40 Best Frugal Tips For Surviving The Holidays

40 Best Frugal Tips For Surviving The Holidays

40 Best Frugal Tips For Surviving The Holidays The holidays are fast approaching, and it's time to start thinking about how we can make the most out of them, without breaking the bank. Now we all know I'm all about frugal living  so going broke during the holidays is not part of my plan, ha! But I still want to make sure my friends, family, and most importantly (to me) my kids, have an awesome holiday season. With that being said, I thought a lot of you would probably be in the same boat ...

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Save Money On The Things You Love With The PatPat App!

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Save Money On The Things You Love With The PatPat App! Disclsure: This is a sponsored post brought to you by PatPat, but as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own :)    The holiday season will be here before you know it, can you believe that!? Is it just me or does it seem like this year has just flown by? When it comes to shopping, I am an early bird. I love shopping for great deals all year round, and creating a stock pile of great presents for my family and friends. One ...

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Save Money Watering Your Lawn

Save Money Watering Your Lawn

Save Money Watering Your Lawn Is it really possible to save money watering your lawn?  It depends on what part of the country you live in.  In our area, the summers are hot and humid with frequent afternoon thunderstorms.  In other areas, the weather is hot and dry necessitating lawns be regularly watered to maintain any semblance of green. One of our biggest issues with watering our lawn is that water is very expensive in our area.  My parents live in a large city and their water/sewer ...

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3 Lessons to be Debt Free For Life

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Debt Free For Life Living More Frugally is the Key to Be Debt Free For Life To live frugally is not something that I do naturally. It is something that I continue to learn how to do so that our family can afford for me to be at home with our 3 year old. It is not easy and there is some work to be done to save money and be debt free. The key for me has been to learn to spend less and save more without that becoming the focus of our family's life. I certainly want our children to understand ...

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Save On Organic Foods

Save On Organic Foods

Save On Organic Foods It is true. I am buying more organic food. I have also seen a huge increase in my bill until I realized that I could get my grocery bill down easily by following these tips to save on organic foods  . The first tip is buy local. I mean it go to the farmer's market. I grab my cloth bag and $20 and see what I can challenge the kids to buy. I find that if my children pick the veggies they will try new things. This local farmer's market in West Virginia is a great ...

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Save on Home Repairs

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Save on Home Repairs As a tenant paying rent to a landlord, I never really thought about how much it costs to maintain a home.  You pay the rent, the electric, water, gas, and trash bills but if something goes wrong, you call the landlord.  Hopefully, the landlord cares about the property and sends a repairman out to fix the problem. On the other hand, as a homeowner, you not only have to pay the mortgage and utilities, you have to budget and pay for various things which can go wrong.  ...

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Money Savings Challenge: 52 Week Savings Plan

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Money Savings Challenge: The 52 Week Savings Plan This year, one of my goal is to challenge myself to save money and be frugal. I know that if I do this in the long run it will benefit me and my family. One of the Savings Challenge that I want to do is the 52 Week Savings Plan. I saw this first from one of my friend and I immediately got interested. If you will look at the chart below, you can see that it's something realistic. Unlike other money savings plan with this Savings Challenge you ...

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Review Discount Gift Cards GiftCardRescue.com Part 2

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Discount Gift Cards at GiftCardRescue.com Review Part 2 Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to review GiftCardRescue.com, a place where you can purchase discount gift cards and sell your unwanted ones. I decided to use this website to sell a $25 gift card for Bath & Body Works that had been collecting dust in my purse for over a year. As I mentioned in the first part of my review, the online transaction was easy to complete and only took a few minutes. The following day, I ...

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Review: Discount Gift Cards at GiftCardRescue.com

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Buy and Sell Discount Gift Cards at GiftCardRescue.com You know that one gift card at the bottom of your purse? The one you got a year ago and still can't figure out what to buy with it? Me too. I've been walking around with a $25 gift card from Bath & Body Works for over a year. I love that store, but each time I've gone to spend my gift card, nothing really seems to catch my eye - so back in the bottom of the purse it goes. That's why I was so excited when I was given the ...

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Earn More, Save More, Spend Smarter – Here’s How!

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Do you want to earn more, save more, and spend smarter? DailyWorth is an online community of motivated women who are ready to save money and take charge of their lives and their finances. And now you can sign up for financial motivation delivered directly to your inbox every day! DailyWorth can help you plan for your future, with tips on everything from investing to retirement to managing credit and debit. Are you an entrepreneur or a freelancer? DailyWorth has plenty of information for you ...

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