How to Get Free Xbox Gift Cards

I don't often talk about it on this blog, but I have always been a fan of video games. And since I love serving up money-saving tips for you, I decided to help you save on video games. In this post, you'll find out how to get free Xbox gift cards. One of the reasons I decided to make this a post here at TFF is because a lot of "free gift cards" sites are…

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Challenges of Budgeting: What Can You Do About Them?

There are definitely numerous challenges of budgeting. While sticking to a budget can help you keep monthly expenses under control, sometimes it can be challenging. And it’s not just the urge to spend money (though that is part of it). If you plan to stick to a budget, you will probably run into some hurdles. As we all know, life can get messy sometimes. That probably means you will have challenges of budgeting. But what…

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Types of Budgeting: Which One is Right For You?

There are many types of budgeting. Many of us might just think of a stuffy Excel spreadsheet with a bunch of numbers. However, there are actually many different ways to make a budget. By understanding each method of budgeting, you can find one that works for you. Why Are Budgets Important? Budgets are important for a number of different reasons. For example, if you are having trouble keeping your spending under control, a budget might…

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Saving Money in Europe: Simple Tricks for Getting There and Traveling for Less

Europe is a dream destination for many travelers and with good reason. It’s home to some of the world’s most iconic sightseeing, richest history, and interesting cultures. Depending on what part of Europe you’re visiting, it can also be very expensive. (Cities like London and Paris come to mind…) But even if you’re going to eastern Europe, which is typically less pricey, airfare can still be a budget buster. By the time you’ve booked flights…

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Weekly Review: Best Budget App for iPhone

TFF's Rating: ★★★★★ 5/5 Times are tough for many people these days. For those of us who are struggling, a few dollars can make a huge difference. To help navigate this fine financial line, we're going to look at what is quite possibly the best budget app for iPhone: Weekly. There are many different types of budgeting, and this is another one to add to the mix. As they say, choice is freedom, right? While…

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Is Debt Consolidation the Answer to Your Problems?

If you have many different debts with different interest rates, payoff schedules, and balances, it may sound like a good idea to sign up for debt consolidation. Debt consolidation can seem appealing with the promise of a significantly lower monthly payment and a reduced interest rate. For some people, debt consolidation may be a reasonable solution. For others, they will be making the debt consolidation company rich.The truth is, debt consolidation and debt relief salesmen…

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Why You Might Not Need a Budget

Budgets, budgets, budgets! It seems like they're all the rage. You've probably scoured the internet trying to learn how to budget. They must be an absolute necessity, right? Hold on there - not so fast. In this post, I'm going to go why a budget may actually not be necessary. But first, some background. I've mentioned it before, but I attended not one, but two book launches for Grant Sabatier's new book, Financial Freedom. Both were…

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