Articles written by: TFM

Ashley is a model living in NYC who loves sharing tips for saving money and advice on enriching your life.

My Latest Investment: A Mason Pearson Hairbrush
Health/Beauty

My Latest Investment: A Mason Pearson Hairbrush

I recently made an investment in THE Mason Pearson Junior Hairbrush. I saved almost $50 buying it on Amazon, and before you condemn me for promoting such an expensive item….check out the video to see why I don’t think I’m crazy. I also give you a comparable brush called the […]

Why Promotional Codes Get Me Excited
Earn/Save Money

Why Promotional Codes Get Me Excited

The only thing better than finding a great sale is shopping online. You can find almost everything online for less, and when you factor in the ability to save even more money with promotional codes, I get even more excited (because I obviously have issues). The crazy thing to me […]

One Day You’ll Be Old. Don’t Be Old And Broke: Breaking Down IRA’s
Personal Finance

One Day You’ll Be Old. Don’t Be Old And Broke: Breaking Down IRA’s

Last week I finally opened an IRA. Retirement funds always seemed very confusing (because they are), so I just avoided them assuming I could work out another way to be able to purchase my pimped out gold wheelchair in retirement. Most people are able to opt in for a 401k […]

Master The Art of Complaining To Save Money (Or Just Generally Get Your Way)
Lifestyle

Master The Art of Complaining To Save Money (Or Just Generally Get Your Way)

Ok, I get that no one likes a complainer – but if you legitimately have a poor experience with a company providing a product or service, you have every right to be “one of those people” and have them rectify the situation. It’s crazy to me how many people are […]

Want To Lower Your Cell Phone Bill? Just Ask.
Earn/Save Money

Want To Lower Your Cell Phone Bill? Just Ask.

One thing I am never afraid to do is speak up when I feel that I am paying too much for something. I’ve learned that sometimes all it takes to save a little money on your bills is to simply ask. This is especially true when dealing with your cell […]

Overpaying For Health Insurance Makes Me Sick. How I saved $163/month
Earn/Save Money

Overpaying For Health Insurance Makes Me Sick. How I saved $163/month

Let me start by saying that I am Canadian. As you may know, health care is absolutely free in my native country. I remained uninsured for years, assuming that I would flee to Canada if I ever needed medical assistance. My father finally convinced me that I was definitely going […]

Ready To Splurge On A Designer Piece? Check eBay First.
TFM Fashion

Ready To Splurge On A Designer Piece? Check eBay First.

Ok so I will do many things to save mere dollars, but I’m a strong believer in investing in some key designer pieces to make any outfit look more expensive. Whenever I’m shopping for a higher priced item that I’m lusting for, I will always check on eBay first to […]