Daniel Packer is a personal finance blogger at Sweating The Big Stuff, where he writes about spending money wisely while maintaining a high quality of life.
From cleaning rusty knives to training your pets and much more, learn all of the surprising uses for this tasty, tear-inducing plant.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Green Living, Health and Beauty, Home
Mayo does more than make everything delicious. From cleaning to killing pests to giving you silky-soft hair, discover all the surprising uses for this condiment.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: DIY, General Tips, Health and Beauty
From the kitchen to the clothes closet to medicine cabinet, discover unexpected ways that duct tape can help out all around the house.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: DIY
From eliminating scratches when you clean to protecting your plants to lowering your heating bills, a pair of nylons can do a lot more than just cover your legs.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Green Living, Home
Why pay for music when you don't have to? Get a constant influx of new music with these totally legal, free (or cheap) music services.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Entertainment
Here are some tips on how to keep bread fresh for longer.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Food and Drink
If you think the markup on regular bottled H2O is crazy, the prices of these luxury brands will blow you out of the...well, water.
These buzzy insects are important for pollination, but they're not quite fun when they're within stinging distance of your front door. Here's how to deal with them.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: DIY, Home
Scammers always try to pass themselves off as legit. Here's why I thought I was getting scammed recently, and how to make sure it doesn't happen to you.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Consumer Affairs
Craigslist can be a great place to buy and sell stuff...or completely frustrating. Do your part by avoiding these awful habits of bad Craigslist sellers.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Extra Income, Shopping
It's your birthday, time to take advantage of the one day of the year that people have to be nice to you. Take a look at all the things companies are willing to give you for free!
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Life Hacks, Food and Drink
Jewelry insurance doesn't need to be expensive. In fact, there are ways of insuring your rings, bracelets, and other baubles without paying a dime!
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Insurance
Going to a job fair unprepared can be terrible. Use these tips to make sure your job fair experience is as effective and useful as possible.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Job Hunting
Everyone knows that milk is an excellent source of calcium, but not everyone drinks it. Here are other great ways to get calcium without the milk mustache.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Food and Drink, Health and Beauty
You can easily see brand-new movies in the theaters for free. Yes, totally free. Really.
Companies brag about how their mutual funds beat Lipper averages. That sounds awesome...until you learn a little more about what a Lipper average is.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Investment
Terrified of talking price? It's easier than you might think. These tips will help you become the expert negotiator you can be.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Frugal Living, Career and Income, Personal Development
If you've been notified of an audit, don't panic. Follow these steps to help get through it with minimal stress.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Taxes
If you want to give the gift of cash and make the recipient feel like a million bucks, check out these creative ways to wrap moolah.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: General Tips
Not sure whether or not you should report certain types of income? The answers might surprise you.
by: Daniel Packer | channel: Career and Income, Taxes