weekday Lunches You’ll Actually Want To Eat

Let's set the scene, shall we? It's 1 p.m., you're sitting at your desk, your stomach starts to growl, and your thoughts turn to the limp, soggy PB&J crammed into your bottom desk drawer. You've been trying to save some money and pack your own lunches, but now the corner deli is calling your name.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / August 24, 2012

Pinch Your Pennies In Style

This cute little coin purse tells a heavy truth in grand floral style. Sure, the economy sucks, but look at those cheery daisies, think happy thoughts, and then dig out a couple quarters to buy yourself a Twix bar.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / December 31, 2010

Money 101: How To Save For The Big Stuff

Let’s face it, saving money is a bitch. But all the big stuff in life -- car, college, marriage, kids, travel -- have equally big dollar signs attached. To minimize debt, saving for these expenditures ahead of time is important. Here are six effective strategies to set money aside -- and keep it there.

By: Amelia Timbers / September 29, 2010

Cobbler Vs. New Shoes: Which Is The Better Value?

Thinking I was being smart with my money, I recently took three pairs of black high heels to my local shoe repair man to get them gussied up. All of them were in pretty sad condition—the heels worn down to the metal screw, soles thin, and scuffs all around. (FYI, these shoes weren't anything super…

By: Leonora Epstein / September 1, 2009

Wednesday Quickies!

The Jolie-Pitt twins' first photos will go to the magazine who stops using the term "Brangelina". DEAL! [TMZ] Should sex talk be so segregated? [Boinkology] Gabrielle Union discusses everything from surviving a rape to her painful divorce to those pesky Derek Jeter rumors. [Page Six Magazine] A-Rod supposedly said he's in love with Madonna and…

By: Annika Harris / July 9, 2008