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Looking for Free Stuff? Be Careful — Sometimes Free Isn’t Really Free

Everybody Loves Free Stuff I was scrolling through Facebook the other morning, when something caught my eye. It was brown ...
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5 Smart Ways to Save on Vet Bills

I took my little peanut to the vet the other day. Don't worry -- nothing was wrong with her. She ...
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10 Things To Do Instead of Online Shopping

10 Things You (and I) Can Do Instead of Shopping Online During this time of year, everything is go, go, ...
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Hey Big Spender — How’d You Do on Black Friday?

Thanksgiving Preparation Thanksgiving has historically been one of my favorite holidays as an adult. You sit around a big table ...
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Attending My First Local FI Meetup

Alternate Title:  Can You Really Make New Friends as an Adult in Your Mid-Forties? A few weeks ago, I attended ...
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13 Lessons Horror Movies Teach Us About Personal Finance

Lessons Learned From Horror Movies About Personal Finance I grew up watching horror movies. Which is a bit comical, since ...
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How to Save Money on a Beach Vacation

By the Sea I started writing this post mid-August while I was on vacation. Don't worry, I also did plenty ...
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Quick and Easy Homemade Pizza for the Frugal Family

Easy Homemade Pizza Recipe Hey there, my fellow frugal friends! We're gonna try something new today -- a fun and ...
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9 *Better* Alternatives to Buying Gifts

It’s the holiday season. Are you done shopping for gifts? Have you even STARTED shopping yet?? Orrrr……. Will you be shopping ...
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