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Christmas On A Budget: 5 Tips For A Debt-Free Holiday

The holiday season is sneaking up on us. Before you know it, Christmas will be knocking at your door. I just love Christmas! Something about all the lights, presents, and listening to Christmas music on the radio gets me feeling all warm and fuzzy! Although I love Christmas, I hate like how expensive it is. If you’re like most people …

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5 Things You Must Do To Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half

Have you ever noticed how easy it is to spend way more than you had intended at the grocery store? Unfortunately, groceries are just one of those unavoidable expenses. But unlike a large fixed expense, like your mortgage or car payment, there’s a huge opportunity to cut how much you’re spending on groceries just by changing a few things about …

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7 Simple Ways To End Impulse Buying Now

Impulse buying happens to the best of us and many times you might not even realize it. Whether you’re just starting to learn how to save money or you’re a seasoned saver, I’m sure you’ve all been in a situation where you bought something that was totally unplanned (I know I have). Maybe there was a sale that was too …

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15 Expenses to Cut to Save Money on a Tight Budget

No one wants to worry about money but many of us do. Especially when unexpected expenses pop up like your car breaking down (again!), a leaky roof, and those dang medical bills. I could go on and on (and on) but you get the idea. That’s why it’s so important to save whenever you can. That way, you’re always ready …

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75 Budget Travel Tips To Save Money

Going on vacation is the best! But it’s not cheap. It’s easy to spend hundreds if not thousands of dollars when you factor in food, accommodations, attractions, transportation, and entertainment. In order to avoid spending crazy amounts of money, I’m always on the lookout for ways to save when traveling. Over the years, I’ve learned a lot of tricks and …

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How to Stop Spending Money You Don’t Have

Are you trying to save money to pay off debt? Build up your emergency fund? Or start a retirement account? Whatever your reason is, it can feel very overwhelming especially if saving money hasn’t been your forte. At least that’s how I felt when I decided it was time to learn how to stop spending money and time for me …

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Fun Ways to Exercise on a Budget

Did you know that the average cost of a gym membership is $58 a month? Crazy, right? What’s even crazier is that 67% of these people won’t even use their membership. If you fall into this category, I highly recommend canceling your membership pronto! Today if possible. You’ll save yourself $700 a year! For those of you who are interested …

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Tips to Eating Healthy on a Super Tight Budget

Eating on a budget is difficult in itself. So trying to eat healthy on a budget can sometimes feel nearly impossible. You might even think that you can’t afford to eat healthy. Especially because processed and unhealthy foods seem less expensive than wholesome and nutritious foods. You shouldn’t have to choose between your physical well being and your financial well being …

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9 Genius Tips to Fix Your Budget

Remember that time you worked really hard putting together your budget? Then after a few months, you realized, your budget is just not working! You’re still spending way more money than you budgeted for your expenses. You still haven’t been able to pay down any of your debt. And you still haven’t been able to save any money. What the …

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How to Plan a Wedding on a Budget

Congratulations! You’re getting married! Whether you’ve just gotten engaged and you’re in the very beginning stages of planning your dream wedding or you’ve had some time to get some things checked off your list, you’d probably like to get the most for your dollar and save where you can. I’m sure I don’t have to tell you but weddings are …