Frugal Living

Christmas Gifts for Mom – Homemade vs. Store Bought

November 24, 2017
Christmas Gifts for Mom

The question looms every Christmas.  You debate whether or not you should buy gifts for your loved ones, or use one of your many talents to create something that they will enjoy.  If you are reading this article, you obviously come from a frugal mindset.  It is tempting to handcraft a gift for someone in […]

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Christmas on a Budget – Saving Money During The Holidays

November 22, 2017
Christmas on a budget

It’s that time of year again! Holiday shopping makes it tempting to spend money, and even if you stick to a budget, it can feel like a stretch. So, if you need some ideas on how to make shopping less of a burden for your wallet, you’re in the right place! Christmas on a budget […]

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Moving on A Budget – Life-Saving Tips and Tricks

October 27, 2017
Moving on a budget

Moving can be a nightmare unless you’re into minimalism, but a tight budget doesn’t necessarily mean it’s impossible. So, how do you move a bunch of stuff to your new home without losing your sanity? While many expenses are unavoidable, there are plenty of ways to keep costs down by planning ahead, comparing prices, and […]

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Black Friday vs. Cyber Monday: Which is Best For You?

October 10, 2017

The shopping frenzy behind Black Friday started back in the 1950s when Philadelphia police officers used the term to describe the chaos at malls and ships the day after Thanksgiving, according to History.com. The day proved to be a big headache for city officers who couldn’t take the day off. Instead, they were tasked with […]

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Celebrate The Holiday Without Breaking The Bank

December 13, 2016
Celebrate The Holiday Without Breaking The Bank

The holiday season is also one of the most expensive times of year. Decadent foods, gifts, travel expenses and more can put you in a financial bind. However, the best part of the holidays doesn’t necessarily depend on how much you spend. Make this holiday season special while on a budget with these simple tips: […]

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Making Sure That You Get The Biggest Bang For Your Buck Online!

November 18, 2016
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Being smart with your money consists of several factors. However, many seem to forget the online part of things. As more and more people shop, invest, and even bank online, the fine art of getting the most bang for your buck in the online space is evolving quickly. Here are a few tips to help […]

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When Being Cheap Will Cost You

October 14, 2016
When Being Cheap Will Cost You

Everyone loves a good deal, but at a certain point you need to differentiate between being cheap and being frugal. There are certain items that you should simply not buy the lowest cost version of — it is worth investing in certain higher-priced goods if they will be of higher quality. And cheap goods can […]

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