July marked the time when we were either heading on vacation, hitting the beach, or cranking our AC. Whatever your plans happened to be, they probably included shelling out some dough. Which makes this the perfect time to recap some of July’s best money-saving articles. Read on for advice on ways to save some serious cash.
Summer’s not quite over, so you have plenty of time to book a vacation. But overpacking can be a thing of the past if you follow these suggestions (like making a packing list and rolling your clothes). Don’t let yourself be the one lugging around an impossibly large suitcase!
You also have time before summer ends to have a fun day in the sun at the beach. Before you arrive, make sure you’ve purchased the necessities: flip-flops, beach towels, and games to play while you chill with your toes in the sand.
This past month we decided to shout our love of Dogeared Jewelry from the rooftops. Their classic, feminine designs are perfect for ladies that don’t like being swallowed up by their accessories. Plus, there are tons of ways to save (like coupon codes and free shipping!), so you never have to overspend on gorgeous jewelry.
We love to showcase ideas on how to cut down on food costs, so we put together a list of 5 original ways to save money next time you hit the grocery store. Try things like using money-saving apps, signing up for Amazon’s Subscribe and Save program, or heading to dollar stores for everyday low prices.
We got the chance to interview one of our favorite savings experts, Casey Bond, in July. As an editor over at GoBankingRates, she writes about all different aspects of personal finance. She also gave us some helpful tips on budgeting and investing. Casey definitely helped us feel like money-saving experts ourselves!