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Budget Friendly Snack Ideas

Most people think that being on a budget means goodbye to healthy snacks and hello to whatever cheap bag of (excuse my language) crap they can get their hands on. That however is certainly not the case – you can certainly still focus on healthy eating and fuelling your body with substance whilst still watching your dollars. Here is a …

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3 Easy Ways Spring Cleaning Can Save You Money

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Although the weather may tell us a different story (depending on where you live), Spring has already officially arrived. And with it comes the April showers, May flowers, oh yeah … and the famous ‘spring cleaning.’ This activity is of course important for our home and sanity, but did you know that spring cleaning can also save you money? “I …

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Celebs Living Frugal Lifestyles

Just because they are bathing in cash, doesn’t mean that some celebrities don’t know how to live frugal lifestyles! Here are just some celebrities who made our list – trust me, we were as surprised as you to discover the big names on budgets! Tyra Banks Despite Tyra Banks being worth 75 million dollars, she still knows that money doesn’t …

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5 Awesome & Fun Finance Resources

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What are the first thoughts that come to mind when I hear the word, “finances”? Do you see numbers running across a screen, calculators, credit card bills, your wallet, ATM machines, tax forms? Do you cringe in your seat? Do you rub your head from frustration? Anyone see themselves diving into a pool of gold coins like Uncle Scrooge from …

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Getting in Shape on a Budget

Oh no! ‘Not another one of these types of articles’ I hear you cry! But relax ladies – this isn’t going to be another crazy article telling you to eat 5 carrots a day and work your butt off (literally!) It’s simply a pretty easy guide to follow if you want to actually follow through with your new year’s resolution …

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5 Easy & Frugal Ways to Make Yourself More Attractive On the First Date

Forgive us for being cliché when we use the phrase, “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” But ain’t it the truth!? When it comes to dating, the first introduction is absolutely essential. Especially with online dating being all the rage in this day and age, that first impression has an even greater impact. So we are here to …

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Why You Need A Hybrid Car

We’ve all heard about Hybrid Cars but how much do we really know about them? And why is it worth it to buy one? Read on to find out! You’ll be doing your bit for the environment Ever wondered how you can do your bit for the environment? Well here’s your chance! Not only will you be doing the world …

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5 Tips for a Budget-Friendly Thanksgiving

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Are you hosting Thanksgiving dinner this year? Are you in charge of bringing the stuffing? If your responsibility is to bring more than wine to the Thanksgiving table, you likely have some work ahead of you. And because this is no ordinary meal, it requires strategy and planning ahead. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner on a tight budget, the pressure …

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Budgeting with a Family

During these tough economic times, it’s never been as vital to create a family budget if you haven’t done so already. Whether it’s so you can save for that much needed family holiday, or simply get through the month out of debt, the time to start is now! 2013 has proven that the price of food, rent and fuel will …

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Top 5 Tips When Shopping for Car Insurance

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Car insurance commercials hit it out of the ball park for me. From talking geckos to driving pigs and cavemen living in the modern day, the car insurance commercials have done their job well of imprinting their message in my brain. But, does it only take 15 minutes to save on auto insurance? Not exactly. When you are looking for …

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