The Ultimate Frugal Casserole Formula

Casseroles sound very “50’s Housewife,” but when you’re on a budget, they’re a great way to make a little bit of food stretch further in a tasty way.

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Hidden Fees Could Be Costing You Thousands of Dollars. Here’s How To Protect Yourself

Small hidden fees – between $10 and $20 – can add up and can pose a financial strain for many families, adding thousands in additional expenses. Here’s how to protect yourself.

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How to SLASH Your Fixed Expenses

Lots of experts give tips about reducing discretionary spending but what about fixed expenses? You can free up a lot of money by reducing your monthly output.

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20 Times I’ve Been Glad I Had an Emergency Fund

Going through life without an emergency fund is like getting on a tiny little plane without any parachutes. Here are some real life examples of how an emergency fund saved my bacon.

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Why Paying Off Credit Card Debt Is NOT Always the Best Use for Your Money

Here’s some unpopular advice. Paying off credit card debt fast is not always the best option for those in dire straits. It differs from case to case.

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The Frugalite’s Guide to Flat Broke Grocery Shopping

Have you ever had a month when money is so tight you can’t imagine how you’re possibly going to feed your family? Then this is the article for you. When …

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20 Ways to Treat Yourself Without Spending Money

When something good happens, we want to celebrate. There’s just one problem – the budget! Here are 20 ways to treat yourself without spending money.

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The Economy Isn’t Looking Great: Here’s What you CAN Control

If you focus your mental energy on the financial aspects you can do something about, it’s a lot more productive than wallowing in stress and uncertainty.

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Cheap by Choice: How to Embrace a Non-Consumer Lifestyle

Your success at being frugal depends on your attitude. You can embrace it and relish the challenge or you can sulk, pout, and be absolutely miserable.

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How to Make Your Own Frugal Taco Seasoning (and Some Yummy Stuff to Make with It)

Here’s how to make your own DIY taco seasoning, along with some tasty ideas for using it to create a frugal fiesta at your house.

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