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Quick Money Tip: 12 Ways to Save Money By Going Green

Posted on Friday, June 26, 2015

Going green pays off in several ways. It reduces our carbon footprint and helps out the environment. In many cases, it can benefit our health. And as an added bonus, it can save some major…

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Quick Money Tip: Buy Generic

Posted on Friday, June 19, 2015

Do you feel a certain sense of accomplishment when pulling out name-brand after name-brand product from your bags after a trip to the grocery? It's a common feeling, with all of the…

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Quick Money Tip: Try a Spending Freeze

Posted on Friday, May 22, 2015

If you follow many personal finance or frugal living blogs, you know that the term “spending freeze” has been hot in the blogosphere the last couple of years. But just…

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Quick Money Tip: Keep the Change

Posted on Thursday, January 8, 2015

Looking for a fun and creative way to save? Here are a couple of ideas involving spare change. Hang onto $5 Bills (Or $1s or $10s) Pre-determine a particular note - many people decide…

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Quick Money Tip: 5 Steps to Paying Off Holiday Debt

Posted on Friday, December 26, 2014

So, you saved up, created a holiday budget, gave affordable gifts, and celebrated the season frugally, but you still ended up with far more holiday debt than you'd…

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Quick Money Tip: 12 Ways to Save Money by Going Green

Posted on Thursday, December 11, 2014

Going green pays off in several ways. It reduces our carbon footprint and helps out the environment. In many cases, it can benefit our health. And as an added bonus, it can save some major…

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Quick Money Tip: Price Matching

Posted on Friday, November 7, 2014

I have a confession: Frequently, when I'm in a rush to buy something, I'm willing to pay the (often ridiculous) price for the convenience of having it quickly and having "no other…

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Quick Money Tip: Automate Your Payments + Save

Posted on Friday, October 10, 2014

Bills. You fork over enough money paying them month to month as it is. But fall a few days behind or forget a month or two, and you won't only have to cough up more cash for late fees,…

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Quick Money Tip: Downsize

Posted on Tuesday, September 30, 2014

You've created a budget, started an emergency fund, and begun paying off your debt, yet you still feel like there is more you could do to cut back, save up, and pay off. It's…

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Quick Money Tip: Take a Time-Out

Posted on Friday, August 29, 2014

It happens to the best of us. We meticulously make our shopping lists before heading to the store. We're frugal - comparing prices, buying generic, using coupons - during the trip.…

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