As the school year ends and the heat and humidity continue to rise, many Iowans are gearing up for this summer’s family vacation. Mountains or beach, on the road or in the air, there are steps you can take to save money this summer. So before you book your family’s tickets, consider these tips to help . . . → Read More: Plan Your Summer Vacation on a Budget
Tax day has come and gone, and for many Americans, that means tax refunds are also on the way. If you’re expecting a refund this year, keep in mind that your refund isn’t really “free money” — in reality, Uncle Sam is paying you back for the interest-free loan that you provided during the year.
So, although . . . → Read More: 5 Smart Ways to Use Your 2011 Tax Refund
Spring has officially arrived! To celebrate the warmer weather and add some money to your pocketbook, here are a few tips to help you save some cash this spring:
Make a shopping list – and stick to it. Before you head to the store, make a list of the items you need and only buy the items . . . → Read More: 10 Money-Saving Tips for Spring