Managing Money

How to Combat Jumps in Food Prices

By on October 28, 2011

According to this infographic from Bankrate, fish prices are up almost 8% this year. I’ve certainly seen a jump in the salmon we buy. And because of a poor peanut harvest, peanut butter prices are expected to jump anywhere from 20% to 40% — depending on the brand — starting in November. Check out other […]

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9 Frugal Things to Hang and Frame

By on October 13, 2011

One of the items on my bucket list is to own some original pieces of art. I’m kind of over the mass produced artwork I have in my house. But even artwork by lesser-known artists can be pricey. And since we’re paying off debt and putting kids through college, that’s going to have to wait. […]

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Here’s to the Crazy Ones

By on October 12, 2011

Much has been written about the passing of Steve Jobs. My favorite tribute by far, however, is the “Crazy Ones” Apple commercial from 1997. The version that aired was narrated by Richard Dreyfuss. This unaired version, however, has voice over done by Steve Jobs.

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How I Stick to My Food Budget

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This is a guest post by Corey at 20sFinances.com. His personal finance blog focuses on how to manage your spending and invest for the future. As any family CEO knows, sticking to your budget can be quite the difficult task. You may set up the designated amounts of your budget before the month begins, but […]

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