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Christmas is More Than the Gifts Under the Tree

In Frugal, Phenomenal

I just saw a post encouraging readers to meet with friends for coffee or drinks. The post really interested me because it really showed how genuine friendships are developed. Genuine friendships aren’t developed in the club or at the bar. They are developed in intimate settings where people can talk and be themselves. This doesn’t have to be costly either because many of the suggestions in the article were free or low cost. Click here to read the article. I share this with you because many of us focus on things like buying the perfect gift and how much we…

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[Live Workshop] 5 Steps to Overcome the Post Holiday Pinch

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Did you overspend over the holiday season?  Are you already feeling the impact that it has had on your 2015? If so then you are not alone.  The average person was expected to spend $861 on gifts this season and in the United States during the 2014 holiday season.  For some people, this resulted in an over extended budget, use of credit cards, and ultimately starting off in a financial hole before 2015 even starts. [more…] The good news is that, you can bounce back.  This workshop is designed to teach you 5 strategies to help you to bounce back…

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Easy Tips on How to Keep Your Packages Safe This Season

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As online shopping increases in popularity, so does the potential for theft. Unfortunately, there are people who follow delivery trucks around with the hope of finding a package with good merchandise left on a porch to steal. A few years ago, I had a friend who ordered a new cell phone, and the box was delivered while she was at work. When she arrived home expecting to see the box, it was gone. Someone saw the box on the porch and stole it. Also, recently, I ordered an item from Amazon and the tape that was used to seal the…

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