My wife and I have very different perspectives when it comes to saving money. I take a much more passive approach, content to hunt for coupons or search for the lowest advertised price. My wife, however, takes a much more direct approach preferring … [Read more...] about Ways My Wife Saves Us Money: Liquor Store Edition
Archives for May 2014
I finally did it. I peeked ahead at the 10 day forecast to see what the weather is supposed to be like Memorial Weekend.....mid to high 70's, sun, with a chance of showers. We're hosting friends and family for a party and I was very much hoping we … [Read more...] about Clever Posts Of The Week – May 16th
How much do you spend on groceries each week? If you ten different people that question, they'll most likely all spit back a number fairly quickly, but what each person defines as â€œgroceriesâ€ may be entirely different. My family budgets $125 … [Read more...] about Increase Your Budget Accuracy by Breaking Down The Definition of Groceries
Image courtesy of stockimages / FreeDigitalPhotos.net The cashier roller her eyes at me, but I didnâ€™t care. I knew I was right. All the self-checkout lanes were backed up, so I had wheeled my cart up to one of the express lane counters since … [Read more...] about Why I Use The Self-Checkout Lane
It's Mother's Day weekend.....do you have plans to celebrate with your mom? There's always a lot of commercials and articles this time of year about what to get mother's on her special day but I like to keep it simple. My brother's family and mine … [Read more...] about Clever Posts Of The Week – May 9th
I recently wrote a post diving into the question, â€œIs the customer always right?â€ Many of the comments revolved around how businesses will generally do what it takes (within reason) to make the customer happy with hopes of gaining returning … [Read more...] about My New Grill, and Why Is Customer Service So Hard?