Archive for November, 2014

When the recession hit back in 2008, many people had to reassess their spending habits. Not only did the recession impact those who were laid off or who were facing foreclosures, it took its toll on most everyone. They had their eyes opened to how much things cost and what they really needed and valued […]

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Bing Rewards $5 Amazon Gift Card Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on November 7, 2014

This week’s Free Money Friday is an old favorite! Bing Rewards has temporarily increased their sign up bonus to 550 credits! The timing is perfect since you can redeem your 550 bonus credits for a $5 Amazon Gift Card. It’s quick and easy and you can have five accounts per household. Since we have five […]

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CashCrate Cashback and Sign Up Bonus

Posted by Madison on November 6, 2014

Our holiday cash back series continues with Cash Crate. Cash Crate is a cashback site with a twist. In addition to earning cash back you can also earn money trying new products and taking research surveys! Right now, they’re offering a $1 sign up bonus. A dollar is hardly worth actually calling a sign up […]

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7 Cheap Holiday Gifts for College Students on Your List

Posted by Amanda on November 4, 2014

The holiday gift guide series is in full swing this week. Have you noticed the holiday decor starting to fill the stores? This week we are highlighting inexpensive gift ideas for students! College is such a fun, interesting time. It’s a transition period between living with your parents, and fully living on your own. And […]

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6 Financial Tips from Downsized You Should Try Today

Posted by Kristen on November 3, 2014

I posted an article on 10 TV Shows to Watch To Save Money on specific shows that seem to offer financial advice or other money saving tips. One of the shows I wrote about was Downsized, a reality show that featured a large blended family that is struggling financially. The family was quite comfortable financially […]

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