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Eight Quick and Easy Tips for Saving Money Around the House

Everybody, regardless of demographics or income level, wants to lower their cost of living. Where many people get tripped up, though, is in focusing on ideas that are hard to execute properly or that have a poor return. In this article, however, we’re going to show you several easy ways to reduce the money you […]

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The Pros and Cons of Couponing

If you have been flipping through your TV channels any time recently, then you are probably familiar with the couponing phenomenon that has been sweeping the nation. While there are some obvious benefits that come with hunting for the best possible deals and stockpiling goods at home, there are a number of downsides to couponing. […]

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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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