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Weekly Roundup – Winter is Around the Corner Edition

Winter is just around the corner and the leaves on the Maple Tree are an incredible yellow color!   The Thanksgiving leftovers are all gone and I find it hard to believe we will be putting up the Christmas decorations tomorrow.  We had a nice Thanksgiving with family and we hope you did the same. As […]

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Frugal Toad Winter Holiday $75 Giveaway – Win an Amazon Giftcard or Paypal Cash

Winner has the choice of $75 Amazon Gift Card or $75 Paypal Cash I am using the Rafflecopter widget for this giveaway and it makes things really easy for you.  There is 1 mandatory entry and 8 optional ways for you to enter.  Just click on the entry options below and follow the instructions.  Hint:  […]

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Week in Review – Be Thankful Edition

There are many reasons that I am thankful, two great kids, and a rewarding career. Be sure to show thanks to those that you care for this week. Happy Thanksgiving!   Paul @ The Frugal Toad   Recommended Sites for This Week 20sFinances CentstoSave My University Money Miss Thrifty Prairie Eco Thrifter So Over Debt […]

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Inexpensive Ways to Teach Your Children Holiday Spirit

The Holidays are a special time of the year for young and old alike.  Many people feel stressed around the Holidays due to family commitments and the hustle and bustle of preparing for the holidays.  It doesn’t take a lot of money to share the holiday spirit with your children, just a little time. After […]

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Credit Slips but Car Loans Rise

The Federal Reserve have released the latest consumer credit update for the month of September and it shows that after a 4.7% decrease in August the month of September saw a rise of 3.6%. The report outlines the difference between the revolving and non-revolving credit that has been offered in September. Non –revolving credit covers: […]

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Countdown to Black Friday – Memories of Filene's Basement

Black Friday, the name even sounds ominous.  Like some disease or a day of mourning and loss.  I  guess some people probably do mourn and feel a sense of loss when they arrive home and start adding up the receipts.  I must admit that I have never partaken in the mayhem that we know as […]

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Week in Review – Thank a Veteran Edition

Well it has been another great week and I am sharing a few of my favorite reads for the week. Be sure to thank a Veteran for their service! -Read, learn something new, take action Paul   You Have More Than You Think shares Hard Work – The Antidote to Joblessness My Journey to Millions […]

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What’s the Best Investment Advice? – Invest in Yourself

When my first child was born my Mother gave me some great advice: take good care of yourself so that you may take good care of others.  It makes perfect sense to take care of yourself however many people fall short in this area.  By investing in yourself you can increase the likely hood of […]

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