8 Ways We’ve Saved Money in the Last 8 Days

Every day most of us pursue opportunities to save money. The things listed below are really good ideas, and I think you should try them, too.  Other ideas are simply silly, but still things I do. 1.  I shaved with an electric razor and a blade razor. I love the feel of a blade razor.  I don’t know if my face is broken or what, but electric razors never seem to get a close enough shave.  … [Read more...]

10 Ways To Save When You’re Expecting a Baby

How To Save Money When Expecting A Baby Minimize your purchases until after your baby shower. Here’s one that embarrasses my wife – be willing to return/exchange shower gifts.  Better to have want you want then something that you’ll never use. Tell your friends.  Baby needs don’t last forever so there is probably someone who has a kid who just grew out of something.  The would be glad to … [Read more...]

Disposable Diapers Vs. Cloth Diapers

A reader emailed and asked: considering cloth diapers and we just wondered since  you have used them, if you have any thoughts on what to look for/  avoid or any things to be aware of. Since we all know babies can be expensive – from the cost of having a baby all the way until kids' college. If you wish to ask your own question, please contact me. Cloth Diapers Vs. Disposable … [Read more...]