Giveaways

The Hustler / Budgeter Giveaway! (x2)

January 5, 2018
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“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret to getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks and then starting on the first one.” – Mark Twain Goooooood morning hustlers and budgeters! And budgeters who hustle! If you love pen and paper, you’re going to love today’s giveaways :) Two of my friends recently put out some pretty epic […]

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A handful of SUPER clever ways to spend $100 this holiday season :) PLUS: Our Christmas Stimulus winners!

December 8, 2017
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‘Sup sup! J. Money Claus here to spread the wealth, both literally and figuratively! ;) Just spent three solid hours reading and responding to all the great entries from last week’s Christmas Stimulus giveaway (over 800+ comments!), and WOW was it fascinating! You guys are so freakin’ creative!! We had the usual “I’d pay down debts” or “I’d bank it/invest it” or “I’d give it […]

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Christmas Stimulus Is Back! Who Wants $100??

November 27, 2017
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Goooooood morning, y’all! Nice and happy from all that Thanksgiving goodness over the weekend? Ready to get back to the real world now and start talking Turkey vs eating it? ;) Can anyone use an extra $100 bill these days?? Well good news my fiscal friends, Christmas Stimulus is back!! And this year we’re giving away $500 in cash just for being a reader of […]

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What Would You Do With An Extra $1,000?

August 14, 2017
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I came across this gem while decluttering some old “memory” boxes the other day… (the hardest to declutter btw – good lord!): In case you can’t read that, it says I would do the following if I were given $1,000 back in the day (mid-80’s): Buy 3 Nintendo games Buy a pair of roller blades Get $75 worth of “drawing things,” such as drawing books, […]

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Tell Me a Recent #Money Win For a Chance at $100!

June 19, 2017
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What’s up, budgeters! Who wants to win $100 of my cold hard cash today? Who’s done at least ONE thing good w/ their money lately, even if you’ve failed in every other aspect? ;) As we do here every month, it’s time for our monthly $100 giveaway where all you have to do to enter is answer a simple question relating to $$$, and then […]

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Money Book Giveaway Round II

October 9, 2015
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Hola mi amors, Have a great week? Wallets nice and plump? You check out my new lists of the Best Money Blogs I built over at Rockstar Finance? You should as soon as you’re done entering today’s giveaway :) I spent a handful of hours pumping out the best blogs in personal finance, debt, savings, early retirement and even through to the best millennial blogs […]

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Giving Away a Stash of Money Books! (Round I)

October 2, 2015
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Morning y’all! In my constant pursuit of pairing down, I offer you up today a handful of great personal finance books for your choosing. This has been the hardest part of my purging so far, but it just has to be done. No point in keeping around these killer books as merely eye candy right? They need to get out in the world and enjoyed! […]

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GIVEAWAY: Republic Wireless Phone + Service!

August 19, 2015
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Hey Guys! If you’re still needing a push to give Republic Wireless a shot, today could be your lucky day :) I got word that they just released a new phone in their lineup, and to help promote it they shot me a prize package to give away which includes the phone and 3 months of free service – woo! Though the service doesn’t cost […]

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Are You a Rich Bitch? [New Book + Giveaway]

March 6, 2015
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If you’re offended by the word “bitch,” I highly suggest averting your eyes right now and finding something better in my archives :) But for once, using naughty words is out of my control – it’s in the title of a new (feisty) financial book out! “Rich Bitch” by Nicole Lapin I first came across Nicole on Twitter when we randomly started chatting about money, […]

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A Great Way to Cash In Your Unused Gift Cards [+ $100 Giveaway!]

February 6, 2015
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Happy Friday :) If you logged onto this site this morning wishing for a place to sell your unwanted gift cards and to be entered to win two $50 cards you’ll actually love, then your wish has come true! And you should go and play the lottery next! I got a note from my new friends over at GiftCardRescue.com asking to pass on the word about […]

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Pirates of Financial Freedom! [Book & GOLD Giveaway!]

November 12, 2014
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Do you like pirates? Gold? Reading about money? If so, yarghhhhh gonna love today’s book and following giveaway ;) I partnered up with my friend, and published author, Joey Fehrman of the Pirates of Financial Freedom book to give one of you lucky scallywags a bountiful bag of loot valued at over $300: A real GOLD coin (!) A signed copy of Pirates of Financial Freedom (!!) […]

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Republic Wireless Motorola E Giveaway! (x2)

October 22, 2014
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What up what up frugal gangsters! My new favorite wireless carrier just released their latest (cheap-as-hell) smart phone, and because they think budgets are sexy too they’re shipping me two to give away to y’all today :) Along with 3 months of free service! (How’s that for frugal?) I know I’ve been mentioning Republic Wireless a lot over the months, but that really is only […]

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One-on-One w/ Farnoosh Torabi, Author of the New Book, “When She Makes More” [+ Book Giveaway!]

April 15, 2014
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Hey guys! Welcome to another One-On-One where I interview some of the coolest people I know :) If you missed any of our last ones on Rob Wilson (Aka Hip-Hop’s Financial Advisor) or Extreme Couponer’s Chrystie Vachon, be sure to check them out when you get a chance. Awesome people doing even awesomer things! And now up, my good friend, and published author, Farnoosh Torabi! […]

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Book Giveaway: The Eventual Millionaire

February 26, 2014
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Got my hands on a sexy new book that just hit the shelves! It’s called, The Eventual Millionaire: How Anyone Can Be an Entrepreneur and Successfully Grow Their Startup, and it’s written by a cool friend and blogger of mine, Jaime Tardy. In fact, I’ve got TWO of them – which are both for you! [A little known fact about Mrs. Tardy: She knows karate […]

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