Earn Free Gift Cards and Cash with these 15 Ways to Earn From Home

Times are hard so you may be finding yourself and your family budget in need of a little pick me up. It can be incredibly frustrating to work on creating a family budget that works for you only to find that it simply isn't enough. When that happens, the only thing that you can do … [Read more...]

Paid Survey Tips to Help You Rock Doing Surveys

This post is brought to you by Shoppers Voice. All opinions are that of Six Dollar Family.  For more information, please see my Disclosure policy. Have you done paid surveys in the past? I know that they can be time consuming, but with a little bit of work, they can be well … [Read more...]

How Your Clutter is Hurting Your Family Budget

We all have those moments in our lives where the clutter outweighs the neat. Take me for instance, most days my desk is neat as a pin. Take a look at my closet though and...on second thought? Don't take a look at my closet. It's kind of scary in there. The point is that some … [Read more...]

2016 Blog Income Report – How I Made $111,211.29 Blogging in 2016

I can remember lying in bed 15 years ago thinking that things were never going to get any better than they were right then and there. Six years ago, I entered a homeless shelter with my daughter and exactly $6.00 in my pocket. Five years ago, I started a coupon blog to teach my … [Read more...]

39 Ways to Earn Free Gift Cards

Keeping your personal budget on track and a positive number in your checking account, can be hard sometimes. In fact, sometimes it can feel like you're fighting an uphill battle against your own finances. When that happens, a fantastic way to create a little bit of breathing room … [Read more...]

Huge List of Ways to Save Money

Back in 2014, my family had a very large drop in our income. We were okay for a while as we lived on our savings, but sooner than we expected, that money was gone. We almost lost our home. We had our power shut off not once, but twice. We had to live off of our grocery stockpile … [Read more...]

12 Must Have Blogging Tools for Bloggers

Blogging professionally is one of those things that can be hit or miss. Some bloggers struggle for years to make a dime while others seem to come out of nowhere instantly making six figures a year. Personally, I earned very well pretty much from the jump, but it still took almost … [Read more...]

How to Safeguard Your Finances Against a Financial Crisis

Financial emergencies seem to be the "stuff of legends" for the majority of people. We seem to think that a financial crisis can't happen to "us" and that they always happen to "everyone else," but the truth of it is that they do happen and yes, they can happen to you as quickly … [Read more...]

Personal Finance: Your Finances Are Always Black and White

Have you ever had one of those moments where things that have been murky are suddenly clear? I had one of those moments recently about our finances. While we do everything we can to save, sometimes I’m absolutely horrible at the rest of it. I am easily distracted and yes, that … [Read more...]

31 Budget Tips for Budget Babies

Are you new to budgeting? If so, you might very well be thinking that it is all a cruel joke that someone is playing on you and in fact? They kind of are. Most people will tell you that having a family budget and sticking to it is easy. I won't. Creating a budget that works for … [Read more...]