15 Practical Ways to Save for your Rainy Day!

Rainy Day Fund
Rainy Day Fund

 

In honor of June’s financial tip, I thought it would be great to discuss rainy day funds and practical ways to raise the money for it with a limited income. If you haven’t taken a look at the financial tip it is down below for your convenience. Read more

$10 CVS CHALLENGE ACCEPTED

cvs haul

 

I purchased 2 copies of June 12th newspaper with Smart Source and Redplum included. I also used Manufactured Coupons from coupons.com,CVS personalized coupons which print from the Redbox inside the store and coupons I receive by email (sign up online and you can start to receive them too).

Loreal Shampoo and Conditioner 3/$12
$1 off coupon from coupons.com
(2) $2 off coupon from 6/12 Smartsource= $4 off

Total of $7 
**Received $6 in Extrabuck Rewards

2 Crest toothpaste Buy 2 get $3 in Extrabuck Rewards
2 for $4.19 each = $8.38
Used (2) coupons worth 0.50 cents each from coupons.com = $1 off

Total of $7.38
**Received $3 in Extrabuck Rewards

Xtra Laundry Detergent $1.99 with CVS Card
Used $2 off any laundry detergent personalized coupon from Redbox

Total = FREE

2 Suave Body Wash $2 each with CVS Card

 Total of $4  

Total Cost= $18.38

— $5 off $15 personalized coupon

— $5 Extrabuck rewards redeemed

Total Cost: $8.38 before taxes

$9.11 FINAL PRICE 

Received $9 in Extrabuck rewards, so its like I paid 0.11 cents for all these items!

 

I now challenge you all to come up with your shopping haul, tag me on Instagram #mdhc

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5 GREAT WAYS TO CUT DOWN ON YOUR GROCERY BUDGET

Grocery budget savings

I think most of us can agree that a huge chunk of our monthly income goes towards grocery shopping, especially in big cities like NYC or Los Angeles. The prices have sky rocketed within the past couple of years and at times I find myself spending more money, for less groceries especially when I want to go the healthier route. Read more