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How to do just about anything; life hacks to navigate obstacles of all types, from the trivial to the severe.

Tiffany hamma year ago
How to Save Money
For as long as I can remember, money has always been something I strived to control. Growing up in NYC with such a large family, funds were often limited. If you wanted something outside of the prescr...
Mother's Day Gifts and Activities on a Budget
If you guys are anything like me, when January rolls around you are so broke you have to start rationing the tinned food in your cupboard to make sure you’ll be able to eat for the foreseeable future....
Jane O'Learya year ago
5 Ways to Cut Down Your Plastic Use
Shows such as Blue Planet II have made it clear that our oceans are full of plastic, and it's time to do something about it. It's not until you think about plastic that you realise that almost everyth...
How to Light Your Home
One of the most important things you can do to improve your home is to organise and increase your lighting. Not only is it important for visibility, but it also makes colours pop and can be the focal ...
The 50/30/20 Rule
If the word budget stresses you out and makes you think of living paycheck to paycheck, then you are not alone. It just means that you have the same ideas about budgeting that most people do. However,...
Joseph Pechera year ago
Things Not to Do When Pulled Over by the Police!!!
(In Clint Eastwood voice) I know what you're thinking... Did he just honk his siren at me or the other guy going down the road? Well, to tell you the truth in all of this excitement, I can't really te...
tnk a year ago
5 Tips on How to Save Money
Have you ever asked your parents for money because you spent all your paycheck? How about missing an opportunity because you didn't have enough money for it? Say goodbye to these days because here are...
Dylan Behrendsa year ago
How to Wake up Early in the Morning
Do you ever go to bed with the idea that you are going to wake up early and have a great morning, but actually wake up pressing the snooze button over and over again, waking up way late? These few tip...
Amber Johnsona year ago
Financial Woes
So you have officially entered into the corporate world. You are excited to start a career path, save money, buy a house maybe? You think, "Hey this will be a piece of cake! I can do this!" You though...
Reigning in Bad Bipolar Spending Habits
Bad spending habits can be stopped if you just sit on your money, and have whole days where you don’t spend a dime. As a low-income person, I have to save money every which way I can. It almost takes ...
Michelle Huntera year ago
How to Add Six Chunks of Heavenly Chocolaty Designs to Your Home…
Chocolate. It’s comforting, stimulating, addictive and just plain good! But who knew the potential chocolate has to help us think inside and outside the box when it comes to home design? These six del...
3 Questions You Have to Ask When Considering Mortgage Refinance
Mortgage refinance always sounds “good.” The point of it is to take the current loan and how much you’ve paid it down and opt for a different loan option. The result usually is you get a lower mortgag...
Rowan Marleya year ago
How to Pay Off Credit Card Debt Faster
Recently, I used a calculator to discover a pretty shocking statistic. If you have $5,000 in credit card debt and you're paying a minimum payment of $90 per month at around 19.90 percent interest, it ...
Janelle Ouelleta year ago
Tips on How to Get a Good Night's Sleep
Here are some healthy and hopefully helpful alternatives to get a good night's sleep without the use of prescription drugs or over-the-counter sleep aids. A lot of prescription drugs and over-the-coun...
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Ben Hamptona year ago
Get Rid of the Hiccups Instantly!
Everyone knows what it's like to have the hiccups. Annoying, aggravating, and you simply just can't sit still. I've been thinking that, well, I might as well share my positive experience with others! ...
Life Hacks You’ve Heard and Should Have Remembered
Everyone can use a good life hack. All those genius ideas that seem obvious once you hear about them but you never came up with yourself are really the most useful. Today, I’ve put together a few of t...
Kelsey Langea year ago
Awesome Lifehacks for Vaseline You Never Knew You Needed
From a beauty staple to a home renovator, Vaseline can be used in an alarming amount of ways. These are the top ten tricks that will make a difference in your life with just a single jar. You'll be su...
Georgina Leea year ago
The No Spend Challenge
In April 2017, my partner and I made a decision to give everything we've got to digging ourselves out of the hole we were in—not enough money coming in, borrowing from the rent and scraping it back du...