Free Museum Admission Nationwide on Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!
Aug17

Free Museum Admission Nationwide on Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

Sept. 24, 2016, enjoy free museum admission nationwide during Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day Live!

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Book Dream Vacations During 2016 CyberSummer
Jun17

Book Dream Vacations During 2016 CyberSummer

You’ve been itching for those dream vacations and now is the time to book THEM. Yeah, that’s right, I’m encouraging you to plan for multiple getaways and the CyberSummer event is a terrific place to begin your planning.

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Break Away on a Caribbean Vacation Without Breaking the Bank
Mar23

Break Away on a Caribbean Vacation Without Breaking the Bank

Let’s face it, November through March can be pretty dreary in most parts of the U.S. and since I’m a problem-solving gal, I’m suggesting an easy solution to chase winter blahs away with an affordable Caribbean vacation . Sun, sand and some bragging rights without breaking the bank is my kind of vacation.

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National Parks, Select Museums Offer Free Admission on Sept. 26, 2015
Sep14

National Parks, Select Museums Offer Free Admission on Sept. 26, 2015

Free is a beautiful word in this single gal’s vocabulary and Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, is indeed, a gorgeous day for my budget. It’s National Public Lands Day AND Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live! which means free admission into national parks and select museums.

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Do Something Good for a Park, Forest or Preserve On National Public Lands Day, Sept. 26, 2015
Sep13

Do Something Good for a Park, Forest or Preserve On National Public Lands Day, Sept. 26, 2015

Americans will be stepping into some of the country’s beautiful parks, forests and natural habitats to spruce them up on Saturday, Sept., 2015, during National Public Lands Day. If you’re not able to volunteer, the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and USDA Forest Service have declared the day as a fee-free day which means free admission.

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Free Museum Admission Sept. 26, 2015 for Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!
Sep12

Free Museum Admission Sept. 26, 2015 for Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day Live!

One of my favorite days is coming up on Sept. 26, 2015, it’s Smithsonian magazine’s Museum Day Live! Celebrating its 11th anniversary, it’s a day when more than 1,300 museums from across the United States celebrate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington D.C.-based facilities by offering free admission.

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Save on Your Summer Vacation with CyberSummer
Jun17

Save on Your Summer Vacation with CyberSummer

Don’t think you can afford to take a summer vacation? Think again. CyberSummer may be the economical solution.

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Free Admission into Select Museums, National Parks on Sept. 28, 2013
Sep13

Free Admission into Select Museums, National Parks on Sept. 28, 2013

Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! and National Public Lands Day on Sept. 28, 2013 mean more than free admission into select museums and national parks. It’s the perfect opportunity to feed your soul by doing something different while saving on your budge

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Tips from the Experts for a Budget Labor Day Weekend Getaway
Aug12

Tips from the Experts for a Budget Labor Day Weekend Getaway

If you’ve looked at the calendar summer is winding down but lucky you, a couple of experts for a budget Labor Day Weekend getaway.

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May 18, 2013 is Art Museum Day: Participating Museums Offering Free Admission, Activities
May11

May 18, 2013 is Art Museum Day: Participating Museums Offering Free Admission, Activities

There’s nothing like hearing the word free to grab my attention so I’m excited to share with you information about 2013 International Museum Day and Art Museum Day. Participating museums across North America and the globe are either offering free admission or free activities on Saturday, May 18, 2103. Take advantage of this opportunity to discover a new museum or revisit and see what’s new at your favorite gallery....

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Women & Co Offers 10 Budget-Friendly Summer Travel Tips
May22

Women & Co Offers 10 Budget-Friendly Summer Travel Tips

Summer, summer, summertime…is around the corner and if you haven’t already, it’s time to begin planning those summer vacations. Not sure about you, but I’ll be going the frugal route this year and Linda Descano, President and CEO of Women & Co, a personal finance site for women, has provided me with 10 budget-friendly summer travel tips to share with readers. Budget for Your Summer Vacation 1. When it comes to...

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My Budget Business Trip to New York City
Apr22

My Budget Business Trip to New York City

I welcome business trips to New York City with mixed emotions. Sure, it’s terrific my employer picks up (most of) the tab for the trip but I also cringe because of the expenses I’ll have to personally incur, expenses associated with travel but not reimbursed by my employer. Then there are the non-travel related expenses. Purchases I wouldn’t otherwise make when home but make them while traveling for business....

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Looking to Save on Your Next Vacation? Use Hotels.com for Your Next Trip
Feb11

Looking to Save on Your Next Vacation? Use Hotels.com for Your Next Trip

Vacations are good for the soul and regardless of your budget you can afford one. There are a host of online travel agencies out there competing for your business which means deals are bountiful. For instance, when planning a vacation you can use hotels.com for your next trip. As mentioned in previous posts, I’m always looking for ways to save and get the most value out of my vacation. Smart budget travelers shop around and...

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$10 Off $50 Gas Card at Publix – Ends Jan. 11, 2012
Jan08

$10 Off $50 Gas Card at Publix – Ends Jan. 11, 2012

First, no, I haven’t gone all extreme couponer on this blog, although, I’ve been seriously couponing for about a year and am finally getting the hang of it. Second, apologies for not posting this earlier in the weekend so you could take advantage of it sooner. Back to the gas card deal at Publix… Now through Jan. 11, 2012 (the deal started Jan. 5), visit a participating Florida Publix, spend $25 in groceries and pay...

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Part 2: Another Six Ways Business Travel Dug Me Deeper into Debt
Oct04

Part 2: Another Six Ways Business Travel Dug Me Deeper into Debt

Welcome to Part 2 of ways business travel dug me deeper into debt. I’ve come up with 10 ways how I foolishly spent while on the road. Here’s a link to Part 1 which explains a little of my situation and four ways. Onto the next six ways… #5. Forgot to Cancel (Ouch!) Ugh! Have you had this happen? Thankfully I’ve only had this happen once. Being responsible for my own travel is usually pretty easy to manage but...

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