Love lobster? Doused in butter? Or with a heaping side of Maine mashed potatoes? If this describes you, enter for a chance to score tickets to the 2014 Maine Lobster Festival in Rockland from July 30th to August 3rd. It's simple, just comment on this blog!Read More
You’ve likely heard about credit scores before (thanks to all those commercials with terrible jingles), but what do you actually know about them? How long have they been around? And what’s the deal with checking them?Read More
Some of us know exactly where we want to be in 5, 10, or even 15 years. Some of us, to be frank, don’t. Whether you’re a goal-oriented planner, or a laid-back, go-with-the-flow free bird, it’s good to start thinking about establishing credit. Early.Read More
Good news about potatoes: good for the economy AND your health! This weekend, I ventured to the Aroostook county to learn all about potatoes and to celebrate their rich and significant role in the state of Maine!Read More
Wondering what a "Spokester" is? Find out, from your Young & Free Maine Spokester, Mallory.
It happened on July 6th, just as the Fourth of July festivities were coming to a close. I was only trying to quench my thirst with a soft drink, worth $1.39. An innocent act of unthinkable consequence. Then came the overdraw nightmare.Read More
As a kid, I liked the feeling of saving my money. Knowing that I had a stash of dollar bills and coins in my room gave me a feeling of satisfaction, like I was proud of myself for doing the right thing. Instead of spending my lemonade stand profits on toys and candy, I kept my money safe inside my jar.Read More
This episode of the Living Young & Free Show, Ebeth in Michigan, DeAnna in St. Louis and Shadoe of Wisconsin share some good tips on how to have a cheap, but tasty, BBQ meal this summer. Get your eat on!Read More