I don’t have to tell you that saving money is so important, but I’m going to do it anyway. Because it really is one of the single most important things you can do for yourself. Whether it is an emergency fund or retirement account, having money set aside gives you peace-of-mind about your golden years […]

H-town don’t miss out on the tax free weekend.  It starts today, August 7th and ends Sunday, August 9th.  The law exempts most clothing, footwear, school supplies and backpacks priced under $100 from sales and use taxes.  So shoppers could save about $8 dollars for every $100 spent. All sales of qualifying items made during the […]

  Special thanks so all of the mommies who attended our first Single Moms Rock: Couponing 101 class at HEB in Sugarland.  We learned so much about how to save money and the formula behind using the right coupons.  I am excited to get started on Saving!!!   Congrats to our lucky mom who won […]

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Hey it’s JJ here! I’m super duper excited about our second event with Single Moms Rock! It’s a COUPON 101 class with Couponing Expert Delecia Aytch-Williams! I’ve become addicted to watching Extreme Couponing on TV!  I saw a lady purchase $888.93 worth of groceries for only $18.63!!!!! Unbelievable right?! People really do this ALL THE […]


The MoneyLIVE 2015 event will help high school through college age students become Financially Responsible! Alliance Financial Ministries, Inc presents the MoneyLIVE event sponsored by Wells Fargo, H-E-B, Capital One, and DOW. The event will take place on June 20th from 9am until 2pm and is located at NRG Park in Houston, Texas. The lessons […]

Thinking about and planning for retirement and retirement income when you are still finding your place in the workforce can be quite difficult. Some of…

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Parents- as a single mother I understand the difficulty in back-to-school shopping. There is literally a LONG list of supplies your child needs and between shoes, clothes, and supplies it can all become a bit costly. Click the link below for helpful-money saving tips that’ll allow you to give it to your kid for lunch […]

Tax free weekend kicks off at midnight tonight. RJ DeSilva from the Texas Comptrollers officer talked with News 92 FM’s Dennis Spellman on the mid-moring…


By Investopedia Carlos Slim Helú, a telecom tycoon and billionaire with well-known frugal tendencies, has a net worth of $60.6 billion according to Forbes. Assuming no changes in his net worth, he could spend $1,150 a minute for the next 100 years before he ran out of money. To put this in perspective, he could […]

When it comes to saving for the future, women, African-Americans and Latinos in general had fallen behind before the recession hit. In a recent survey 54 percent of respondents reported having less than $25,000 in total savings and investments, excluding their home or workplace pension, if any. Some 27 percent said they don’t have even […]


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