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How to Have a Successful, Fun and Frugal Barbecue

With the summer weather beginning to peak and the days at their longest, now’s the time to take advantage of your outdoor space by organizing a barbecue amongst family and friends. It may feel like a potentially expensive and complicated task, but it can actually be a simple, fun time for everyone to gather together […]

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5 Creative Ways to Repurpose Wedding Ceremony Flowers

When you think about a wedding, what is the first image that comes into your mind besides the bride and the groom? Flowers, right? This is because you usually see tons and tons of flowers in a wedding ceremony and in the reception. It is fairly common for the bride and sometimes, the groom, to […]

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Stop Wasting Money on These Items Now

Our lives are moving so fast each day, with work, family, a social life, that maybe we don’t even know how many wasteful items we are spending our hard-earned money on each day.  While that may be true for some, I think for most it is just the ease of the grab-and-go, being financially lazy […]

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How to Save on Five of the Most Overpriced Items

Consumers love to splurge on dinner and drinks during a night out on the town.  We already know those prices are marked up, but it is part of the experience going out for a nice dinner.  Most of us are unable to cook a restaurant quality dinner, so it is worth the extra money.   Markup […]

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Top Spring Break Destinations

Spring break is here. Find the perfect hotel at the lowest price*. Only at TripAdvisor College students are always looking for ways to save a bit of cash here and there, but with the Spring Break season right around the corner, these efforts are more important than ever. Spring Break is a great time for […]

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How to Be Frugal – 8 Easy Tips

Living with the word ‘budget’ hanging over your head everyday isn’t a very nice way to live, and besides the stress that financial worries can cause, living on a budget often leads to families favoring the cheap option over the frugal one. After all, being frugal is about making the most of your money and […]

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