Is Cheap The New Sexy?

Bella Breakdown New research has been presented and apparently being frugal is considered attractive or even sexy. About 92 percent of Americans consider ‘frugal’ an attractive quality of a partner or even a potential partner. A whopping 79 percent think that using a coupon on the first date is totally acceptable. 30 is the average age that people start getting monetarily responsible and take their finances seriously. Thinking about bragging about your last paycheck? Don’t. One in four Americans find bragging about your finances is a huge turnoff. Here are the five biggest first date turn-offs. Poor hygiene, having...

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Celebrities That Pay The Most For Their Hair

Bella Breakdown Getting your hair done is expensive, we all know this. But these celebrities are spending upwards of 52 thousand dollars per year on their hair. Here are some of the ladies that have the most luxurious hair. Kim K. You knew she was going to be on the list! She sees George Papanikolas around twice a month and spends $12,000 on coloring her hair per year. And for cuts and styling she has trusted the infamous Chris McMillan. McMillan is famous for “The Rachel” cut on Jennifer Aniston for the hit show Friends. He charges the star...

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How Working From Home Could Save You So Much Money

Bella Breakdown Working from home is probably one of our favorite luxuries. But have you considered how much money you would actually save if you never had to go into the office? According to Moneyish, a person who works from home 100% of the time saves an estimated $444 each year in gas. That total is cut in half for people who only work from home 50% of the time. Data from SMS & Text Marketing Services showed that Atlanta residents who worked from home saved the most. Meanwhile, San Antonio residents saved the least. Remote employees are less...

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The Best Grocery Staples For Those On A Budget

Bella Breakdown When managing a budget, groceries are one thing that won’t go away. A girls gotta eat! But, just because we need to purchase food, doesn’t mean we need to be careless about it. There are ways to save money while still eating the foods you love, you just have to be a little smarter about that budget of yours! Here are some grocery staples for anyone on a budget or someone just looking to be a little more cautious with money: 1. Eggs 2. Spinach 3. Apples 4. Parmesan cheese 5. Pasta 6. Garlic 7. Fresh herbs...

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Tips For Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Bella Breakdown It’s important to start teaching children about money and its value at a young age. Bank of Montreal’s Omar Abouzaher says some parents wait too long to teach their kids financial literacy, and that parents can start early by explaining what it means to save, and then build on that foundation. Waiting until the child is older, and then cramming as much information into their brains as possible, is not the route to go. That way, they can learn the simpler ideas about saving and money when they are young and can begin to implement more complicated...

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