House

Stock Market vs. Savings Account

Stock Market or Savings Account? When deciding where to put your money, the stock market vs. a savings account, there are a lot of questions you could ask. I recommend asking just one: When will I need to use the money? A lot of people instead get hung up on...

Barber Shop

Shave Money With a Safety Razor

This post about shaving with a safety razor is admittedly aimed more towards the men readers but hopefully you Dime Moms will find this topic of interest and at least somewhat applicable to your daily grooming habits. I know that for some, shaving is a relaxing, enjoyable ritual. It is...

commute

The Curse (and Cost) of Commuting

I want to focus our attention on a subject now that I feel like gets talked about both all the time, and not enough. The cost of commuting. Not only the commuting cost in dollars, but in time spent.  According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the average American daily commute...

Raleigh RX 2.0 Craigslist Photo

Why You Should Do All Your Shopping On Craigslist

Craigslist. Firstly, this place doesn't get enough credit for being the marketplace of the future. It's incredible that when we don't want something anymore, we can upload a photo to the internet and a little while later a stranger shows up and gives us money for it. REAL DOLLARS! Let's...