Tag Archives: Frugal

Blessed are the Poor in Spirit


Find out why money is overrated, and poverty in spirit is the key to happiness for yourself and others. Continue reading

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“This is Halloween”…on a Budget


After reviewing my post from last year summing up years worth of frugal Halloween costumes, I decided that a new post was in order that shows last year (2010’s) festivities. Last year, once again we raided Goodwill to get our costumes. … Continue reading

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The New Face of Frugal– Inspiration Comes In Many Different Forms


It is both equally inspiring and disheartening to read the story of this woman Sukhraj Beasla who is pressing on, despite much hardship to her career and finances. After reading this article about her, you can also read her “Eat Suki … Continue reading

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Savvy Saving For Your Wedding Day


Many people are either getting married during the summer or in the middle of planning a future wedding.  But before you walk down the aisle, take some time to consider how you are spending your money on your wedding.  It … Continue reading

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Do You Need To Join S.S.S. Anonymous To Deal With Your ‘Shameful Spending Syndrome’?


Is it possible to be too frugal? Can your frugality cause you to experience a guilt syndrome whenever you do purchase anything? Continue reading

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The Four Letter Word: Debt & How To Deal With It


These days it is possible for anyone to run into financial troubles.  With high unemployment rates, mortgage finance instability, and living costs on the rise,  more and more normally financially responsible people are finding themselves in a boatload of debt. All … Continue reading

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Money Smarts Start Early…


Happy May to all of the Live Simply, Live Thrifty, Live Savvy readers!  I hope that this post finds you enjoying better weather and spirits. I just want to pass along this post that I contributed to the FreeShipping.com blog … Continue reading

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Heard The Term “Good Money After Bad”? Yeah, Let’s Talk About That…


Hello!  I hope that you all are having a good week so far. Are you still holding on in hopes for spring?  I am trying not to think about it too much, but the thought of spring springing upon us … Continue reading

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In Case You Missed The Point….


Is it Friday yet?  That is how I am feeling today.  But alas, it is only Thursday. Hello to you all after a longer time of departure than normal.  Between everything from new writing opportunities to completing the household income taxes, things … Continue reading

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Birthdays on a Bargain Budget


Birthdays come year after year, and so does the expense.  But since they always seem to return, why not plan to save during birthdays?  Here are some ways that I find to cut the expense of those yearly celebrations, particularly … Continue reading

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