Shelly Lott About the author:
Currently working in the IT field, Shelly is interested in technology, minimalism and frugality. When not working, she enjoys reading, writing and walking.
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6 Free Ways To Speed Up Your Cell Phone
6 Free Ways To Speed Up Your Cell Phone Cell Phones September 23, 2021
A common complaint among smartphone users is that their phones have slowed down; they say it takes "forever" to open…
How To Know if You’re Getting the Internet Speed You’re Paying For
How To Know if You’re Getting the Internet Speed You’re Paying For Internet September 13, 2021
From the home office to your living room, a residential internet connection has become essential for most of us. But…
10 Free Computer Programs To Replace Expensive Alternatives
10 Free Computer Programs To Replace Expensive Alternatives Save Money September 6, 2021
Why pay for something when you can get it for free? At home and at work, I use many free…
5 Free Organizing Tips for Your Home
5 Free Organizing Tips for Your Home Save Money August 20, 2021
I am a frugal minimalist, so I'm always looking for ways to organize, declutter and save money. Several years ago…
How Spammers Get Your Email Address
How Spammers Get Your Email Address Protect Your Rights & Identity August 17, 2021
Have you ever been browsing a website and then later received an email from the company even though you had…
How To Create a Throwaway Email To Avoid Spam
How To Create a Throwaway Email To Avoid Spam Protect Your Identity August 17, 2021
Have you ever been asked to share your email address to get a discount or other offer? People are becoming…
Why Do I Get Calls From Phone Numbers That Are Similar to My Number?
Why Do I Get Calls From Phone Numbers That Are Similar to My Number? Cell Phones August 4, 2021
Have you ever gotten a phone call and the caller ID displays a phone number that is very similar to…
How To Create a Safe Password
How To Create a Safe Password Protect Your Identity May 7, 2021
Are you one of the estimated 66% of people who use the same password for multiple accounts? It's understandable, as…
17 Ways To Eat Healthy on a Budget
17 Ways To Eat Healthy on a Budget Health April 27, 2021
Eating healthy can be expensive. In fact, a compilation of 27 studies from 10 countries discovered that food for a…
15 Tried-and-True Ways To Save More Money
15 Tried-and-True Ways To Save More Money Save Money April 15, 2021
Almost everyone wants to save more money. And saving is one of the key steps in money expert Clark Howard's…
How To Store Your Important Financial Documents Online
How To Store Your Important Financial Documents Online Money & Credit April 14, 2021
There are many reasons people choose to digitize their documents. Having digital copies allows you to find files quickly and…
How To Speed Up a Slow Computer for Free
How To Speed Up a Slow Computer for Free Mobile & Electronics March 16, 2021
One of the most common complaints computer users have is that, over time, their computers become slower. The machines start…
11 Tips to Keep Your Cell Phone Safe
11 Tips to Keep Your Cell Phone Safe Cell Phones February 15, 2021
From apps to contacts to accounts and more, our phones contain so much personal information. Have you ever thought about…
4 Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office
4 Free Alternatives to Microsoft Office Save Money January 14, 2021
Why pay for something when you can get it for free? Microsoft Office is a popular office program, but it…
11 Keys to Keeping Your Home Wi-Fi Network Safe and Secure
11 Keys to Keeping Your Home Wi-Fi Network Safe and Secure Mobile & Electronics February 19, 2019
Many people buy a wireless router, bring it home, plug it in, connect it -- and then forget about their…
6 Keys To Getting Great Customer Support Every Time
6 Keys To Getting Great Customer Support Every Time Mobile & Electronics January 17, 2019
When you call a company for customer support— especially technical support— it pays to be prepared. How To Get the…
Woman checking email
14 Steps to Keeping Your Email Safe and Secure Protect Your Rights & Identity January 4, 2019
You cannot be too vigilant when it comes to computer security. Each day we hear of a new virus or…