Little House enjoys writing about personal finance, saving for a home purchase, and budgeting money wisely. Her goal is to share her personal finance knowledge with others.
From hand-cranking a flashlight to setting up solar panels to creating your own hydroelectric dam, generating your own electricity is totally achievable.
by: Little House | channel: DIY
If you rent your home or apartment, renters insurance can provide you with coverage in case of robbery, natural disaster, and other unexpected situations.
by: Little House | channel: Insurance, Real Estate and Housing
Coffee wakes you up. But did you know it can also increase your happiness, save you money, and more? Discover why drinking coffee is such a good thing.
by: Little House | channel: Food and Drink
Since I don't like being weighed down by these precious metals or the idea of losing them, I've started saving all of my loose coins in a do-it-yourself piggy bank.
There are many great debates in the world: The chicken or the egg? John or Paul? Should you rent or not? This helps answer one of those.
by: Little House | channel: Real Estate and Housing
From eco-friendly prefab kits to dwellings built out of other people's trash, the possibilities for building your own home are only limited by your imagination.
by: Little House | channel: DIY, Real Estate and Housing
Trade your annual spring cleaning for deep-cleaning individual rooms more frequently to save time, lessen allergies, and keep your house looking great.
by: Little House | channel: General Tips, Home
Sure, you can adhere to all of your bank's (potentially ridiculous) rules to avoid rising fees...or you can start searching for a new bank.
by: Little House | channel: Banking
As holiday stress levels rise, drivers can get careless. Add in bad weather, and things can get downright dangerous. Follow these suggestions to arrive at your destination safely.
by: Little House | channel: Cars and Transportation, General Tips
Every year I struggle to find meaningful gifts for relatives that they will appreciate instead of adding to the clutter of "stuff" they own. Here are a few of my favorite ideas.
by: Little House | channel: Shopping
I don't usually earn enough rewards points to redeem them. But with Points.com, I can track my rewards programs in one place and pool my points together.
by: Little House | channel: Credit Cards, Shopping, Technology
Electronic messages are fast but impersonal. Learn why you should send a friendly letter instead.
by: Little House | channel: General Tips
This "jolly" season can become overwhelming when you shop, but these tips can help you avoid getting caught up in the hustle and bustle.
by: Little House | channel: General Tips, Health and Beauty, Shopping
Recently we've grown tired of traveling to big, traditional Thanksgiving gatherings, so we decided to create new traditions for just the two of us.
I thought I had my DIY move totally budgeted, only to be hit with hidden costs.
by: Little House | channel: Budgeting, Home
It's few days before Halloween, and I have given barely a thought to what I'll wear...but I have some great ideas.
by: Little House | channel: DIY, Shopping
With a move on the horizon, from residential house to suburban apartment, I realize I can't forgo the garden.
by: Little House | channel: Home
Here's a simple timeline for sorting and decluttering painlessly with a three-phase strategy: 3-month plan, 6-month plan, and the year-or-more plan.
by: Little House | channel: Home, Organization
My passion for bike riding and general common sense as a driver helped me navigate my town's busy streets and traffic clogged arteries. There were a few safety items I had to keep
by: Little House | channel: General Tips, Lifestyle
Living on a fluctuating income can wreak havoc on a person's finances. I should know; my income is slightly erratic from season to season.
by: Little House | channel: Career and Income, Budgeting