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7 Reasons Why I DON’T Believe in Couponing…(and What I Do Instead!)

It’s no secret that I am not a couponer. In fact, you could consider me captain of the Anti-Couponing Team. I was recently interviewed for CNBC on WHY I don’t coupon (nor recommend couponing) at the grocery store. I realized I hadn’t talked about it for a while on here, and thought I’d remind you why I DON’T coupon, and…

Budgeting Tips, Finances, Food, Get Out of Debt, Grocery Shopping, Holidays, How To Save Money, Inspire, Lifestyle, Meal Planning Tips, Motivation

Focus on Finances November Challenge – Join Jess and Jordan!

FREEBS! I have the most EXCITING project for all of us! We are going to hunker down and focus on our finances in November, to make way for the BEST year of Holidays we’ve ever had. In just a few short weeks of working hard we will have Christmas completely paid for, have a stress-free…

Baby and Kids, Beauty, clothing/fashion, DIY, Home Decor, How To Save Money, Lifestyle, Lookin' Good, Our Home, Reuse, Shopping Tips, TV segment, Video

You Bought That NEW?? 12 Things You’re CRAZY to Pay Full-Price For (+ where I’m posting my day-to-day tips)

Do you ever think, “You bought that NEW??” when you see someone who pays out the nose for something that really should have been bought second-hand? No? Just me? My blog went on the fritz last night and I wasn’t able to post the post the budgeting post I was planning on. Don’t you worry,…

Baby and Kids, Beauty, Finances, Food, How To Save Money, Jordan's Favorite Things, Lifestyle, Lookin' Good, Meal Prep Made Easy

6 Things That are WORTH the Investment (and How to Find Them Cheaper!)

Truth be told, I’m cheap…but I’m no cheapskate (yes, there is a difference!).  While “cheapskates” will focus only on bottom line cost, being “cheap” means finding a way to get a valuable item you want and need…and not pay full-price for it! For the most part, most of what I own is second-hand, clearance, closeout, floor…

Baby and Kids, Budgeting Tips, DIY, Finances, Food, Get Out of Debt, Grocery Shopping, How To Save Money, Inspire, Lifestyle, Make Money, Meal Planning Tips, Meal Prep Made Easy, Motivation, Price-Matching, Recipes, Shopping Tips

How we got out of $19,000 credit card debt in 16 months! [Reader Success Story – Jenny]

FREEBS. Today I have a Reader Success Story that will knock your SOCKS off! Today Jenny Park is going to share the story of how she attended my Frugality Boot Camp conference, then got inspired to pay off debt…and she did! Her family got out of – are you sitting down? – $19K in credit…