When you go on vacation you may not be thinking about how environmentally friendly your trip or your hotel will be, but it might be something to consider from now on. Green lodging can not only improve your carbon foot print, but it can also save you some money during your stay. Here we have some of the benefits, environmental and economic, for choosing a “Green” hotel on your next vacation. Read more »
Buying a Home in Midwestern United States
The process of buying a home can be very complex. There are a lot of steps and rules to follow before you are able to live in your new home permanently. If you are planning to move to the Midwest here is a list of home buying steps, recommendations, and more to help make […]
What to Look For in a Family Vacation Rental
When you’re looking for a family vacation rental online, the choices and the options can be overwhelming. After deciding where you and your family will travel for your vacation, the next step is to determine what options you would like for your home away from home – both the essential features as well as the […]
A School District is Vital in Choosing a Home
There’s a lot that goes into searching for a new home, especially in the home itself, but a major component of the home-buying process is location. It’s important to look for a new home in a location that is well-suited to your needs, and your family’s needs. Moving shouldn’t mean that you have to choose […]
Home Buying Tips for Michigan Home Seekers
Buying a home will likely be one of the biggest purchases in your entire life, so it requires the research and planning of making one of the biggest purchases of your life. Searching for homes on the real estate market is no easy task, especially when you’re looking at homes in Michigan. Markets like Lansing, […]
Should You Invest in a Fixer-Upper?
The beauty of fixer-uppers is not on how they look, but their great return of investment. Purchase a fixer-upper in a good neighborhood at below the market price, invest money in renovating it, and you end up at least doubling its value when it looks good as new again. But when something is too good […]
When you’re looking for a family vacation rental online, the choices and the options can be overwhelming. After deciding where you and your family will travel for your vacation, the next step is to determine what options you would like for your home away from home – both the essential features as well as the wish list features. With both lists in mind, you can narrow down your options. For most families, there are three main considerations when it comes to picking a family vacation rental. Read more »
Let’s face it, you have to spend money to go on vacation. But, it is nice to vacation to an area that has free things to do, scenery to see, and tours to take. Durango, CO is the right place for that. Located in the beautiful state of Colorado, Durango has plenty of inexpensive things to do there. Check out these free and inexpensive things to do in Durango, CO below and try them out on your next visit.
According to a study done by American Express, the average family of four spends about $5,000 maximum on vacation. Travelling with credit cards is the best way to pay for traveling because of the deals, rewards, and points that you could earn. This can all be done simply by swiping your credit card or using the chip reader. This article provides a list of the most recent top travel credit cards. Continue reading to figure out which credit card is best for your travel needs!
Married couples celebrate their anniversaries differently in their own way. There are some couples who strictly follow the traditional anniversary gifts to give each other every year, and other couples are fine with celebrating their anniversaries with a movie marathon. Celebrating anniversaries can get expensive depending on how the couple chooses to celebrate. Regardless of how different couples choose to celebrate their anniversaries each year, saving money is one thing to keep in mind. If you are looking for a way to celebrate your anniversary inexpensively while still enjoying your time with your husband or wife, here are some ideas on how to do so.
Having a wedding is one of the most unforgettable and expensive moments one can experience. It is a great time to celebrate the next step in life with your favorite people around you celebrating the moment with you. Weddings are a joy to have and to attend, but they can be very costly. Here are a few tips on saving money on weddings whether you are a part of the wedding party or on the guest list.
Congrats, you’re about to graduate from high school! It’s an exciting time as you prepare to take the next step in your life (and get away from your parentals). The next few months will be a busy time as you plan how you will set up your new dorm or apartment. But don’t forget to set aside some of the money from your open house or summer job for the unexpected costs that pop up the first few years of college. Here are a few to consider:
Food and Beverages (Alcohol)
Yes, you paid for that dorm package, but guess what, that dorm food is only satisfying for so long. You’ll order a sub or a late night pizza and it starts to add up. Don’t forget about the added delivery cost and tip, which increases your cost even more.
A direct mail piece you create should deliver a message and your offer to your direct mailing list. Typically, direct mail pieces will display a special offer. It should represent who you are and what your service or product does. Keep in mind that your direct mail piece should always reflect your brand. What are you selling? What is your goal? Reflect this with the direct mail. For example, if you’re selling something that’s of high-quality, be sure you reflect that with a high-quality direct mail piece. Read more »
Keeping conference meetings productive is difficult in today’s age. We’re already distracted by so many things: our phones, daily conversations, and normal business interruptions. Don’t get us wrong–there’s nothing wrong with a few chats, distractions, and a little fun during a meeting but staying on track is key to make sure you complete important business tasks. Follow these set of rules to keep you and your team on track at your next meeting. Read more »