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Finding the Best Deals with Rental Cars

What a fantastic weekend! We just got back from attending my cousin’s wedding. It was a beautiful ceremony and celebration. So happy we went. Getting a Deal with Our Car Rental After running the numbers for plane tickets and taxi fares for six people (my mom and sister came too), renting a car made the […]

Fiverr Side Hustle Challenge: Accepted

If you’re a regular reader, you know I love a good challenge. We started the year with joining up with Moneystepper to save a ton money (on track so far!). In August I tested myself with the 50/50 Challenge – bring down our expenses and earn some extra cash. Now I’m going to accept one […]

How to Eat Well on a Budget

Love to eat well, but you’re on a budget? Learn how to be a frugal foodie with these money saving and savvy shopping tips! With the warmer weather, more people are spending time outdoors and for some couples, it’s a nudge to get more fit. One of the best habits you can pick up is eating […]

Never Be Afraid to Ask: Negotiating Your Bills

These last few weeks have been frustrating as we’re still receiving bills from our second daughter’s birth. We expected most of it, but there have been a few that caught us off guard. They range from $12 to about $350. I’m all for paying what is due, but I also want to make sure we’re […]

The Best Kept Secrets to Planning a Wedding on a Budget

Want to have a lovely, memorable, and meaningful wedding day? Here are five key ways you can save a ton of money while planning your wedding and stick to your budget! Our 2 year anniversary is coming up on March 16, which means 2 years ago from today, I was freaking out. I’m talking about […]

Elle Martinez

Elle Martinez Creator and Host of Couple Money Elle Martinez is the creator and award-winning blogger of Couple Money, a personal finance site and podcast dedicated to helping spouses build their marriage and wealth together.Every week she interviews financial experts and real-life couples who’ve achieved big financial goals together like paying down six figures of […]

Personal Finance Shout-Outs – New Baby Edition

I can’t wait – our second daughter arrived!  We’re extremely grateful that family and friends have been helping us make this transition smoother. As you probably guessed, the schedule will be lighter than usual for the next few weeks. We just want to soak it all in right now : ) If you want to […]