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Gourmet Meals You Can Make at Home for $10 or Less

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Happy Valentine’s Day! Skip that expensive dinner reservation and make one of these 5 gourmet meals for just $10 or less.

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7 Cheap and Creative Valentine’s Ideas

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While love doesn’t cost a thing, dating certainly does. But Valentine’s Day doesn’t necessarily have to mean expensive jewelry and gourmet chocolates – here are 7 ways to swoon your loved one with inexpensive gifts and gestures.

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5 Meals You Can Make for under $5

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Cooking at home isn’t just better for your health – it’s also great for your wallet. But instead of resorting to the same recipes over and over again, make things interesting by trying out these 5 recipes at $5 or less.

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De-cluttering: 4 Tips that will change your life

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Before you know it, the past several years of holiday shopping, birthdays, and other life events have accumulated in your closets, garage, and attic. Taming your clutter isn’t always easy – and it seems unbearable to dedicate a full day to finding a clutter resolution. Here are 4 life changing tips to help keep your home clutter-free, so you can dedicate your time to more important things.

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How to Keep a Simple Spending Journal

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Have you ever thought about keeping a spending journal? I’ll admit, when I first heard of this method of budgeting, I was apprehensive – I couldn’t imagine investing a large portion of my time to track every dollar spent. But in reality, the introduction of this journal has allowed me to reevaluate my spending habits, saving money and avoiding unnecessary purchases. Here are some tips to maintain a successful spending journal.

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7 Free or Inexpensive Holiday Activities

happyholidays.jpgOnce you’ve spent a chunk of your money on holiday shopping, there’s probably not much more to spend on entertainment for you and your family during the week of Christmas. I’ve done some research and found 7 fun activities to be enjoyed this holiday season, without stretching your budget – here they are!

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30 Fun & Inexpensive Stocking Stuffer Ideas

stockings1.jpgAs a precursor to bigger gifts, stocking stuffers should always be the least expensive items on your gift-giving list…but that doesn’t mean they have to be boring! Here are 30 cheap and creative stocking stuffer ideas for Christmas 2017.

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5 Frugal Things I’ve Done Lately

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Here are five frugal things I’ve done lately, with hopes of inspiring you to do the same!

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6 Creative DIY Ways to Give Money as a Christmas Gift

MONEY 2.jpgWith Christmas right around the corner, it can be a bit of a challenge to find the perfect gifts for your loved ones. It’s almost tempting to just place money in a card and “call it a day.” But giving money as a gift doesn’t have to be boring – here are 6 creative ways to give cash this Christmas! Continue reading


5 Delicious Ways to Use Your Thanksgiving Leftovers

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Don’t plan on throwing away any of your leftovers this year. Give your wallet a break for a couple days and enjoy these 5 simple recipes, all made with ingredients you can find in your refrigerator after Thanksgiving! Continue reading