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Money Saving Tips – Energy Saving Tips to Avoid

Upgrading an appliance to a new energy efficient model may save you money on your electric bill but it’s not always the right move financially.  Here are some energy saving tips that you may want to avoid: Wait on Those LED Bulbs – LED bulbs are expensive, costing between $17-$35 each for a 60 watt […]

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Money Saving Tips – Take Your Own Wedding Pictures

With the average cost of a typical professional wedding photographer costing $3000 and up, more and more couples are taking their own wedding pictures. Chances are you probably know someone that has a knack for taking great pictures or someone that has a professional digital camera.  Why not ask them to take the pictures at […]

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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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