Money talks in this entertaining and educational hub! Moola Mom wittily blogs about practical money hacks that can maximize your means - delivering a frugal living site for all! 

cookie care packages of cookie monster treats

¢ is for Cookie

I learned sometimes that’s just the way the cookie crumbles when my grandma’s cookie care packages got traded in for cash due to a real-life “cookie monster”! Read More …

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Fast Asleep

I rest easy knowing that the 4-7-8 trick helps me fall asleep fast. If you’re tired of missing ZZZs and want these $$$s, then this post is for you! Read More …

a $20 bill cut into pieces to symbolize my post's point to cut in half to save money

Cut it in Half and Double it

Here are my top 5 things to cut in half to save money. These household hacks and the silly phrase I say with scissors in hand should resonate with you! Read More …

businessman pouring money over a city, symbolizing what it might feel like after quitting after getting a bonus

Way to “Go”al

Ever given notice right after receiving a bonus? Incentives-aside, lend your opinion about quitting after getting a bonus! Read More …

a red car at the gas station with money in the gas tank, symbolizing BP driver rewards

Do You Need Gas Money ASBP?

I’m pumped to use BP Driver Rewards, a loyalty program offering cash rewards at participating gas stations. You should be too; don’t let this opportunity drive by! Read More …

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Receipt Replay

Let me emphasize the importance of receipt review by way of a personal anecdote that pulls on the (football) strings of my college memories. Read More …

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Incipio – The Beginning to a Back Pocket Love Affair

Everyone appreciates a good trick in their back pocket, right? Well, it’s your lucky day because I have a solution for you: the Incipio Stashback Cellphone Case! Read More …

a white diaper rag on a black background

From (Retch) Rags to Riches

Want to know about my best baby time-saver used around the home? Join me in this adult-version of hide and seek with the diaper rag as your playpal! Read More …

a woman at a desk with hands up in the air looking like she won bingo or scored cash using bing rewards

Bing-o!

I searched all four corners to find my favorite search engine. Its Bing due to a loyalty program called Bing Rewards. Could you #34 (ask for more)? Read More …

moving boxes with junk in it, symbolizing my post's topic of ownership effect

It’s junk. But, it’s MY junk.

The ownership effect is a powerful cognitive bias that impacts personal life and beyond. But, we are all entitled to “let it go” a little! Join me in self-reflecting, educating, interpreting and applying this theory. Read More …

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Happy Birthdays to You

Combining a birthday celebration with siblings is practical, but with friends can be ingenious! Read More …

symbolizing my post on the benefits of being a landlord, here is a for rent sign

Bent on Renting

The housing bubble collapse badly affected my plans to sell and made me an accidental landlord . Now, I’ll loan you my opinion on the many benefits of being a landlord. Read More …

symbolizing my post's title of 100% tip are speech bubbles with an exclamation point and the word "tip",

Gracious Gratuities

Tipping norms aside, could there be a reason for a 100% tip? Read More …

a line of people waiting to get into a club because of the one in, one out policy

One In, One Out

I am infamously known by friends and family for putting retail theory into practice. Here’s a quick look at how my one in, one out policy got started! Read More …