Mike Timmermann

Michael Timmermann paid off his mortgage in two years. Now, he shares his money-saving tips on his blog, Save on Almost Everything.
How Often Do You Tip Your Starbucks Barista?
How Often Do You Tip Your Starbucks Barista? Shopping & Retail April 16, 2015
Starting March 19th, customers have been able to leave tips directly through the Starbucks app on their iPhone. Think of it…
Inside the Timeshare Sales Pitch
Inside the Timeshare Sales Pitch Travel April 16, 2015
I recently had the opportunity to use a family member’s timeshare package to take a vacation. Moments after arriving at…
How much is your coffee habit costing you?
How much is your coffee habit costing you? Shopping & Retail March 5, 2015
Americans love their coffee. According to the National Coffee Association, 83 percent of us are coffee drinkers. But how much…
Want to make extra money? Choose your side hustle carefully
Want to make extra money? Choose your side hustle carefully Jobs & Military August 28, 2014
As I worked to pay off my $86,000 mortgage in 2 years, I tried just about everything I could think…
3 Apps To Earn Cash Back On Groceries
3 Apps To Earn Cash Back On Groceries Deals & Savings June 26, 2014
It seems like every week we hear about food prices going up again.  First, beef prices. Then, it was milk…
5 Must-Try Spring Wines Under $15
5 Must-Try Spring Wines Under $15 Shopping & Retail April 23, 2014
Step one foot into any wine shop and the selection can be overwhelming.Hundreds or maybe even thousands of bottles surround…
How to get the best pizza value
How to get the best pizza value Shopping & Retail March 28, 2014
Think a bigger pizza is always a better value? Before you place your next delivery order, we found a handy…
Can you afford to adopt a pet?
Can you afford to adopt a pet? Life March 13, 2014
For millions of Americans, pets are just like family. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports we spend $61 billion a…
7 Protein-Packed Foods Cheaper than Beef
7 Protein-Packed Foods Cheaper than Beef Deals & Savings February 24, 2014
The price of meat is sending shoppers into sticker shock. Beef prices are expected to rise 3 to 4 percent…
Etiquette Expert Reveals The New Normal For Tipping
Etiquette Expert Reveals The New Normal For Tipping Shopping & Retail February 11, 2014
Ten years ago I waited tables part-time during college. Back then, receiving an 18% tip was a compliment. Now, 18%…