Recommendations

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I created this resource page to easily list recommended services, products, and companies that I use and/or those I know are valuable. This way you can quickly find great products and services all in one place. You can save tons of money all from one page!

 

Disclosure: There are some affiliate links below, but these are all products I highly recommend. I won’t put anything on this page that I haven’t verified and/or personally used.

 

 

 

MONEY SAVING WEBSITES

 

 

Ebates: When you sign up for Ebates, you get cash back whenever you purchase almost anything online. The Sign Up is free and I got a $10 Walmart gift card as soon as I signed up. Now whenever I purchase anything online, I always go to Ebates first so I can get cash back. You are leaving free money on the table if you’re not using Ebates yet. Sign up here

 

 

 

MoviePass: I’ve used MoviePass several times to see movies in the theater. It’s a movie subscription service that costs only $9.95 month. You can see a movie every single day in the theater for that low price. You can even see movies on opening night. Sign up here for free. Please read my review here

 

 

 

CityPass: CityPass is a great way to save money when you are visiting a major city. In New York City, you can save up to $95 when you visit all the major tourists attractions.  You can cut the long wait lines when visiting the Empire State Building, Museums, and so much more.  Click here to get your CityPass and also read my review here

 

 

 

MONEY RELATED HELP 

 

Personal Capital: I use Personal Capital to track all my finances.  It’s a great site that organizes and displays all of your financial accounts which can inform you on what you are spending on the most. They display easy to read graphs and charts so you can better understand where your money is going which can help you save money by cutting spending on things you really don’t need. You can track your net worth, your cash flow, your portfolio, your investments, and more. I’ve mentioned Personal Capital in a previous article about how to become a better saver.  Check it out here.  

 

 

Ally Invest: I use Ally Invest for all my individual stock trading. They charge the lowest trading fees around at only $4.95 per trade and they require no account minimum.  They also offer a wide range of self directed and managed investment products at among the industry’s lowest fees.   I’ve mentioned Ally Invest in my previous post about investments that can make you rich. Check it out here

 

 

 

CIT Bank:  I use CIT Bank for my emergency fund. They are an online bank that currently gives one of the best returns for your money at 1.35%. They are FDIC insured for cash balances up to $250K. I have mentioned CIT bank in a previous post about where to put your emergency fund. Check it out here

 

 

Credit Sesame: I use Credit Sesame to check on my credit score for free. You can also use them to find the best credit cards, mortgage rates and loans. Your credit score is very important because it will affect the rates you get on a mortgage, car loan and employers can even check on your credit worthiness when you apply for a job.  Please read How I Got My Credit Score to 850.