Teachers travel free
If you have the temperament for it, teaching can be a very rewarding career.  But did you know tha[more]
Collectibles as an investment
Around here, "collectibles" can mean almost anything. Things just seem to collect, as I wrote about [more]
8 foolproof customer service strategies (that only a fool would try!)
Have you ever noticed how widely customer service varies from one store to another? You walk into so[more]
Four unscheduled ways to earn extra income
Chances are you hold a “nine to five” job even if the hours aren’t exactly nine to five. Five [more]
Are stocks really too risky for seniors?
My brothers and I were recently at a meeting to help my mother manage some of her finances. She sold[more]
The Wicked Witch of Lido
This goes back a while, but I recall how we almost ruined our honeymoon in Venice. My new bride, Cha[more]
How to save money on car insurance – 18 frugal tips
Hot on the heels of our frugal home insurance tips, we look at the other major property insurance th[more]
How to save money on home insurance – 15 frugal tips
One of the biggest expenses any home owner faces is home insurance.  And it comes around every year[more]
Country living explained to city folk
I used to live in the city. I get it. But city folk just don't get the country. So here's a primer [more]