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Deciding on When is the Best Time to Sell Your House

by Elle Martinez
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There are many homeowners who are anxiously waiting to put their homes for sale on the market, but who don’t aren’t sure if the timing is right. For those who are selling their homes for the first time, it can be stressful. No one can predict what will happen, but there are definitely times, when you […]

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Repair It Yourself and Get Rich

by Elle Martinez
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Is there a way you can keep your electronics lasting longer, give you something fun to do (while helping you learn something new), and save you a ton of money? I think there is – fixing your own electronics. Getting Back to Repairing Things Back in my high school and college days, I learned how […]

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Staying on Top of Your Finances (Without Losing Your Mind)

by Elle Martinez
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Even just five years ago, there were only a few options that you had when it came to keeping an eye out for your money. Now, though, there are dozens of ways where you can track your finances without stressing out and sweating over the details. We’ve tried a bunch of them, so I wanted […]

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Capital One 360′s 5th Annual Black Friday Sale

by Elle Martinez
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While I know some Couple Money readers are shopping for some deals, I want to highlight some big bonuses this weekend from CapitalOne 360 when you open up a new account with them from November 29th 12:01 AM ET through December 2nd at 11:59 PM ET. $125 Bonus for 360 checking Account! Now you can have a […]

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How to Save $1,000 on Your Monthly Bills

by Elle Martinez
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With some families seeing their bills grow faster than their income, finding ways to build the difference between the two has become a priority for them. I’ve written quite a few times about how we’ve worked to optimize our budget and how we trimmed expenses to help build our savings and invest more. The $1,000 Challenge […]

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How Much Money Do You Need to Retire?

by Elle Martinez
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I usually reserve my book and financial reviews for my other site, but I just finished reading Todd Tresidder’s book aptly named How Much Money Do I Need to Retire and I feel like it deserves a special mention as there are many Couple Money readers asking that question. I’ve written how I had gotten a ballpark figure […]

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Giving in Times of Disaster

by Elle Martinez
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As many of you have probably seen, the Philippines has been hit by Typhoon Haiyan and it has left a trail of destruction and calamity as the country is scrambling to get aid to its citizens.  My husband and I have been discussing it, simply astounded by the numbers given in the news, especially with the […]

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