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How to Stay Organized and Save Money with Digital Receipts

Today we are talking about how you can stay organized and save money by DIGITIZING your life! I’m knee deep in finishing up my SUPER exciting Budget Boot Camp program that is going to launch very soon! (Search #TheBudgetBootCamp on Instagram to see what the heck I’m talking about, and be sure to sign up for

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First Time Price-Matching Success! [Freebs Success Story: Rebecca]

I get emails and social media comments constantly from Freebs, just like you, who are having success with FunCheapOrFree ideas. I recently got an email from a Freeb, Rebecca, who was incredibly nervous to price-match for the first time. She followed everything I teach on my “How I Grocery Shop” page and ended up having

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How to Eat Whole, Organic, Gluten-Free for $500 a month (for a Family of 6!)

The growing trend of how to eat whole, organic, gluten-free, and even allergen-free has Freebs everywhere wondering how they can possibly afford to feed their family REAL food, while maintaining a tight grocery budget. We all know I love corn dogs and canned soup (working on it! baby steps!) so I’ve enlisted help today. My friend

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DIY Peplum Dress From Thrift Store Mumu

Happy Tuesday, Freebs! If you saw on Instagram, we hopped in the car and headed to Arizona this week for a last-minute trip to visit family. Since I’m spending so much time soaking up sun at the pool, I asked my friend Sarah Tyao to show us an INCREDIBLE, simple DIY transformation. She’s sharing a

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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

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Crib Spring Picture Frame DIY! (the ultimate up-cycle)

While I’m in Ireland, I asked my besties from Find it Make it Love it to share another ADORABLE and clever DIY project with you! This one is basically mind-blowing. Just goes to show what some simple creativity can do to repurpose something old into something fabulously unique! Let’s see how they turned this old

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Reader Success Story: Getting out of $23,000 in debt through 3 layoffs!

  Happy Monday! As I mentioned the other day, I’m frolicking in Ireland as we speak. To help you not miss me as much while I’m gone, I’ve got some great posts lined up for you this week. Remember how I asked y’all to share your inspirational story with us? BOY did they have me

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Lingerie Bridal Shower Ideas

I am currently thoroughly enjoying a family reunion in sunny CA and can’t pry myself away from the dance parties, beach trips, and game-playing to spend much time on my computer. So today I’ve enlisted the help of my friend Danelle Beckstrand from The Red Front Door blog today. We all know I love throwing parties, especially

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Sliced Steak Salad + Horseradish Dressing Recipe (Restaurant Copycat!)

I’m still hung up in bed and don’t have much energy to work so I enlisted the help of my favorite website, Deals To Meals (see how it saves me 1/2 on my groceries every month). I asked Shandra (the creator) to share another fabulous restaurant copy-cat recipe with us (see her first set of

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