For many people (women especially) hair care can be a pretty big expense. Between the cuts, colors and special shampoo you can spend hundreds if not thousands of dollars a year caring for your hair. This is one category I’ve drastically reduced spending on without sacrificing any quality. Below is my super low cost hair [...]

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What do you have in your pantry right now? There are certain items that you always have on hand, right? Maybe it is canned soup, pasta, marinara sauce in a jar, or whatever other convenience products you like to turn to. Stop wasting food and turn those pantry items into a fun and inexpensive meal. [...]

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I buy a lot of stuff at Target (actually a ridiculous amount of stuff when you factor in my purchases for selling on Amazon), so I was excited to see that Target rolled out a new Target Prepaid Red Card last weekend! I like using our traditional Target credit card to shop there for the [...]

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When you are trying to save your money or get out of debt, sometimes the process can seem like it’s not going so well. It can be frustrating when it feels like it’s not working as well as you had originally thought it would. If you’re not seeing your savings increase as much as you [...]

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Chase just increased the sign up bonus on their Chase Ink Plus Business card to 70,000 points; normally it’s 50,000 points. I mentioned that we got an invite in the mail to apply for this card during our $2,075+ Application Spree, but now it’s available online for everyone! As an added bonus, you can pair [...]

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On Halloween of last year, my husband found out he was being let go. He had an inkling of it the night before when he learned that someone from corporate headquarters was flying in the next day, unexpectedly. But that didn’t take the sting off. At 10:00 in the morning I got the text, and [...]

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I’m a numbers girl. Always have been, and always will be. I see things in numbers and fractions and percentages. Budgeting and tracking my spending comes easy for me because of that. But if you’re a visual person, you might find it a little harder to stay aware of your financial situation. So today, I [...]

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This month our favorite finance discussion topics were ways to bring in extra cash, tricks to learn from extreme couponers, earning oodles of cashback from Discover, ways to watch free movies, scoring a free $10 Amazon promo code, the impact of late payments, financial review tips, and claiming the new health insurance tax credit. If [...]

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Are you ready to reduce debt or increase that savings account? The solution could be a spending fast. A spending fast is exactly what it sounds like – spending the least amount of money possible. We explored tips for a successful spending fast, but here is how to make a game plan for your fast. [...]

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Amazon Free $10 Promo Code

Posted by Madison

It’s Free Money Friday! Amazon is giving out free $10 promo codes when you buy an Amazon Gift Card for someone. The offer is targeted, so you’ll have to see if you qualify first: Amazon Gift Card offer. If you do, it’s an easy way to earn a free $10 if you have plans to [...]

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