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Thrifty Thursday: 10 Money-Saving Lessons from Hollywood’s Most Frugal Celebrities

Posted on Thursday, December 4, 2014

Having a ton of money doesn’t mean you have to spend it unwisely! While there are countless examples of celebrities who have spent outrageously — some stars have exercised…

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Thrifty Thursday: Black Friday Shopping Tips

Posted on Thursday, November 13, 2014

Ah, Black Friday... one of the most-loved and most-hated days of the year. On one hand, we have a short window of time to score some of the best deals of the year and save loads of money on…

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Thrifty Thursday: 30 Ways to Repair, Restore + Redo Any Piece of Furniture

Posted on Thursday, November 6, 2014

Furniture: One of the most costly necessities in our homes. We invest a lot of time, thought, and money into important pieces like our sofas, mattresses, and dining room tables. So when a…

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Thrifty Thursday: Over 100 Crafty Ways to Recycle Old Books

Posted on Thursday, October 30, 2014

Looking for a reason to hang onto your beloved - though thoroughly worn-out and beat-up - copy of To Kill a Mockingbird? Thrifted a beautiful, vintage copy of Alice in…

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Thrifty Thursday: 5 Ways a Crock Pot Saves You Money + Bonus Recipes

Posted on Thursday, October 9, 2014

If you haven't already jumped on the slow-cooker bandwagon, 'tis the season! Warm, hearty meals are a staple in the Fall and Winter months, and there's no better - or cheaper -…

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Thrifty Thursday: Meal Planning to Save Money

Posted on Thursday, October 2, 2014

Meal planning is a great way to save some major dough (ha!) at the grocery week to week. At first, it can feel a little overwhelming - especially finding the time to sit down and determine…

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Thrifty Thursday: 5 Budget-Friendly DIY Household Cleaning Products

Posted on Thursday, September 25, 2014

Take a moment to think about how much money you spend per year on household cleaning products. Laundry detergent, fabric softener, and dryer sheets. Solutions for windows, hardwood, and…

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Thrifty Thursday: Vinegar - The Budget-Friendly Miracle Worker

Posted on Thursday, August 28, 2014

In case you missed it, vinegar is making a whole new name for itself.  Pinterest-users, DIY bloggers, and even retailers are raving about the many health benefits of apple cider…

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Thrifty Thursday: 7 Ways to Recycle Used Coffee Grounds

Posted on Thursday, August 14, 2014

If you're a coffee drinker in this day and age, you're probably spending a decent chunk of change on "the really good stuff" - flavored coffees, whole coffee beans, organic,…

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Thrifty Thursday: 100 Back-to-School Supplies for Under $10

Posted on Thursday, August 7, 2014

If your child hasn't already returned to school, then early mornings at the bus stop and after-school activities are just around the corner. You want to make sure your student is…

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