Food Budgets

3 Easy Ways to Make Coffee Shop Drinks at Home

Welcome to the fourth of a six-part collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody! In the first few articles I covered tips on making healthy groceries affordable, cutting food costs ... Read more

Family Finances

Finances and Engagement: The MONEY Talk

Congratulations on your engagement! You and your significant other are perfect for each other, and you want to spend the rest of your lives together. But did you have the talk? You’re probably thinking, “What talk?” Let’s talk about MONEY. Money. Money. Money. Although scary, money and finances in any relationship, especially a marriage, IS ... Read more

Financial Planning

Make the Most of Your Cash [Video]

Stash your cash here to get the most bang for your savings buck. From online banks to credit unions, traditional banks and new savings apps, we have more avenues for saving our hard earned dollars than ever before. But faced with so many options, choosing the “best” place to park our cash can feel perplexing. ... Read more

Travel Tips

Secrets to Finding the Best Places to Stay [Video]

My trip to Peru is slowly approaching and I can’t wait! I’ve covered my airline costs which can be the biggest expense of a trip, depending on the location. Now it’s time to start saving for the second biggest expense: accommodation. Accommodation can be a tricky category. If you’re traveling somewhere expensive, traveling for a ... Read more

Financial Planning

Do I Need Life Insurance?

Do you remember what it’s like being a kid with no financial responsibilities? Neither do I. It seems like we have been adulting forever. If life insurance isn’t quintessential adulthood, I don’t know what is. As you are reading and researching life insurance, one of the biggest questions you ask yourself is “Do I even ... Read more


9 Times Mint Had No Chill

We get it. We’re a little much sometimes. But it’s just because we’re looking out for you! We overshare because we overcare. (And because we can’t let you buy any more matching fedora/suspender combos. Seriously. You have enough.) #1 Guess it’s just us, then   #2 Glad we’re on the same page   been using ... Read more