With a couple kids and a very busy working mama lifestyle, I could use all the beauty help I can get. I would love to roll back the clock to bring back the tone and the texture of younger looking skin. Now I can with the all new On In Beauty Beauty System. On […]
Over the years I’ve wasted my share of money
if not more. While my car was one of my biggest splurges, entertainment spending was close behind.
I may have grown up taking advantage of cheap entertainment, I can’t say that trend continued as I got older. Instead, as I got more money in my […]
Recently a blogger friend contacted me about helping promote his new ebook. The cool thing about this ebook is that it is a collaboration with numerous other personal. So I gladly agreed to help them out.
I have to admit there was a bit of jealousy on my part since the group of […]
Sometimes the most powerful lessons come early on in life. Maybe it’s because we are more impressionable at that age or maybe it’s just because we look back fondly upon those times. Regardless of the reason, those lessons stick with us for the rest of our lives and often shape who we […]
Last month I organized a $1000 cash giveaway. For February they are providing a cash giveaway for $999.99. In honor of Jay-Z, the theme of this giveaway contest is 99 problems, specifically money problems.
I could probably list 99 money problems I’ve had over the years, but instead I’d like to focus on […]
To celebrate the holiday season, I’ve been doing extra giveaways this month. It’s just a small way to give back to fellow bloggers and readers of my blog. Ok…also the hardcore contest entering crowd. They can take part too.
For this contest I teamed up with some of my blogger friends to […]
As the year winds down I’ve been thinking back at how far this blog has come already.
It seems like just last week it had a 22M Alexa Ranking and no Google PR. Back then I only had visitors if I commented on other blogs. I was happy to get 20 visitors a […]
Once a year we are reminded to be thankful for what we have. If you care about your finances though, try practicing this year round.
Since you are reading this post online I’m going to go out on a limb and assume you have plenty to be thankful for.
Unless you are online at a […]
People who know me personally know that I can be damn stubborn. Tell me something needs to be done a certain way and I’ll question it and often end up doing it my own way.
When it came to emergency funds, I wasn’t much different. Sure I keep a modest sized buffer in […]
One of my favorite things about running this blog is being able to help people. I know my blogging tips series has been helping fellow bloggers. I’d hope my financial advice is helping readers too. Just to make sure I’m helping people I like to also host some giveaways on this […]
If you’ve ever been faced with a large amount of debt to pay off, you know just how overwhelming it can seem. You just know it’s going to take a long time to pay off and you’ll end up paying a lot of interest.
The part that many people overlook is the power of […]
To celebrate the 1 month anniversary of Modest Money, we want you to win an iPad2!
The Freebie Junkie, CheckPoints and 49 other great bloggers are offering one reader the chance to win an iPad2 in our Blooming Blog iPad2 Giveaway.
CheckPoints provides an App that pays you back
First download the CheckPoints app […]