Eduardo is a recent grad who’s still getting acclimated to the real world and the stricter budgeting it brings. Originally from Brazil, Eduardo balances his budget so he can indulge his varied interests (and impulse purchases), while also saving to visit his tropical homeland. No matter what he's doing at any given time, rest assured you’ll find him near food.

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Open Box, Refurbished, or Used? Untangling the Jargon

As a savvy shopper, you already realize that the biggest online shopping discounts are usually not on high-profile, just-released and brand new items. Instead, the best savings can be found by waiting a few months until prices drop and buying things slightly off-season. The smartest of shoppers also know to bargain shop for the biggest deals of all:  “open… Read More »

Cut the Cord: More Streaming Alternatives to Cable TV

How much are you overpaying for cable content? An FCC report says basic cable costs an average of $22.63 per month, while expanded basic cable starts at $64.41, and that’s not including premium channels. I’m sure you or people you know are paying even more. If you’re looking to cut costs, cutting the cable cord could be the… Read More »

Cut the Cord: Free Alternatives to Cable TV

With rapidly rising costs of subscription services across the board, it is becoming increasingly difficult for some of us to rationalize the monthly expense of our cable TV subscription, especially since there are now so many affordable alternatives to cable. Nervous about “cutting the cord” and getting rid of cable TV? Fear not! You can watch many of… Read More »