Tag: tips

24 of the Best Tweets About Personal Finance This Year

Sometimes 140 characters is all you need to get a good dose of information. So today, we are looking back at some of the best money tweets we discovered this past year (some contain links to various posts). Got any other good ones? "Money isn’t the currency of life. Living is the currency of life." …

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5 Tips for Better Negotiating (and Getting What You Want)

One of the better books I’ve read lately dealt with the subject of negotiation. Negotiation Boot Camp by Ed Brodow is a great resource if you are looking to improve your negotiating skills (and I don’t know many who aren’t). If you think about it, we use negotiation in various ways almost every day of our life. From …

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8 Things to Make Your Life Easier (and Cheaper)

I’m all for making life a bit easier to live. No sense pounding your head against the wall if there is a better way to do things. So, here’s a few things that I employ to make daily living a tad more convenient. I’d love to hear a few things you employ to make your …

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How to Save Money on Refrigerator Water Filters

So, the green light on the Whirlpool refrigerator just turned orangeish the other day (on it’s way to full-blown red) and you know what that means? Time for a new water filter. Now, you might still own one of those old school refrigerators OR a newer one that doesn’t dispense water. But, if you do …

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Cooling and heating tips

Cooling and heating your home is a major expense.  Significant savings can be achieved by actions requiring little or no investment, as well as some major investments.  Noted below are some links on ways to save, while keeping your home at a comfortable temperature.  If interested, visit michaelbluejay.com for an easy way to calculate the cost …

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