Category: Money Saving Tips

7 clever spending tips to help you shop smarter

There’s more to saving money than buying less or resorting to zany tricks like potty training your cat so it doesn’t have to use an expensive litter box or making your own laundry soap (though we do admit that both are pretty darn clever) In actuality, you can probably save hundreds of dollars every year…

Why a 23-year-old needs to start saving for retirement

Congrats! You’re 23 years old and you have your first real job.  On the downside, you now work long hours, wear uncomfortable shoes all day and can’t take naps. Even worse, your paychecks get divided pretty evenly between rent, food and student loan payments.  Understandably, you haven’t bothered to start a retirement fund yet —…

How 'Saving Private Ryan' was so historically accurate

Many have said Saving Private Ryan is the most realistic representation of war ever on screen, and this has much to do with the teams in front of and behind the camera.  From Steven Spielberg’s filmmaking techniques to the costumer creating 3000 authentic uniforms, the war drama’s beach scene is intense and iconic, and CineFix‘s…