This cartoon dog tells you what to do with that 401k from your last job.
This fun Chrome browser extension shows you how much time it takes to buy things when online shopping.
This interactive checklist shows you how to manage your money at any major life stage.
How to stock your medicine cabinet for less.
18 gifts for kids that aren’t toys.
This tiny house is awesome! They’ve got a tiny bath, a real toilet and a washing machine! It’s also at Kitty Hawk. Score!
Clever remodeling ideas. This has some great ideas for small home livin’.
Haters and Critics: How to Deal with People Judging You and Your Work. Everyone’s a critic.
The disease of being busy. A beautiful, heartfelt piece that made me want to slow down, take a walk and just enjoy.
And one from the archives if you’re like me and trying to fully take in fall before the holiday rush begins… 10, 10 minute harvest crafts.
Happy Friday eve!
Replace your impulse to spend with a more productive task
Coupons at checkout
This browser add-on finds coupon codes for you automatically and hides nicely in the background until you are ready to checkout.
How to balance fun and financial goals
The struggle is real.
Mint launches free credit scores
I’ve been using Mint for a couple of weeks now. I enjoy it, but I like it much more since they now offer free (soft) credit scores every 90 days.
Millennials are saying no to credit cards
We don’t have credit card debt, but we don’t have credit either. Lose, lose.
Starting a garden to pay off debt, really?!
I agree that you shouldn’t start a garden to pay off debt. It’s not a foolproof plan, but we’ve saved quite a bit of money gardening and we had minimal start up costs. I’m planning to post the full run down soon.
Decluttering a lifetime of belongings
Don’t wait to declutter! After my grandma passed, my mom had to go through all of her things and it was a nightmare. My sweet parents have already started their decluttering so they don’t leave my sister and I with the task.
A distraction-free iPhone?
I was at my brother in law’s house and saw a commercial for this show on TV. I kind of hate that we didn’t think of it first.
How to make a vintage travel trailer awning
Glad I didn’t have to make one of these, but it’s good to know for the future.
Have you seen anything extra special on the web this week? Let me know in the comments!
A rich life with less stuff
These guys just get it.
The last true hermit
I don’t know if this dude is truly the last hermit, but the story is fascinating.
Living in a car to pay off debt
I feel where the author is coming from.
Melanie and George’s Airstream makeover
I know I mentioned it before but I’m so proud of the fact that we were featured on Apartment Therapy that I wanted to mention it again. (I can do that, right?!)
Beautiful homes built with shipping containers
Even Bob Vila is talking about container houses
Stockpiling to save money
Have you heard of stockpiling food to save money? I’m not totally convinced, but they make a good argument.
Realistic stockpiling tips
How to find coupons for organic food
Couponing for organic food isn’t easy, but these tips make it more manageable.
I want to write a book
Me too. Here’s some great tips.
And I know if sounds crazy, but if you’re thinking of hand making gifts this year, it’s never too early to start. This pizza puzzle would be perfect for my niece and it brings back memories of the game, Pizza Party! (Did anyone else have that as a kid?)
Got any great links? I’d love to see them in the comments!