Quotable: George Bush

November 27, 2009 | Kate Horrell

"We believe the American people can spend their money better than the government can spend it." … [Read more...]

To Shop or Not To Shop

November 26, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Happy Thanksgiving, friends!  It is nearly 10 on Thanksgiving night.  The kiddos as tucked in bed and I'm facing a stack of Black Friday ads.  Shall I venture out, or stay in my warm … [Read more...]

Road-Warrior Restaurant Deals

November 25, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Thanks to Bargain Briana for reminding me to stock up on restaurant deals before the December season of traveling begins.  I like to fill the glove box with birthday meals and other coupons … [Read more...]

Save on Textbooks

November 23, 2009 | Kate Horrell

If you've ever taken a college class, you probably remember being amazed at how much the textbooks cost.  Even though I've been a student off and on for over 20 years, I was still … [Read more...]

Outrageous Overdraft Fees

November 22, 2009 | Kate Horrell

If you've been reading for a while, you have probably noticed that I'm a huge fan of Navy Federal Credit Union, USAA, and Pentagon Federal Credit Union.  They have always provided good … [Read more...]

Old Navy 50% Coupon Today

November 21, 2009 | Kate Horrell

This may be the strangest promotion I've seen lately, but I'm willing to work with it.  Old Navy is doing a Thanksgiving weekend promotion called Gobblepalooza, with its very own website … [Read more...]

Quotable: Eli Broad

November 20, 2009 | Kate Horrell

"There is no substitute for knowledge. To this day, I read three newspapers a day. It is impossible to read a paper without being exposed to ideas. And ideas.. more than money.. are the real … [Read more...]

Income Tax Info on the MSRRA

November 19, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Well, my previous post on the Military Spouse Residency Relief Act has generated a lot of comments.  I love it!  Obviously, there are many questions about what this Act is going to mean … [Read more...]

Military Finance Network

November 18, 2009 | Kate Horrell

If you are looking for more information on a variety of military finance issues, you might want to look at the Military Finance Network.  The blog's owner, Patrick, is a veteran who has a … [Read more...]

2010 Commissary Scholarships

November 17, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Every year, the Defense Commissary Agency (DECA) offers a huge scholarship program, awarding at least one scholarship at each location that has a qualifying applicant. The 2010 program has opened and … [Read more...]

What? Credit Card Questions

November 16, 2009 | Kate Horrell

If you have a credit card, you've probably gotten a letter or email notice informing you of changes to your credit card account.  I've gotten one for each of my credit cards.  They both said … [Read more...]

Christmas is Coming: Do You Know Where Your Money Is?

November 14, 2009 | Kate Horrell

If you celebrate Christmas, you know that December is an expensive month.  A few years ago, I decided that we needed a separate budget for December.  I was amazed at how much money we … [Read more...]

Quotable: David Bach

November 13, 2009 | Kate Horrell

"Financial education needs to become a part of our national curriculum and scoring systems so that it's not just the rich kids that learn about money.. it's all of us." … [Read more...]

Appreciation Days at Old Navy

November 12, 2009 | Kate Horrell

Old Navy is once again honoring the military by offering a 30% discount (in stores only) from November 12th to 15th.  The ad is pretty simple and states "Be sure to bring your valid U.S. … [Read more...]