Category: Mindful Money®

Last Minute Homemade Christmas Gifts

Are you low on Christmas funds? Still want to shower your family and friends with awesome gifts? You’re in luck! With a little ingenuity and time, you can craft some amazing homemade gifts that anyone would love to receive, and the best part is that it will cost you little to nothing. We tend to…
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Romance Plagued by Debt

Debt not only impacts our bank accounts, it can also be devastating for our romantic relationships. Experts like Dr. Terri Orbuch states that money causes tension in 7 out of 10 couples. In fact, debt is becoming a major deal breaker for many relationships. This is unfortunate considering that the average American has $47,000 worth of…
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6 Budget Busters You Should Avoid

Trying to stick to a budget can be a challenge. Avoid the budget busters and increase your chances of success by following these six Mindful tips for financial victory. Having a budget just makes financial sense, but unfortunately, not everyone takes the time to do so. According to a Gallup poll, one in three Americans…
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Cheap Ways to Stay Cool in Summer

Feeling the heat this summer? Unfortunately, staying cool in the heat can cost you major bucks if you’re blasting the air conditioning. And if you don’t have air conditioning you’ll need a creative cooling solution. Fortunately, there are a few tips that can help you stay cool in summer heat waves, beat summer heat stress,…
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Money Apps for a Mindful Summer

With the pool parties, summer camps, and road trips, summer is a fun time of year. It can also be quite expensive. In fact, according to American Express, American parents spend up to $856 per child on summer activities like sports, childcare, and other programs. This doesn’t even include the costly vacation expenses. Fortunately, the…
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Planning a Successful Yard Sale

Looking for a way to make extra money? A yard sale (or garage sale) can provide a great opportunity to generate revenue and clear out some of the old, but sellable items. In order to be successful, you’ll need to do some proper planning. Listed below are a few Mindful tips that can help. Tips for…
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6 Summer Money Making Tips

Strapped for cash? Looking for ways to make extra money this summer? You can try saving money with these summer tips. Or you can check out seasonal part time jobs. Millions of people are taking on extra work to increase their income. In 2013, 6.8 million American workers held more than one job. Additionally, over 30…
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Get Financially Fit Over the Summer!

Do you have a lot of plans this summer, maybe a vacation or a garden renovation? Well, don’t let a tight budget stand in your way! With some patience and innovative thinking, you can slowly trim your budget and start saving pennies for summer fun activities. 6 Financial Fitness Tips for Summer Savings Groceries. To…
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Having Fun on a Budget

You Can Have Fun on a Budget Feeling a bit stressed or worn out? Maybe it’s time to pamper yourself and have some fun. Try these eight budget-friendly tips for adding renewal rituals to your daily life. Wouldn’t you enjoy a spa day or a shopping trip? These experiences can do wonders for your mood,…
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Budgeting 6 Major May Expenses

May is a month that can be challenging on your bank balance and has some major expenses.  There are so many expenses this time of year, you really need to create a budget to plan for all the expenses this month. Sit down with your family and write all of the planned expenses so you…
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