Students and Personal Finance

Why Should Students Learn About Personal Finance? As a young person with few financial responsibilities, it can be tempting to spend impulsively. That's why it is important to learn responsible money management strategies early on, so you don't end up with poor spending habits later in life when more serious financial responsibilities take hold. In…

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Affordable Games for the Family

Due to the current circumstances with COVID-19, it's important to stay indoors for the safety of yourselves and others. If you're living with your family, below we've outlined a few games you can play to bring everyone together for some fun and laughter during these difficult times. Chess This timeless game is perfect for getting…

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AdventHealth: WholeMe

In partnership with Helix, a personal genomics company, AdventHealth launched WholeMe, the first study of its kind in Florida. At no cost, you can have a personalized genomics profile to learn about your health and even your heritage. Sign up today at WholeMeFlorida.com. Appointments are still available at multiple locations. Walk-ins are also welcome. If…

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Water Conservation Tips

  Did you know that on average, a single person uses 2100 gallons of water per month?* That's more than 4 billion gallons of water per month in Florida alone! Luckily, there are plenty of ways we can conserve water to not only save the environment, but also save some cash on your water bill…

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Four Things to Keep in Mind for First Time Renters

Before you begin to look for your first apartment home, be sure to check out these tips to help you prepare! Budget Before starting your apartment search, work out a budget for what amount rent you'll be able to afford. Remember, you'll need to have enough funds for the deposit upfront in addition to your…

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Budget Travel Tips

Here are some simple tips you can follow to save some money and still have a great time on your vacation! Avoid peak travel times – With a little bit of research on your destination, you can figure out what time of year has the least expensive airfare and lodging. Hotel alternatives – If you…

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Cooking on a Budget

Here are some quick tips that’ll help you save money and eat healthy! Buy inexpensive meat: Pork shoulder, chicken thighs, and ground beef are all versatile meats that can be cooked for a variety of delicious meals. Use seasonal ingredients: The quality and price of fruits and vegetables are much better when they are in…

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5 Organizational Lifehacks

Cleaning up and getting organized doesn't have to be difficult thing to do. If you’re looking to organize your home, check out some of these unconventional lifehacks and see if they help! If you find yourself reaching below the bedside table for your charger cable, try binder clips! Feed the cable through the loop of the…

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Save Money on Pet Expenses

Whether you’re living in Belle Isle, Fountains at Millenia, or one of our many other pet-friendly communities, we love our pets! This blog will help you save money while still being able to spoil your furry friends. Exercise – Keeping your pet healthy and happy with regular exercise will prevent you from having expensive pet…

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Save on Utilities this Summer

Here are some tips to reduce energy costs during the summer! Replace your air filter and clean air vents. Not only will this increase your AC's efficiency, it will also cut down on leftover spring allergens. Keep window curtains closed and turn off lights in rooms that are not being used. These can heat up…

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