How to Use Discount Gift Cards To Save Money

While most people focus on selling their unwanted gift cards, buying discounted gift cards can be a great way to save money on your personal and household shopping. Depending on the store, you can find gift cards discounted by 3-15%, with some cards discounted as much as 30%. Now you can purchase these cards as […]

Thank Oprah For Your Bras and Panties

Oprah Winfrey

What: WWD covers “The Oprah Effect,” as it’s so dubbed, detailing how Oprah Winfrey kicked the manufacturing of plus-size undergarments –cute ones—into action. Now bras and underwear for curvy women are more readily available, more fashionable and becoming a money-making industry despite some recent drops in earnings.

The Financial Diet: Personal Finance

The Budget Fashionista’s Annual “Being Broke Ain’t Cute” Series features tips and advice to help you improve your personal financial health. For more personal finance information, please visit our Financial Health Series. Dedicating yourself to getting your finances in order can be a lot like going on a strict diet—they can both be really hard […]

Shop MICHAEL Michael Kors Shoes on Sale at Nordstrom

The Deal: Shop MICHAEL Michael Kors Shoes on Sale at Nordstrom The Lowdown: We’re huge fans of Michael Kors and we’ll jump at the opportunity to purchase his more budget-friendly lines, like MICHAEL Michael Kors. The guy knows women’s shoes — he produces unique, yet versatile footwear for us fashionistas, and now you can get […]

Where to Find Grocery Coupons Online

With the advent of GroupOn and similar sites — and a bad economy — the age of the coupon is once again upon us. While many of us have abandoned clipping coupons from the Sunday paper (in part because most of us read the Sunday paper online), we find we need to stretch our dollar […]

How to Deal with Student Loan Debt

The Budget Fashionista’s Annual “Being Broke Ain’t Cute” Series features tips and advice to help you improve your personal financial health. For more personal finance information, please visit our Financial Health Series. As sad a fact as it may be, student loans for both undergraduate and graduate programs are quickly becoming the norm in the […]

Sofia Vergara Comes to Kmart

What: Sofia Vergara, star of Modern Family is designing her first signature fashion collection Sofia Vergara for Kmart. Her celebrity fashion line includes dresses, boots, knit tops, handbags, shoes, jackets, leggings and sweaters all ranging from $9.99 to $59.99. What They Say: Women’s Wear Daily: “It’s a daring move for the mass merchant to cater […]

How to Keep Your Checking Account from Shrinking

The Budget Fashionista’s Annual “Being Broke Ain’t Cute” Series features tips and advice to help you improve your personal financial health. For more personal finance information, please visit our Financial Health Series. The problem: Your checking account seems to shrink before your eyes every month no matter what you do. The solution: You probably already […]