Americans are dipping into savings to cover basic necessities. The Debt Free Divasâ€™ free eBook, Give Yourself a Raise in 21 Days, helps consumers buck the trend by reducing what they spend on everyday items.
Online PR News – 23-April-2013 – Chicago/IL – The Debt Free Divas, financial coaches and hosts of the popular weekly radio program the â€śMidday Money Showâ€ť, have released a FREE eBook to help consumers find ways to spend less and save more. The book, entitled Give Yourself a Raise in 21 Days, provides readers a collection of practical, easy to implement tips for saving money on everyday items. It is available online at www.debtfreedivas.org.
A recent Wall Street Journal article reported that savings rates had fallen to their lowest level since the start of the recession. Take home pay is down due to the payroll tax increase and families are dipping into savings to cover daily expenses.
Based on the successful â€śNew Year New Youâ€ť Challenge, Give Yourself a Raise in 21 Days brings simplicity to the personal finance market by showing readers how to unlock the savings in their daily expenses. From gas and groceries to insurance and internet service, Give Yourself a Raise in 21 Days helps cash strapped families make the most of their hard earned paychecks.
Money Smart WeekÂ®
For the third consecutive year, the Debt Free Divas will host free financial literacy events and seminars in conjunction with Money Smart WeekÂ®. Money Smart WeekÂ® is a public awareness campaign designed to help consumers better manage their personal finances. Created by the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago in 2002, MSW Â® brings together hundreds of businesses, financial institutions, schools, libraries, not-for-profits, government agencies and the media to provide free financial educational seminars and activities for consumers of all ages.
MSWÂ® 2013 is April 20-27. For a list of events hosted by the Debt Free Divas, visit our website at www.debtfreedivas.org. To learn more about MSWÂ®, visit their website at http://www.moneysmartweek.org.
About The Debt Free Divas
The Debt Free Divas are financial coaches with over 15 years of personal and professional experience eliminating debt. Based on their own journey of becoming debt free and learning to enjoy living within their means, the Debt Free Divas teach consumers how frugal can be fun. Their weekly radio program, the â€śMidday Money Showâ€ť airing Thursdays on Blog Talk Radio, is a thought-provoking, engaging, sometimes funny and always entertaining look at the world of personal finance through the eyes of everyday Americans. In addition to the radio show, the Divas host personal finance seminars and blog regularly about eliminating debt, reducing spending, managing household finances and the joys and pains of living a debt free life.
The Debt Free Divas have appeared on the Michael Baisden Show, the Gerald Montgomery Morning Show on TCM Radio in Chicago, Information Radio with Terry MacLeod and Marcy Markusa on CBC Manitoba Radio in Winnipeg, Canada, as well as contributed personal finance articles to sites such as Black and Married with Kids and Madame Noire Business, to name a few. The Debt Free Divas can be found online at www.debtfreedivas.org and on Facebook at facebook.com/debtfree4life.
For more information or to schedule an interview, contact Toni Husbands at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.554.5816.