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The Car Commuter: How to Go Green and Save Money Simultaneously

In recent times, there has been a push to show that cycling is the way forward when it comes to saving money, increasing the amount of exercise you do and lowering road congestion. However, for practical reasons, many people can’t or won’t cycle to work and continue to use a car for the daily commute. […]

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How to Be a Frugal Spender While Getting Your MBA

  College may be expensive, but it’s also an investment in your future.  Education opens up doors that might well remain closed without a degree. The paradox of obtaining a higher degree without starving to death is simply to learn to live frugally. Many rich people live very frugal lives, and that is one of […]

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Romantic Date Ideas – Fun and Cheap Dates

Are you tired of the standard dinner and a movie date night? Looking for a romantic date idea that won’t cost an arm and a leg?  Try one of these date ideas for a romantic evening the two of you will be sure to enjoy!   Wine & Cheese Under the Stars One of my […]

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Save Money by Turning Canned Fruits Into Amazing Desserts

Eating well on the cheap? The rice and beans brigade will tell you that asceticism is the only way to go but all budget and no bounty makes for a pretty boring life. Now it’s understandable that after buying groceries for breakfast, lunch, dinner and let’s not forget the snacks, there’s not much left over […]

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Frugal vs Cheap: When Is It Time to Get Some Advice?

Spending Too Much Trying To Save? The lines have become blurred in the mind of the consumer between being frugal, and being cheap. If you buy off-brands, generic brands, or brands you have never heard of for an astonishing deal only to have it fall apart between one month, and one year you can understand […]

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Why Eating Healthy and Saving Money Don’t Have to be Exclusive

Interesting Healthy Foods For Frugal Shoppers Healthy foods do not have to be the expensive health foods that have their own aisle at the store. In fact, healthy foods can be very inexpensive when the family is considering changing their lifestyle towards healthier eating. Therefore, the most frugal foods are the more healthy foods that […]

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