How to Save on Holiday Travel

Blog-DLC Can you believe it? We’re into September and the holidays will be here before you know it. Let’s get a jump start on those holiday travel plans now so we can discover all the ways to save this year. With all the other expenses we have during the holidays, why not find new ways to cut corners without having to…

How To Talk to Kids About Money

Blog-DLC When we, as parents, are struggling financially it can be difficult to want to have a conversation with our kids about money and finances. But, as you well know, kids are watching and can see our ups and downs. Sharing with them the many different aspects of budgeting, family finances, and paying bills on time will help set the foundation…

23 Money Saving Tips for College Students

Blog-DLC We recently covered budgeting tips for college students, so it seemed fitting that we now discuss money saving tips. While you may now have your budget in place, we can talk about ways you can cut corners, save some money, and begin to prepare for the bigger picture — life after college. Here are 23 tips to help you save…

How to Save for Your Wedding

Blog-DLC It happened! He bought a ring, got down on one knee, and you said yes. For every girl, this is a magical and stressful time. We dream about our weddings, where it will be, what colors we’ll use, we “pin” ideas, and discuss it with our girlfriends. And now, it’s happening. Once that initial shock wears off, only then do…

How To Save on College Expenses

Blog-DLC   One of the biggest expenses a family will have is saving for college expenses. We’ve heard for years that it is recommended to save often and save early. The reason being is that tuition prices are on the rise, and ultimately it’s not really something we know how much we’ll spend on it until we get there. Will your…

8 Budgeting Tips for College Students

Blog-DLC Learning to manage money and create a budget can be difficult for college students. And as we prepare to see kids and college students head back to class, now is a good time to discuss some budgeting tips to help college students make the most of their income. Here are 8 budgeting tips that can help college students create better…