Innovative Ink Savings

October 26, 2009 | Kate Horrell

While researching another subject, I can across innovative software that can help you to save money on printer ink and toner. is the website that advertises PretonSave, software … [Read more...]

Referral Unnecessary for H1N1 Vaccine

October 25, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Tricare has temporarily suspended the need for prior authorization and referral to receive the H1N1 vaccine from any Tricare-authorized provider.  What this means is that you can go to a … [Read more...]

Free Snack at Barnes & Noble

October 24, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Do you have a Barnes & Noble nearby?  What a great way to spend an autumn afternoon, curled up in a bookstore with a warm drink and a snack.  Especially if that snack is FREE!Today, … [Read more...]

Quotable: Addison H. Hallock

October 23, 2009 | Kate Horrell

"Before borrowing money from a friend, decide which you need more." … [Read more...]

Kiplinger Focuses on The Military

October 22, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Wow, we military folks are hot commodities lately.  I've been hearing radio clips, reading magazine articles, and finding more and more websites focusing on personal finance for the … [Read more...]

Listen to the Roto-Rooter Man

October 21, 2009 | Kate Horrell

In my mail today, this timely reminder from Roto-Rooter: Pumpkin Carvers Beware! Never put pumpkin pulp into drains, toilets or garbage disposals.  The stringy and sticky gunk is ideal for … [Read more...]

VA Goes YouTube

October 19, 2009 | Kate Horrell

The Veteran's Administration has begun posting YouTube videos to help answer questions and highlight VA benefits.  One of the most recent videos highlights the VA Emergency payments: Be sure to … [Read more...]

Quotable: Zig Ziglar

October 16, 2009 | Kate Horrell

"Money won't make you happy... but everybody wants to find out for themselves." … [Read more...]

Should You Refinance?

October 15, 2009 | Kate Horrell

When I see the amazingly low interest rates, I often wonder: Should we think about refinancing? There are so many variables to consider. If you are just beginning to think about refinancing, this … [Read more...]

10 Signs You Need Help

October 13, 2009 | Kate Horrell

How do you know if you could benefit from professional financial help?  Here are 10 signs that things might be headed out of control: You are late paying your bills each month. You use credit … [Read more...]'s Military Page

October 12, 2009 | Kate Horrell

You might want to have a look over at - they've got a great Military page that links to a variety of articles and sites of interest to military members and their families.  … [Read more...]

Avoiding the Impulse Buy

October 11, 2009 | Kate Horrell

This is a huge issue for me:  I go into the store to buy a particular item, and I come out with a bunch of other stuff that I justified as necessary.  That is why I recommend this … [Read more...]

Mail Early (and Save Money Too!)

October 10, 2009 | Kate Horrell

It is hard to believe that we're thinking about mailing holiday packages already, but now is the time to think!  If you've got packages going to APO and FPO addresses, mailing early can save you … [Read more...]