Tag Archives: Tips

Taking Control of Kid Clutter


Kid clutter can be the bane of every parent’s existence.  Even people who normally keep their house clean and tidy may be the victim of children who insist on having their room be in a continuous unruly and out of … Continue reading

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Get Your Money’s Worth for Every Gallon: Tips for Saving on Gas from an Insider


In these tough economic times, we are taking a closer look at all of our daily expenses, including gas to power our cars.  Although those that live in large cities may have access to transportation alternatives, for most of us throughout … Continue reading

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Tactical Tips For Taking Trips


Yesterday I posted a blog post about my recollections from our recent summer trip, and about some of the information and interesting things that I learned.  Today I want to talk about some of the things that I learned during … 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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So, What’s For Dinner?


“What’s for dinner?” It’s the question that makes me simultaneously shudder inside and want to pull out my claws like a cat whenever I hear someone in my household ask it. In case that you cannot tell, I do not … 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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