My 24 Hour Car Buying Experience

Car Purchase

The following is a contribution from my good blogging friend, Brock, from Clever Dude. Brock writes about family, marriage, finances and life over at Clever Dude. Please enjoy his post on his recent car buying experience. If you’re interested in contributing to Frugal Rules please see our guidelines and contact us. I did something over …

How to Save Money on Entertainment

Save money on entertainment

Please welcome back our usual Thursday contributor, Laurie for The Frugal Farmer… One of the ways we’ve been working hard at finding balance as we pay off debt is by saving where we can, including finding ways to save money on entertainment. When we started our debt payoff journey in January of 2013, our first …

The Convenience Fee – Do You Pay It?

Convenience Fee

Please welcome back our usual Wednesday contributor, Grayson from Debt Roundup I have a little confession to make.  There are times when I don’t mind paying the dreaded convenience fee.  There are times when the convenience fee is apparent and other times when it is subtle.  As someone who is dedicated to paying less for …

Why You Shouldn’t Shop Sales

shop sales

Please welcome back our usual Tuesday contributor, Cat from Budget Blonde. Picture this: You walk into your favorite store in the mall, and there it is…a massive SALE sign. Everything is 50% off! It’s like angels are singing, and forces beyond your control are pushing you towards the back of the store. Suddenly, it’s as …

I’m on a Mission to Save Money

Mission to Save

Please welcome back our usual Wednesday contributor, Grayson from Debt Roundup Hey everyone.  I am on a mission.  A mission to save a lot of money.  Why am I on such a mission?  The answer is simple. My wife and I are buying a home. We are currently in the process of listing our current …

3 Guaranteed Ways to Save Money in 2014

save money in 2014

Please welcome back our usual Tuesday contributor, Cat from Budget Blonde. How is it possible that it’s 2014 already? Seriously, didn’t we just write posts like this for 2013? I can’t believe how fast this year flew by, and it’s truly amazing how much can change in just a short amount of time. I know …

Is Black Friday Really Dead?

Black Friday

How on EARTH is Thanksgiving this week? The year feels like it has flown by, but Thanksgiving is probably my favorite time of the year for a variety of reasons. That feeling was instilled in me when we lost our sweet Isaac five years ago a few weeks before Turkey Day and I got to …