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How to Attend Weddings on a Tight Budget

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It’s now wedding season, which means friends and family are getting married…and you’ll likely spend hundreds of dollars on flights, gifts, and formal attire. Continue reading to learn a few ways you can witness vows, and stay on budget!

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5 Budget-Friendly Graduation Gifts

 

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Graduation season is a fun and exciting time for the graduate and their families, but it can also be expensive! If you have an upcoming graduate in your family or circle of friends, consider these five inexpensive gift ideas that they’re sure to love…

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6 Inexpensive Stocking Stuffer Ideas

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Stocking stuffers may only be a pre-cursor to the real gifts, but things can get expensive if you’re not careful! Continue reading to discover 6 fun stocking stuffer ideas that will allow you to stay within budget…

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Inexpensive Holiday Gift Ideas

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We’ve created a list of budget-friendly holiday gift ideas, that will save you time AND money. Continue reading to learn more!

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4 Thoughtful and Inexpensive Graduation Gift Ideas

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There’s no reason to empty your wallet for a graduation gift. Check out these 4 practical gift ideas that every graduate will appreciate.

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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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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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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


Make These Homemade Holiday Treats for Less Than $5

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Cheap baking: 4 Ingredient Flour-less Peanut Butter Cookies

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A couple weeks ago I had a birthday party to go to. And not only did I forget about it, but I also forgot to get a gift! It was down to the wire, with only an hour to go before the party. I knew I had to come up with something other than the generic birthday card and lottery tickets- and then it dawned on me. The birthday girl loves ‘sweets’… and she would certainly love my (cheap) 4 ingredient peanut butter cookies!

Listen, I know it sounds “basic” to give cookies as a gift, but they’re delicious, they only take 15 minutes to bake, and more importantly- the ingredients are incredibly cheap, everyday household items.  I guarantee that if you don’t have all 4 of these ingredients in your kitchen, you will at least have 2 (or 3?)

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