Author Archives: Cheap Like Me

December
13 - 2018

Pay Less, Save More: 10 Cheap Ways to File Taxes This Year

“I love paying taxes!” Said no one ever. Regardless of how you feel about paying taxes, you have to pay them or the IRS will come knocking. Fines and even jail time could await you if things get bad enough. That’s not a pleasant scenario. For many people, the only thing worse than paying taxes is figuring out how much you have to pay. This can lead to late nights, pulling out your own hair, and a general disruption of your life.

December
7 - 2018

Refinancing Your Home Loans – A Better Way to Save on Your Payments!

In view оf thе fact thаt interest саn increase оr decrease overnight, уоu ѕhоuld knоw thе benefits оf choosing thе company thаt wіll рrоvіdе уоu wіth thе hоmе loan уоu wаnt. Hоwеvеr, еvеn іf уоu hаvе worked оn аll thе details wіth thе company fоr whісh уоu signed thе contract, thеrе аrе tіmеѕ whеn уоu ѕtіll hаvе problems paying thе еntіrе loan. Thіѕ іѕ whеrе thе refinancing оf hоmе loans bесоmеѕ vеrу uѕеful. Whаt саn refinance dо fоr you?

November
29 - 2018
November
28 - 2018
November
28 - 2018

Can You Profit as a Day Trader? Day Trading Strategies for New Traders

Did you know that 99% of all day traders lose money? If you’re interested in becoming a day trader, you’re probably interested in how you can avoid the mistakes of this 99%. A lot of people lose money with day trading because they don’t make use of a strategy. This is a problem because without a strategy, day trading is just like gambling.

November
28 - 2018

The Importance of a Professional Business Headshot for Your Success

The job market is red hot right now with a 4% unemployment rate. This makes it so desperate recruiters are doing everything they can to find talent. What that means for you is tremendous opportunity when it comes to finding the job of your dreams or making that career change you’ve always thought about.

November
28 - 2018

Save That Money! 10 Unknown Tricks to Save Money on Healthcare Costs

Did you know that healthcare costs in the United States are two times higher than they are in other parts of the world? Researchers blame many factors for the high costs, from the inflated prices of prescription drugs to doctors’ salaries. Regardless of the reasons, Americans are finding it more and more difficult to afford their health expenses, even with insurance.

November
28 - 2018
November
28 - 2018

Embracing the Writer’s Life: How to Become a Freelance Writer

Have you ever wondered how to become a freelance writer? Many people dream of having a New York Times bestseller or want another career where you’re making money from home. Freelance writing allows for that. As glamorous as telling people you’re a professional writer may seem, many struggle just to make ends meet. Most freelance writers write part-time and make less than $10,000 a year.

November
28 - 2018

The DIY Blogger Savings Plan For Maximum Profits

Blogging is not as easy and cheap as some may think, especially in the space of DIY blogging. The DIY blogger is a rare thing, because not only are they writing content, they are actually telling a story and giving actionable tips for their audience to rinse and repeat, whether it’s cooking recipes or art and crafts. Another aspect of DIY blogging is that costs rack up fast. For example, you need to buy all the material needed to do the DIY project, material to show off the finished product, cameras, lighting equipment, Adobe Photoshop, and the list goes on.

November
27 - 2018

Make Your Money Grow! Here’s How to Invest Money

Do you have dreams of being wealthy? You’re not alone. Did you know that 42% of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck? Have you ever considered investing, but the idea confuses you? How do you invest your finances? Check out the best ways to invest money today and watch it grow.

November
17 - 2018
stocks to buy

Get Ahead of the Game: 5 Up-and-Coming Companies You Should Invest in Now

The stock market has been all over the place this last month, with many Wall Street investors seeing their worst performances in over a decade during October. Many investors will be working hard to get their portfolios back on track, after falling into numerous traps this past month. While the market is still down, it can be a great time to invest in undervalued companies and ride their success to the top.

November
9 - 2018
piggy bank

10 Smart Investment Opportunities to Generate Extra Income

Do you work for money, or does your money work for you? Here’s the thing: your money isn’t doing much for you if it’s just sitting in a standard bank account. It’s not accumulating or growing in value at all. But, it can be if you put your money in the right place by investing. Investing allows you to turn the little bit of savings you have now into a more valuable amount of money. There are some investments that are better bets to take than others. But, they all have the potential to give you more in long-run returns than the money you initially put into an account.

November
9 - 2018
life changing tips

10 Life Changing Financial Tips for Young Adults to Consider

A shocking 69 percent of US adults have less than $1,000 in their savings account, and half of these have no savings at all. What’s more, half of Americans have nothing put away for retirement, suggesting that the average resident’s financial future might be even more precarious than their present.

November
9 - 2018
November
9 - 2018

The Top 4 Ways You Can Save Money on Gifts

It’s nearing the most wonderful time of the year again — the time of the year when over half of Americans rack up debt! U.S. shoppers plan to spend a little over $795 during the winter holidays. That’s more than they do on Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Valentines Day, and Easter combined.

November
9 - 2018
November
9 - 2018
September
13 - 2018

Thrifty at Home, Thrifty at Work

Saving money is something we typically think of as a consumer activity, something that we do at home to free up money for a new car or nice steak dinner. When it comes to a business, we think about savings more in the context of eliminating costs instead of finding ways to lower them. The reality is that businesses can operate with the same thrifty attitude that their employees and managers may have. There are essentials that you must spend money on, but if you understand that it pays to economize on them at home, why wouldn’t you do the same at work?

August
16 - 2018

Cheap Last-minute Holiday Ideas

If you have been holding back from planning a holiday because you wanted to see what the UK weather was going to be like, or maybe you just really fancy a holiday now, there are still plenty of options available. The summer weather has been better than usual, which has seen people looking at UK holiday options more than usual and you can save plenty of money from flights and other expenses of going abroad. Here are some holiday ideas that you might want to consider over the summer holidays: