Minimalism is all the rage. Contemporary design and décor is all about a clean, sleek look; straight, simple lines; and the absence of embellishments and cluttery knick-knacks. You may have already embraced the minimalistic look in your home and workspace. Now, are you ready to take the idea of living with less to a whole […]
You might think eating healthy has to cost a fortune, but that’s not the case. In this episode, I go over some tips that will keep you (and your checking account) feeling great.
How about serving up a taste of the Southwest at the dinner table tonight? Yield: 4 servings Hands-on time: 25 minutes Total prep time: 1 hour Price per serving: $1.75 Ingredients 2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided 1 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin, divided 3/4 teaspoon ground coriander, divided 1/2 teaspoon black pepper, divided Pinch cayenne pepper 2 chicken breasts, […]
Who really wants to pay more in interest? This week, I share 5 ways you can pay off your loans early and save a TON of money in the long run.
If you’re in the market for your first apartment, you may be feeling a little lost—and more than a little overwhelmed. How do you get started? What should you be looking for in an apartment? How do you check out a building? So many questions, and we’ve got answers! Let us walk you through the apartment-hunting process […]
In this episode of The Current Balance Podcast, I share 8 hacks to save yourself some money this Valentine’s Day without sacrificing on the romance.
With the weather so unpredictable, it’s the perfect time of year to download a reliable weather app. But don’t spend hours researching your options; we’ve already done it for you! Read on for the inside scoop on the best weather apps on the market. AccuWeather (iOS, Android) AccuWeather is high up on our list for its sheer […]
This awesome twist on an old favorite will have everybody reaching for seconds. Yield: 12 servings Prep time: 15 minutes Cook time: 45 minutes Ingredients: 1 lb. ground beef, ground chicken, or ground turkey 1½ teaspoon garlic powder 1 24-ounce jar marinara sauce 1 cup water 2 cups shredded mozzarella cheese, divided ½ cup grated Parmesan, divided 1 […]
Winter brings cozy fires, happy holidays, and fun sports like ice skating and skiing. It can also bring some things that are less welcome. With sunshine being scarce, many people get the winter blues. This depressed state is often made worse by the financial realities of winter, which include higher energy costs and money spent […]
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