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Saving Craving! Savings tip of the day: Reuse Baggies

If you are anything like me, you are obsessed with baggies. I “Ziploc” everything! I think it’s a great way to get an airtight seal on things, keep things clean, separated, and organized, and they are great containers that shrink as the contents in the bag shrink. Have you ever considered reusing baggies? I hadn’t,…

Health

9 easy ways to save money on vet care.

Aww, isn’t my doggie the cutest?? If you have a pet, you know how expensive they can be…especially when it comes to any type of surgery or veterinary services! Here are 9 ways to save money on vet care: Get your animal spayed or neutered! It may seem expensive up front, but think of how…

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Saving Craving! Savings tip of the day: 3 Basic Ways To Save

I recently read some great savings tips from “The Tightwad Gazette” book. It emphasizes that there are three basic, but very important, ways to save money: 1) Buy it cheaper 2) Make it last longer 3) Use it less It gave an example of dress shoes. Let’s say you wear a $75 pair of shoes…

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Saving Craving! Savings tip: Dryer sheets

My mom has a great book, The Tightwad Gazette, that has great savings tips. I will refer to this book quite a bit from here on out. One tip the book said is that you typically don’t need a full dryer sheet to reduce static. Tear it in half or even in 4ths and you…

Freebies & Deals

Sign up for stuff!

Since my savings tip for yesterday was about signing up for birthday freebies, I thought I’d add on to it with today’s savings tip…. SIGN UP FOR STUFF! This seems like such a simple, obvious tip…however…do we actually do it? Let’s say we’re at the cash register at a store and they say, “Would you…

Costco, Food, Grocery Shopping, Meal Prep Made Easy

Buy food in BULK!

Today’s savings tip is one that I am passionate about: BUYING BULK I know for some people the thought of buying bulk gives them a headache: no where to store it, can’t use up the food in time and it goes bad, hates shopping around for bulk sales, etc. I’m hear to teach you that…

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Welcome!

Welcome to my new blog, Fun, Cheap, or Free! People have always marveled at mine and my husband’s ability to take advantage of discounted or free stuff. Well, it’s time to share! This site is designed to give you creative ways to save a buck…or, lots of bucks rather. It will have fun things to…

AKA, THE FUN CHEAP OR FREE QUEEN
As a Family Finance and Frugal Living expert, my mission is to redefine frugal and teach you to live an ABUNDANT life...on any budget. It's not only possible, it's FUN. Want proof? Read my story and see…
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List of 100+ Dinner Ideas
Making a list of your family's favorite dinners is a helpful tip to make meal planning easy! Check out my list of over 100 dinner ideas below to get you started.
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