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Our Ultimate Guide: 11 Tips to Get A Raise at Work

One of the most straightforward ways to earn more money is through your job. However, talking about money is something that makes many people nervous. Well, have no fear! We have a few tips to help you get a raise at work.  No. 1: Acknowledge and Conquer Your Fear It’s natural to be nervous-or even afraid-of asking for a raise. …

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The Best Side Hustles for College Students in 2021

This is a guest post written by one of our Bees, Braeden Morgan. Everyone in college student could use a few extra dollars, whether it be for textbooks, buying meals, or saving up for next semester’s tuition. The good news is there are several side hustles that allow you to make money without having to venture too far off of …

10 Budget-Friendly Fall Activities

Did we catch you in the wrong season? If so, here are some budget-friendly spring activities and winter activities. With the temperatures dropping and the leaves turning, fall is a great time to go outside and explore nature. However, it can be hard to find inexpensive activities. Here are 10 budget-friendly fall activities that won’t break the bank.  No. 1: …

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11 Tips to Pay Off Student Loans Faster

People with a bachelor’s degree earn $24,000 more per year on average than those with only a high school diploma, according to Northeastern University. However, that higher earning potential comes with a higher cost. Smart Asset reported that the average student loan debt is $28,400 with an average payment of $297 for 10 years. Here are 11 tips to help pay off …

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10 Tips to Help Your Child Pay for College

A college degree can be a huge step towards a better future for your children. However, the average cost of college tuition is $25,362 per academic year, making it an expensive proposition for many families. Here are 10 tips to help your child pay for college. No. 1: Start a College Savings Account A few plans to help you and your child …

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12 Steps to Prepare Yourself Financially For a Baby

Parents say that having kids is one of the most rewarding experiences but they also say that preparing for a baby can be stressful. Numbers vary, but the cost of raising a child from birth through college is about $250,000. This includes things like housing, food, transportation, healthcare, education, childcare, clothing, personal care items, and entertainment.  We put together 12 steps …

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14 Different Ways to Make Extra Cash With Your Car

Cars can quickly get you from point A to point B, but they also are expensive. According to AAA, the average cost of owning and operating a new car per year was $9,561 per year. This is for 15,000 miles driven and rounds out to about $800 a month.  Here are 14 options to earn extra cash by using your vehicle, …

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11 Tips for Saving Money on Your Next Vacation

This is a guest post from one of our Bees, Dale Calaway.   Vacations are a great way to spend time exploring, relaxing, and rejuvenating. But that does not mean you have to go broke in the process. Check out these 11 tips to get the most out of your vacation without spending a fortune. No. 1: Pack Light. Depending on …

Our Ultimate Guide: 13 Tips to Save Money on Car Rentals

Renting cars is fun but can be an expensive confusing process. To help you save money, we put together 13 tips about car rentals for you. No. 1: Sign up for AAA Insurance AAA offers roadside assistance and discounts on various services to its members. One partnership they have allows you to save up to 20 percent on Hertz rentals. They also …