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How to Afford the Last-Minute Budget Vacation of Y…

My family and I just got back from a Thanksgiving / birthday holiday vacation in the Caribbean. It was an impromptu trip that we booked in October for November. Last-minute much? Honestly, the urge to vacation can come out of nowhere. You don’t realize it’s time to get away until you feel anxious or exhausted and compelled to get the heck out of dodge. That’s how I felt in September and October. Fortunately, my husband

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10 Websites that Will Help You Save Mega Bucks on …

November 2016 is in the history books, so it’s holiday fever until 2017. I want to share a lil’ something, something with you. The average American plans to spend over $700 on gifts this year. Do you have an extra $700 laying around that you can splash on gifts? If not, don’t worry, you can still have a bomb holiday without going into a serious amount of debt. All you need to do is be a

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13 Practical Gifts Under $50 for Difficult People …

Often the hardest people to shop for during the holidays are the people you end up spending the most money on. Am I right? On this site we’re all about saving. That means digging deep into the internet for deals and low-cost holiday items to avoid a debt hangover come January. If you know someone that’s hard to shop for, the best gift to buy is something practical. A gift that’s not super extravagant, but one they

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How to Save Money When You Feel Broke

According to a study, 62% of Americans have less than $1,000 in savings. Based on this statistic, it’s safe to say that most of us are teetering on the brink of “broke.” So, if you’ve found this post because you’re feeling broke as hell, there’s good news: You’re not alone! But, there’s also bad news. Feeling broke can put a huge damper on your ability to save money. Here are a few things you can

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How to Save Money for Travel in Your 20’s

Your 20’s is a prime time to get your travel on. But, it’s also a time where you may not be bringing in a ton of income to pay for said travel. Am I right? That doesn’t mean you have to give up your dream of globetrotting sooner rather than later. No way, my friend. It is possible to travel for an extended period of time, to simply take weekend getaways, or regular vacations abroad. The

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Digit Review: A Simple Way to Automate Your Savings

Do you want to start saving more money today. Ok, silly question alert. We all want to save more money. Well, I’m itching to tell you about the Digit app peeps because it’s a tool that even big spenders can use to save a lil’ more. The best part is that saving with this app takes no effort. Digit links to your checking account. Then it works it’s magic to find money in your account that