10 Mobile Apps for Extreme Couponers

Gone are the days of clipping coupons from newspapers. If you are an extreme couponer, these 10 coupon apps are for you. The one thing I remember most about working at Kroger 30 years ago was double-coupon days. Oh, the crowds. Oh, the coupons. And Oh, the carts overflowing with groceries. My experience as a […]


How I Got $9,000 Worth of Airfare for $142

With the right rewards credit cards, you can travel the world on any budget I was one click away from booking my trip to Thailand with a stop in Paris. The webpage read: “Do you want to pay $9,000 instead of using your miles?” Not a chance, I thought. Rather than forking over cash for […]


How to Get a Mortgage If You’re Self-Employed

A lot of Dough Roller readers are self-employed. I know this from talking to countless folks since 2007 when I launched this site. And I’m about to join their ranks. More about that later. But as a personal finance blogger, one of the first things I thought about was my mortgage. Seriously. Will I be […]