Posts by Theodora Blanchfield

Salary Negotiation: The Best Way to Ask for a Pay Raise

If you aren’t getting regular enough pay raises, you might be losing money to inflation. But, sometimes it’s tough to know how to negotiate your salary. More

What’s Your Job’s Average Salary? Is It Time to Negotiate a Pay Raise?

From cranky bosses to impossible deadlines, it’s not hard to feel undervalued at work. The real question is: Are you underpaid? More

Cheap Summer Events Calendar: Guide To Restaurant Week, Concert Tickets, Outdoor Movies & More

With Memorial Day behind us and the Fourth of July coming up, it’s solidly summer now. This season is all about picnics in the park, outdoor concerts, good food, and quirky public art. …On a budget? Head Out To Rock … Continue reading

Super Last-Minute Budget Memorial Day Getaway Ideas

So, you think you’re stuck in the city this Memorial Day weekend? Not so fast! More

Work It Out(side)

After a long cold, winter, you’re itching to get active. Now’s the time for last-minute swimsuit training, but we’re pausing before we shell out for yet another yoga class. Whether or not we’re tied in to a gym contract, the … Continue reading

Run, LearnVest, Run!

The weather is finally awesome, and we want to save money on our fancy gym memberships and yoga classes. We’d love to go outside for a run…but the truth is that we aren’t track stars. If you’ve been working out … Continue reading

How The iPad Can Actually Save You Money

If you shelled out $400+ for an iPad last weekend, you’re probably looking to save some money right now. Here’s a relief: the iPad can actually help you save money. Granted, this is not reason enough to buy an iPad, … Continue reading

5 Fabulous Laptop Sleeves (Slide Show)

A good laptop sleeve will help you protect your investment from getting bumped…But, it doesn’t make sense to spend money on an overly expensive laptop case. More

How To Get Free Audiobooks

We would love to read great fiction or to learn more about the world on our commute, but we either find ourselves driving to work or sandwiched against a smelly man on the subway. Neither situation is any good for … Continue reading

Is The iPad Worth It?

After months of intense speculation, the Apple iPad has been released, to great fanfare. Upon its debut, the tablet was instantly panned as underwhelming and overpriced, by the blogosphere and Twittersphere alike. How Much Does It Cost? The number thrown … Continue reading