No Money? No Problem! Learn How To Travel On A Budget This Fall

Bella Breakdown Summer is over, but that doesn’t mean that your traveling and exploring has to stop. There are plenty of places that can satisfy your appetite for exploration and fun without breaking the bank. The one good thing about the end of summer is that prices for some of the best destinations have fallen now that “peak season” is over. The fall means discounts all around for the savvy traveler. And for the price, it’s a great excuse to keep the good times rolling. Egypt is a hidden gem with some of the best scenery around. And for...

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Download These Travel Apps To Find Your Next Destination

Bella Breakdown Travel is expensive, and there’s pretty much no one out there who wouldn’t like to save a little money on their next trip. Whether you have a destination in mind or need some inspiration, you must check out these apps for the absolute best deal on your next adventure. Hopper As one of the fastest growing travel apps, Hopper has a huge following with those who like to plan ahead. Hopper will map out the cheapest flights and hotel accommodations over the course of a year for any destination. That way, you can pick the cheapest time...

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A Week’s Worth Of Groceries From Trader Joe’s, Under $50

Bella Breakdown If you’re like me, Trader Joe’s is your go-to store for healthy, cheap groceries. It’s amazing how everything at Trader Joe’s is top quality, but with a much lower price tag than other brand names. Trader Joe’s carries only (or almost only) their own products, making it much cheaper for them to produce and stock their items. If you need some shopping inspiration, here is a grocery and meal list that will get you through the week for under $50! Grocery List Organic spinach, 1 bag — $1.99 Onion, 1 — $0.69 Avocado — $1.99 Sweet Potatoes,...

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For Richer, Or Poorer

Bella Breakdown Love and finances are two topics that, when combined, can be a little touchy. When you get married, however your finances more often than not, are going to be combined. Purchases like cars and houses, in addition to whether or not you’ll want children are financial subjects that should be discussed together. So, let’s say you’re engaged and about to get married, what can you do to ensure financial success after your vows have been exchanged? 1. You’ve got to talk about it Finances are not going away, or getting easier after marriage. Open the lines of...

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Babies And Budgets

Bella Breakdown There are so many overwhelming factors when it comes to planning to have a baby. There’s the planning, the decorating, the actual birth, safety factors, and of course at the root of it all, money. No one is under the impression that raising a child is cheap. Because it sure as heck isn’t. Despite how expensive having a baby is, there are a lot of ways to be crafty and save money while you also attempt to raise a happy, healthy baby. 1. Opt for household products You don’t have to buy every baby product there is....

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