Summertime means lots of things: baseball, fireworks, thunderstorms, and bathing suit weather, to name just a few. It also means RUMMAGE SALES! You have to know what you’re doing to make the most of it.
Boy bands have it all: suave style, expertly choreographed dance moves, and a swath of swooning fans. Girls want to meet them, and boys want to be them. Harmonizing heartthrobs packaged in groups of three or more are hardly a new phenomenon—in fact, New Edition was one of the first, forming their bro band in 1978. Today, the British boys of One Direction can be found gracing the covers of celebrity mags and adorning the walls of teen bedrooms everywhere. Do you identify with the laid-back romantics from Hanson, or are you more ’N Sync with your boy band beat? Take this “no strings attached” quiz to find out.
We know that living frugally can seem like an impossible task. It requires diligence, hard work, and dedication, and even then it can seem like an incredibly slow process to fatten your piggy bank. The good news is that you’re not alone—millions of Americans have developed ways to save money, make extra cash, and live on the cheap. Today, we’re bringing you the first of a multi-part series in which we sit down with experts who have made a living blogging about their frugal lifestyles. We’ll talk about everything from quick saving ideas, to DIY, and hopefully learn some important tips for living frugally along the way! This week, meet Kristin!