How to get free stock trades….really free!

Free Stock Trades

How to get free stock trades….really free!     When trading with smaller amounts of money usually getting a good return is limited by the cost to enter and exit the position. Even with some of the discount brokers on the market the costs of purchasing and selling a position can range from $10-$20.  This may not be a lot when making 5 figure trades, but this adds up when you’re dealing with smaller purchases.     On a $500 trade, $6 trades in and out equal almost 2.5% of…

How to save water and money

how to save water and money

How to save water and money   Today is Earth Day, which got me thinking about our greatest resource…water. Many parts of the world are suffering from a lack of water including some of our western states right here in the US. Besides air, water is the most essential part of our lives and for many of us we seem to take it for granted. Part of my philosophy in saving money is also conserving and this includes just about anything from water to energy or products we consume. Earth…

How can I get started saving money

how to save money

I get asked this a lot, “How can I get started saving money” Let’s assume you are really ready to make a change in your life, you are sick of the daily grind and want to get ahead. First make sure you know what your motivation is and where you plan to be in the future. Without this it will be very difficult to make the tough decisions and sacrifices needed to reach your goals. Be sure to think really hard about this and write it down somewhere you can…

Top Money Saving Apps

top money saving apps

Today there are so many apps out there that can save you money on everyday purchases with these top moneysaving apps. I use several forms of money saving systems or reward programs to keep a little more jingle in my pocket. I’ll go over a few of them that I have or am using right now and if there are any you are aware of please leave the tip in the comments section.   Credit cards reward points, this is one of my favorites and I have written articles on…