American Electric Power (AEP) serves 5.4 million customers in 11 states across the US. Because rate plans and state programs vary, we’ve split our AEP series into many different articles. This article was originally written for West Virginia customers but Chloe recently added information for Tennessee and Virginia customers below! Wrong company? Wrong state? No […]
Rice is a super cheap staple…and you don’t need to ever eat a boring rice dinner again! We’ve got 25+ cheap and delicious rice recipes for you to try!
The electric bill can be a budget-buster when you’re surviving on a low income. Fortunately, your power company can usually help. There are several unknown or little-advertised programs that power companies may offer that can help lower the cost of your power bill.
Do you know what you’re doing when you’re looking at cheap apartments for rent? Use these tips and know the 10 warning signs!
“I need someone to talk to” is a common refrain for many of us. These are a few creative ways to reach out and make new connections.
Wondering how to buy a car? You’re not alone. Buying a car is one of those things that should be simple but it isn’t. We made a ton of mistakes when we purchased our first vehicle. There were a lot of very expensive life lessons involved in that purchase. That’s exactly why I’m writing this […]
We’ve found a dozen low income internet services (including a few free internet options)! If you’re paying more than $15/month, read this right now!
There’s nothing quite like the adrenaline rush and flood of shame that hits when you open the door to find someone from Child Protective Services (CPS) on your doorstep. It’s horrifying. It’s embarrassing. You immediately start to remember every CPS horror story you’ve ever heard and you begin to worry. Of course, you get defensive… […]
Wow your friends – and your taste buds – with these restaurant recipes! These aren’t copycat recipes – we got them directly from the restaurants themselves!
Need to organize your home, but on a tight budget? We have Dollar Tree organization hacks that can help make your home happier!
Second chance banking means that you won’t be denied or penalized because of a bad banking experience in your past. These accounts give you the opportunity to re-establish yourself and build a positive banking history… and in some cases, they offer some incredible benefits that you won’t find at traditional banks! This post contains affiliate […]
If you’ve got an Ocean State Libraries card, you can pick up museum passes at any of the 40 branch locations! You can get free or cheap passes to attractions across (and even outside) the state!
Bed bugs are the worst! If you’re infested, you need to know how to kill bed bugs. We’ve found the most effective treatments and all the state laws that can help you. You may even qualify for free bed bug extermination!
Need help as a Florida first time home buyer? We’ve found down payment assistance programs and so much more in your area!
A steep, sudden rent increase can endanger any renter. We’ve heard from countless low income tenants who have essentially been forced out of their homes by rising rents. In certain areas of the country, we’ve seen reports of people who have had rent rise by a shocking 400 percent! Here’s what we’ve learned. 1. There […]
Whether you have a full-time job, you’re a stay-at-home parent, or you’re a student interested in making some extra money, you may be looking for ways to make extra money. When it doesn’t make sense to get a new job as an employee, there are still a few ways to pull in some extra cash. […]
If you’re in debt, you are not alone. As many as 80% of people living in the United States have some type of debt holding them back. We’ve assembled some of the best free debt advice from three top finance gurus, to help you get on track to achieve financial freedom. Everyone’s situation is different, […]
Whether you’re a first time home owner or have lived in your mobile home for years, you may be wondering, “what are my rights as a mobile home owner?” We’ve compiled some important information about what it means to be a mobile home owner and tips on what to do when your rights as a […]