keys to saving money begin with spending patterns

The US Government gathers information about household spending and how families spend money.  This data truly can be helpful to you if you’re comparing your spending to other families.  Watch this video and explore your spending once you understand the averages compare it to yours.

How much does the average U.S. household spend? How do YOU compare? Spending on housing, taxes, transportation, food, Social Security and pension, healthcare, entertainment, apparel, education, personal insurance, all other expenditures, consumer debt, gifts? Watch this Aspire To Money (TM) episode to find out — based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) information!


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Hendrick Motorsports museum tour

Hendrick Motorsports museum Free Entry

Hendrick Motorsports museum welcomes visitors with FREE Entry, and fans are encouraged to view our race shops during normal hours of operation. Also open to the public is the Hendrick Motorsports Museum & Team Store, showcasing the many years of Hendrick Motorsports history.

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About the Offer:

Located a mile from Charlotte Motor Speedway, Hendrick Motorsports offers tours of its museum and Team Store. Rick Hendrick owns four teams on the NASCAR circuit with drivers with such recognizable names as Kasey Kahne, Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson, Dale Earnhardt Jr., and Jeff Gordon. The facilities feature state of the art technology and are where teams get ready for race day. Learn about the history of Hendrick Motorsports, or find a souvenir to in support of your favorite driver.


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Free Tour Gillis Hill Farm

Gillis Hill Farm Free Tour

Established in the 1700s Gillis Hill Farms is a moment to an earlier time. This is truly a working farm that you can visit and learn about along your journeys through North Carolina.

Gillis Hill Farm Free tour

Explore both a simpler time as well as a time that required real hard work to survive on a daily basis. When life was not surrounded by mobile devices that grabbed our attention rather than nature and natural beauty that sounds us.  This tour will help you learn about historical life and celebrate the lives of family farmers.


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What does the FREE Tour Include:

Self Guided tour

Self Guided Walking Tour – Free with the purchase of ice cream during ice cream season for each person. We are closed for walking tours out of our regular ice cream season.




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Free city tour Breweries Charlotte

Free BREWERY TOURS Charlotte Area

If your a beer lover, and your wondering what you can do that is free, fun and interesting consider a Brewery Tour.  One well-known Brewery Olde Mecklenburg Brewery.  Charlotte has a truly thriving craft beer scene, and several breweries are more than happy to show off their facilities!  The one we recommend is Olde Mecklenburg Brewery as it is a FREE deal.

Free city tour Breweries Charlotte Brewery Tour Charlotte FREE

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What you get in this FREE tour:

When you tour our brewery, you’ll get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the time-honored brewing processes that we use to create all our classic German-style beers. You’ll learn more about how we strictly adhere to the world-famous German “Reinheitsgebot” beer purity law of 1516 that requires beer to be made only of water, malt, hops and yeast. You’ll touch (and taste) our barley malt, smell our Bavarian noble hops, and learn how OMB beer is brewed, lagered and packaged. We invite you to come to learn (and experience) all you can about Charlotte’s freshest beer.



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Amber reviews Fashion Noval women’s wear watch

Amber Confessions is a great channel that covers many great clothing products, and trends.

Amber’s Confessions about Nova Lingerie. This is a must watch video if your looking to do some shopping anytime soon for Lingerie. Fashion Nova lingerie haul Amber goes through this haul and the deals available.
If you have not heard of Fashion Nova lingerie they are a company whose focus is amazing looking yet affordable products. They believe you deserve to look like a million bucks, but without breaking the bank. Whether you are the trendsetter, the hustler, the life of the party, the wanderlust, or the social media
maven, we’ll dress you from head-to-toe, as you take the lead in your own FN life.

Amber does an amazing job going through several products and sharing what she thinks of those.

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