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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How to Really Shop on a Budget

Anyone can be a great shopper—all it takes is a little training and a pocketful of coupons. Below are some great budget shopping tips to help you on your path to becoming a world-class budget shopper. How to Shop on a Budget 1. Know what looks good on you. Just because it looks great in […]