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Frugal Find: Halloween Candy (and costumes)

   Posted On: November 1, 2013  |    Posted In: Saving  |     Posted by: Broke Millennial®

Ladies and Gents, this doesn’t have to be a long one. It’s November 1 and that means FIRE SALE ON ALL HALLOWEEN ITEMS! Go stock up on your cobwebs, fake blood and skeletons for next year. Grab a discount costume, or makeup or spray-on hair dye. Best of all, CANDY! The glorious amounts of drastically … Continued

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Using Halloween to Teach about Taxes (aka Candy Tax)

   Posted On: October 30, 2013  |    Posted In: Personal Finance 101  |     Posted by: Broke Millennial®

A modified version of the post Candy Tax and other Childhood Grudges My shove into the world of taxation didn’t come during my sophomore year of college when I worked my first legit job. The first memory I have of taxation (pretty sure it was without representation) occurred Halloween night 1993. Dressed in my finest … Continued

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Frugal Find: Avoid Late Fees

   Posted On: October 25, 2013  |    Posted In: Saving  |     Posted by: Broke Millennial®

As I hustled out of work Wednesday evening, an hour later than usual, I stepped onto the streets of New York and was greeted by a chilly mist. All I wanted to do was scurry to the subway, get home and snuggling under my down comforter to warm up. Instead, I walked three avenues and … Continued

The Importance of Asking for the Order

   Posted On: October 23, 2013  |    Posted In: Career  |     Posted by: Broke Millennial®

Over the past nine months, I’ve frequently mentioned how my father raised me to be financially literate. While I credit many of my finance lessons to him, my mother is the one who taught me the fine art of networking and “asking for the order.” She is a woman who can strike up conversation with … Continued

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Frugal Find: Smile

   Posted On: October 18, 2013  |    Posted In: Saving  |     Posted by: Broke Millennial®

As a young girl, I frequently bopped around our house to various oldies. Well, not really oldies, but they were oldies to me. When I wasn’t rocking out to “Uptown Girl” or “Lights” I would dance and sing “You’re Never Fully Dressed Without a Smile.” I would plaster a big smile on my face, point … Continued