Monthly Archives: December 2010

Coinstar $10 Bonus (Expired)

Cash in your coins amounting to $40 or more and get a $10 bonus when you cash it for an eCertificate or gift card. Hurry, this offer expires on December 31, 2010! How It Works: 1. Go to the Coinstar® machine locator to find the nearest participating machine. 2. Bring your coins to the nearest…

Top 10 Blog Posts of 2010

free 2011 hello kitty calendar

2010 came and went fast. And what a crazy and tumultuous year it was! Check out the most popular blog posts this year on Living Richly on a Budget. It’s interesting to see what posts people were interested in. 1. Free 2010 Hello Kitty Calendar 2. True Life: I Can No Longer Afford My Lifestyle…

Living Richly on a Budget was featured in Festival of Frugality #259

My article, 10 Homemade Christmas Gifts, was featured in the Festival of Frugality – The Christmas Song edition, hosted by Passive Family Income. I love to read innovative ways to be more frugal by other personal finance bloggers. There’s a wealth of free information online. Why not take advantage of it? I hope to host…

Unemployment Extension of 2010 Passes, Do You Qualify?

unemployment extension 2010

On December 17, 2010, President Obama signed into law, the Tax Relief, Unemployment Insurance Reauthorization, and Job Creation Act of 2010. This sweeping tax package reauthorizes federal unemployment benefits for another 13 months, ending in January 2012. Before this bill, unemployment extensions officially ended by November 30, 2010. That means if your unemployment insurance ended…