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35 Stupid-Simple Ways to Travel on a Budget

35 Cheap Travel Tips for Traveling on a Budget

Whether you’re traveling on a budget with a family or you’re traveling in your mid 20s, these great cheap travel tips will help you stretch your budget as much as possible. It’s estimated that 42 million Americans traveled last summer. At an average cost of $1200 per person, that’s a whole lotta dough. Traveling with…

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How to Sell Feet Pics Online for Easy Money (2021)

While there are millions of ways to earn extra money, not all of them make for such an exciting and interesting dinner conversation as selling feet pictures. If you’ve made your way here, the chances are high that you’re looking to learn how to sell feet pics – or at least are considering doing so. …

Finding the best cable alternatives: A step-by-step guide to cutting the cord

How to Watch TV without Cable or Satellite

For a lot of folks, the idea of learning how to watch tv without cable or satellite can feel a lot like deprivation. Who doesn’t need a little mindless escape at the end of a long and tiring workday? Unfortunately, as much as we feel like we deserve the break, the cost of cable can…

50+ Crazy Fun & Cheap Date Night Ideas to Fit Your Budget

50+ Fun and Cheap Date Ideas to Fit Your Budget

Date nights can be a great way to reconnect with your partner when overwhelmed with all the tasks of daily life. It can also be a not-so-great way to reconnect with your wallet or credit card once you pay the babysitter, eat a fancy dinner, and catch a show. Choosing cheap date ideas over expensive…

How to boost your credit score quickly

How to Raise Your Credit Score 100 Points Overnight

Many people wonder if it’s possible to raise your credit score 100 points overnight. The short answer is no – but you can take steps today to help you boost your credit score quickly (just not that quick!). Whether you like it or not, your credit score affects your daily life. Everything from getting approved…

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How to Earn Money as a Kid in 2021

Learning how to earn money as a kid is a right of passage that every adult has gone through. The siren call of video games, gas money, makeup, or candy is enough to make the most strong-willed kid pick up a side hustle to earn some cash. We’ve all wanted to know how to get…

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27 At Home Date Night Ideas that are Frugal & Fun

Whether you and your partner are looking for some good at home date night ideas because you’re strapped for cash or you are still avoiding going out to public places and are opting to hang out at home together, I can help! I’ve come up with a bunch of great at home date night ideas…

The Best Cheap Grocery List Items (& Healthy Too!)

For those of you on a tight budget, grocery shopping and meal planning might be a little on the stressful side. In fact, the grocery budget category is often the one that most people struggle with, myself included.  It’s so incredibly easy to overspend at the grocery store. And, grocery stores know this. Why do…

How to Make Money Online: 50+ Brilliant Ways to Make Money Before Christmas

50+ Legit Online Jobs that Pay in 2021

Everywhere you turn, there’s a million articles showing us how to make money online as well as working from home. But how do you know which are legit online jobs? A large majority of them are either scams, involve an insane amount of dedication to earn pennies, or you have to pay start-up fees. Yeah,…