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Frugal Graduation Gift and Celebration Ideas

In Frugal, Phenomenal

This is the season for a lot of graduations, which means graduation parties and gifts.  If you are a parent or guardian and are looking to throw your graduate a party, then you’re in luck.  You can have a phenomenal celebration, but also keep it pretty low cost.  If you want to get some ideas for low cost events then check out this post. If you are just attending a graduation party, I didn’t forget about you!  Gifts can get really expensive, but instead of breaking the bank I have compiled a variety of gifts that you can give to…

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Free Download: The FNPhenomenal 4th of July Survival Guide

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Happy 4th of July! Download your survival guide to managing the Summertime BBQ! I know that it is a summer time holiday weekend, the grills will  to be fired up, and you are probably playing the summer classic “Summertime” by Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff all to celebrate America’s freedom.  However, please be careful to watch your spending and how you spend your time.  Check out this post to learn how to by choosy about what events you attend. I’ve been there before, and it probably looks like this: You get a call from your friend asking you to co-host…

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Why DIY is a Great Money Saving Strategy

In Frugal, Phenomenal

Have you ever had something that you absolutely loved, but you wondered if you could continue to afford it?  Well, I recently felt this way.  Lately, I have been obsessed with a vegan chocolate milkshake from a local Detroit restaurant.  My obsession was bringing me into the restaurant about one to two times per week, but the milkshake cost SEVEN dollars!!  After a few weeks, the cost was really starting to add up. Read More

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