Gaming to Exercise Your Brain

Although it seems unlikely in the extreme, gaming on your smart devices can actually be good exercise for your brain. Even smashing cockroaches and zombies over and over again. Read on to learn more about some free, standalone games that can help you think better. Rote Relaxation & Learning Rote skills like doing jigsaw and …

Here Are a Few Clever And Little Known Ways to Make Easy Money Online

If you are like most people, you’ve probably heard that some people have been able to make anywhere from a few hundred dollars to several thousand every month at online. And if you’re like most people, you’re wondering how they do it. While making thousands of dollars a month takes time, dedication, and willingness to …

Restock Your Crafting Cupboard with Buy It Now

Whether you’re shopping for seasonal and holiday crafting materials or just loading up on general supplies, you can keep your crafting cupboard full to bursting using eBay’s Buy It Now option. Unlike an auction listing, a listing that offers Buy It Now means no waiting to see if you’ve put in the winning bid. Just …

Back-to-School Savings & Coupons

Now is the time to start planning to save big for back-to-school. Gift cards, pre-paid cards and coupons are a great way to save some cash when it’s time to go back to school. Start with Gift Cards & Other Pre-Paid Cards One way to budget for back-to-school is to buy gift cards and pre-paid …

Little-Known Tips and Tricks to Scoring Great Gift Cards Online

You’ve probably already heard about the people who are able to get some pretty desirable gift cards for themselves or for friends and family without spending a penny. So what’s their secret? The reality is that there are a number of ways to score awesome gift cards. In this article, we will take a look …

Shopping Online & the Magic Shipping Number

Online shopping has been a boon for busy people who don’t have time to hit the malls and need the convenience of home delivery. It’s also great for people who shop around for good deals before they buy, and save even more because they don’t have to waste gas and time sitting in traffic. Shipping …

Take Advantage of Tax-Free Weekends for Back-to-School

Most people without school-age children don’t think about what tax-free weekends can do for them. However, everybody can take advantage of special sales and promotions and reap the benefits of passing on the sales tax. So, What Does “Tax Free” Really Mean? Many states and local governments sponsor tax holidays around back-to-school time to help …

How to Turn Your Spare Time into Money

We all have spare moments throughout the day. Minutes when we’re waiting in line, hanging out during our kids’ baseball practice, or standing watching our water come to a boil before we start cooking dinner. We each have a choice to make with this spare time. Here are a couple of options: We can stare …

How the PDF Can Keep You Organized

Though we take it for granted, the good old PDF (Portable Document Format) has made mobile life more organized. Need to ask the bank a question about your statement? Email a PDF copy to customer service for quicker answers. One handy file saves look and feel with a fixed time/date stamp – preserving format and, …

BOGOs & 2-Fers Are Your Friends

They’re everywhere around us– the big, bad bogo (Buy One Get One) and the two-for-one money deals. How are they better than coupons? On the surface they seem too good to be true, but with just a little work on your part, you come to understand why it’s almost un-American not to take advantage of …