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Holiday Budgeting

Learn my tricks for holiday budgeting that will make your entire holiday season so much more enjoyable! Forget the stress, and don't get stuck paying holiday bills all January. I love the end of the year. The cooling off of hot Houston temps…
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Homemade Holiday Gifts

Want to create homemade holiday gifts, but afraid they’ll collect dust on someone’s shelf? Let me share with you a really creative, cool list of ideas that are sure winners. Each year I stumble upon some neat ideas for homemade holiday…
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Best Frugal Living Tips - How Do You Become Really Frugal?

Real frugal living is about so much more than learning how to hack $5 off your next grocery bill. I'm opening up about how to start being frugal, and the money strategies behind living a frugal life. Frugal living articles listing out 50+ tips…
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Emergency Savings Fund - Building One is Not that Annoying

Building an emergency savings fund isn't as annoying as you think. Let me show you why, and how to get started with one of the best ways to cement your financial independence. Your Emergency savings fund (aka, the "oh sh*t fund"), is not the…
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Budget Wedding Ideas

Are you ready to hear the kind of budget wedding ideas you need to pull off a wedding you can look back on, fondly, but without going into debt? According to Bridal Bargains and various other sources, the average 150-guest wedding in the…
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Cutting Expenses to the Bone (How to Drastically Cut Expenses)

Cutting expenses to the bone can help widen the gap between your expenses and your paycheck. Not only that, but it can create real momentum towards your savings goals! As a nation, we stalk rock stars, super stars, divas, and obsess over their…