How to Sell Your Stuff

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. Plenty of Fashionistas have the same problem, although many of them will claim that it’s no problem at all: Their closets are stuffed […]

High Fashion Designers at Macy’s in Honor of Eunice Johnson

What: Macy’s and Johnson Publishing Company are partnering to honor Eunice Johnson, style icon, by hosting a month long fashion retrospective at various Macy’s locations. It will feature 10 to 30 looks per location by designers such as Lanvin, Yves Saint Laurent, Vivienne Westwood, Carolina Herrera, Stephen Burrows, B. Michael and more.

How to Create an Emergency Fund

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. You probably know all about saving money.  What self-respecting budget fashionista doesn’t pride herself in knowing how to find the best deals everywhere? […]

Tips for Getting a Second Job

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 allure of a second job can be pretty strong, especially if you’re trying to pay down some credit card debt or annihilate […]

Repost: How To Get Out of Debt: 20 Life Saving Tips

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. Several months ago I wrote a post on how I was able to get out of debt and the recent downturn in the […]

25 Tips For Saving Money

Guest Contributor: Heather Solos is the founder of Home-Ec101.com where she tries to make life skills accessible and entertaining. She’s eagerly anticipating the launch of her book Home Ec 101 in the spring. We’ve all heard about the lady that knits her own lingerie from her pet’s hair. Sure it’s cheap, but who really wants […]

Lanvin for H&M Goes to “Waste”

What: Lanvin’s line for H&M has been transformed to become a new, small line, available at select H&M stores. The line is called Waste, and it features new items made from leftover fabric from the original Lanvin line. What We Say: We’re liking how green this project is—we’re guessing they’d toss the excess fabric in […]

How to Sell Your Gift Cards

Gift Cards have become the go-to-gift for many gift givers, however 6-10% of gift cards go unredeemed. Rather than letting that gift card sit in your wallet (thus giving an interest free loan to the retailer), you can sell those gift cards for cash. This guide gives you the scoop on how to sell to […]

Suze Orman: A Very Special “Being Broke Ain’t Cute” Celebrity Style Deconstructed

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. For this very special edition of celebrity style reconstructed, we break down the personal style of America’s favorite personal finance advisor, the amazing […]