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Today’s Home Spun Wisdom Archive


Go Beyond Bargain Hunting – 12 Easy Ways to Save Money

RISMEDIA, May 16, 2009-The first step to financial health is to create healthy savings and budget habits, according to the money experts at Bills.com, a free online personal finance portal and a subsidiary of the debt settlement firm Freedom Financial Network ...


Getaways – Top 10 Summer Road Trip Destinations

RISMEDIA, May 15, 2009-Clean out the cup holders and gas up the ride, as Hotwire.com, a leading travel discount site, revealed the top 10 summer road trip destinations for 2009."Consumers realize that they don't have to travel around the world ...


Social Networks – Not Just a Toy, but a ‘Must Have’ Tool

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De-Stress Your Day – 10 Minutes Is All You Need to Clear Your Mind

RISMEDIA, May 13, 2009-With negative news about the economy bombarding us on a daily basis, it is no wonder that many Americans feel stressed just trying to make it through their daily routine.  ...


Money Matters – Protecting Your Kids From Today’s Economic Woes

RISMEDIA, May 12, 2009-Whether you've been hit hard by the recession or not, kids and families may be reeling from the effects of the troubled times without a frame of reference for how tough it is out there.  ...


Seasonal Strategies – Get Your Vehicle in Gear for Summer Travel Season

RISMEDIA, May 11, 2009-With the summer travel season looming, AAA anticipates coming to the rescue of 7.3 million stranded motorists this summer. During the months of June, July and August, AAA expects a rise of nearly 1.5% in roadside assistance requests ...


Eating Healthy While Saving Money at the Grocery Is Possible with Strategic Shopping

RISMEDIA, May 9, 2009-"Shopping strategically at the grocery store to save money is not changing the way you eat, it is about changing the way you buy the food that you like," says Stephanie Nelson, the Coupon Mom. "If you are ...


Getaways – Experiences Not to Be Missed When Visiting Europe

RISMEDIA, May 8, 2009-In honor of its 30 years of providing afforadable and quality travel expertise, STA Travel has put together a list of reasons to visit Europe.  ...


Top 10 Myths About Credit Scores Debunked

RISMEDIA, May 7, 2009-With many Americans considering a home purchase or refinance, seeking a new job, purchasing a new car, or striving to pay off credit card debt, 2009 might be the year of the credit score, said Bills.com president ...


The Big Apple Is Full of Opportunity as Popular Job-Hunting Location

RISMEDIA, May 6, 2009-New York City is the most popular job hunting city for college students after graduation, according to a recent study of college placement offices by job-search portal CareerCast.com (www.CareerCast.com) and Going Global (www.goinglobal.com), a provider of country-specific employment ...


When Looking for Travel Deals, It Pays to Shop Around

RISMEDIA, May 5, 2009-(MCT)-Shop. Shop. Shop. Compare. Compare. Compare. During this seemingly endless recession, it will take time and effort to find the best ways to stretch your travel dollars. ...


Wallpaper Makes a Comeback- Feed Your Inspiration with Today’s Top Styles

RISMEDIA, May 4, 2009-(MCT)-After years on the decorative outs, wallcoverings are back in style. They've shed their dowdy association with teddy bears and tiny country prints and re-emerged in fresh, attention-getting forms. ...


7 Essential Chores to Get the Most Out of Your Spring Cleaning

RISMEDIA, May 2, 2009-(MCT)-Clean your house every day? That's what Donna Smallin, author of "Cleaning Plain & Simple" and seven other books on cleaning and organizing, recommends. "It's the simplest way to minimize housework," she says.  ...


Celebrate Riesling Month in Finger Lakes Wine Country

RISMEDIA, May 1, 2009-Join Finger Lakes Wine Country, New York this May for a month-long celebration of its award-winning varietal: Riesling. During "May is Riesling Month," the Finger Lakes will host special events and promotions, including special Riesling tastings and ...


Seasonal Strategies – Washing Windows Allows You to Take Advantage of Longer Days

RISMEDIA, April 30, 2009-(MCT)-With spring in full bloom and the sun wandering the sky more than half of every day, it might be an appropriate time for you to let all the light indoors that you can by washing the ...