Bargaineering

Bargaineering is a blog that chronicles my personal finance life and where I discuss matters of shopping, insurance, investing, retirement, loans, credit cards, mortgages, bargain hunting and other issues in my life.

Latest Posts from Bargaineering

Great CDs for every long-term saver

Looking for a new spot to stash your cash? Girl, put your records on, and consider investing in a CD. A CD, or a certificate of deposit, is perfect for savers with a little time on their hands. But I promise, that patience will seriously pay off. […]

Great CDs for every long-term saver

Looking for a new spot to stash your cash? Girl, put your records on, and consider investing in a CD. A CD, or a certificate of deposit, is perfect for savers with a little time on their hands. But I promise, that patience will seriously pay off. […]

Salary secrets spilled: Millennials are piping up about their paychecks

Can you keep a secret? If you’re a millennial, maybe not. At least when it comes to your salary. Call us chronic over-sharers (thanks, Facebook), but young adults are spilling the deets on our salaries at much, much higher rates than older generations. […]

Salary secrets spilled: Millennials are piping up about their paychecks

Can you keep a secret? If you’re a millennial, maybe not. At least when it comes to your salary. Call us chronic over-sharers (thanks, Facebook), but young adults are spilling the deets on our salaries at much, much higher rates than older generations. […]

Venmo announces new features for shopping and instant transfers

If “Venmo me” is a phrase that has weaseled its way into your daily routine, this news will be good for your shopping stamina, but potentially bad for your budget. Beginning this week, you can use Venmo as a method of payment at over 2 million retailers when shopping with your mobile phone. […]

Venmo announces new features for shopping and instant transfers

If “Venmo me” is a phrase that has weaseled its way into your daily routine, this news will be good for your shopping stamina, but potentially bad for your budget. Beginning this week, you can use Venmo as a method of payment at over 2 million retailers when shopping with your mobile phone. […]

4 investment scenarios to consider before splurging on Chanel

Download as many plugins as you want and coupon clip to your heart’s desire, but fashion isn’t always frugal. Trust me, I’ve tried. And as much as you may want to believe Carrie Bradshaw was able to afford her couture wardrobe on a writer’s salary (lol), the bottom line is that pretty clothes can cost you a pretty penny. […]

4 investment scenarios to consider before splurging on Chanel

Download as many plugins as you want and coupon clip to your heart’s desire, but fashion isn’t always frugal. Trust me, I’ve tried. And as much as you may want to believe Carrie Bradshaw was able to afford her couture wardrobe on a writer’s salary (lol), the bottom line is that pretty clothes can cost you a pretty penny. […]

Top 5 Reasons To Buy A Home

Top 5 reasons to buy a home… 5. Freedom To paint walls, remodel the kitchen and change the flooring, you’ll probably have to own the home. 4. Tax Benefits U.S. homeowners can deduct mortgage interest, property taxes and some closing costs. 3. Equity As you pay down the mortgage and the home value rises, you build equity which can be turned into cash! 2. […]

Top 5 Reasons To Buy A Home

Top 5 reasons to buy a home… 5. Freedom To paint walls, remodel the kitchen and change the flooring, you’ll probably have to own the home. 4. Tax Benefits U.S. homeowners can deduct mortgage interest, property taxes and some closing costs. 3. Equity As you pay down the mortgage and the home value rises, you build equity which can be turned into cash! 2. […]