Budget Friendly Gift Ideas for Last Minute Shoppers

Still shopping? If you’ve left your holiday shopping to the last minute, you’re not alone. Luckily, our friends at the Penny Hoarder have compiled a great post containing a TON of helpful gift guides. While you’ll still have to brave the crowds, these fantastic Christmas holiday gift ideas are easy on your budget and they’ll help you figure out the best gifts for everyone on your list. Check ’em out:

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Smart Shopper: Everything You Need to Know about Buying in Bulk

Purchasing items in bulk may seem appealing; get more for less! At least that’s how it’s supposed to be in theory. While reducing the cost per unit of a product is positive, oftentimes consumers do not calculate those costs correctly. Buying in bulk takes a little bit of planning to get the most value for your dollar. Here are some tips to get you started.

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8 Budget Tips for Summer Savings

Sticking to a budget during the summer can be a challenge. Coworkers in new summer clothes and friends gallivanting out on exciting weekend getaways may tempt you to head to the mall or book a trip that you can’t really afford. It’s a disappointing to have to turn down invitations to parties, dinners, and trips. So in addition to using your Kaiku Card to limit the amount you can spend at a given time, try some of these tips to save money and have fun on a budget this summer.

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