Category Archives: Simple Money Saving Tips

10 Ways to Clean with Vinegar

These days, there’s really no reason to buy any of those harsh, chemical-laden household cleaners on the market, especially when you can find some great cleaners in your own pantry.

Vinegar, in particular, is like a magical, do-it-all potion, just without the sneaky snake oil salesman. You can use it to clean just about anything, and it’s cheap, green, and healthy for your home.

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5 Unique Money Saving Tips

God, I love saving money. I really do. It’s one of the best feelings in the world. Knowing that I got a good deal, or that I simply skipped over something that I didn’t need, brings joy to my heart.

We’ve all heard the commonly touted ideas that eating in or skipping those happy hour cocktails will save you big bucks, and they will – but if you want to come play in the big leagues, read on for some tips that are totally insane and will totally save you cash.

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That One Time I Went to a Beauty School for a Haircut

Every frugal maven has their own ways to cut costs while trying to live a fabulous, frugal life. If you’re a frequent reader of frugality blogs, you can probably think of a few crazy things you’ve done (or read about) to save money, too (although I sincerely hope it doesn’t involve reusing your toilet paper).

Personally, I’ve completely stopped wearing makeup, most of my clothes are hand-me-downs, I’ve nixed going shopping and eating out for entertainment, and I’ve absolutely stopped trying to keep up with the Joneses. I’ve made some great strides, but at one point in time, I was paying $120 every time I went to visit my hair stylist for a cut and highlights — definitely not frugal!

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10 Fun and Frugal Ways to Enjoy Spring

After what seems like endless amounts of snow storms, Spring is finally here! That means getting outside, enjoying the warmer weather, and experiencing longer days.

However, since you’re a savvy shopper and know the importance of saving, you probably want to enjoy Spring by spending as little as possible.

Don’t you worry – we have 10 fun and frugal ways to enjoy Spring right here!

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