2015

10 Smart Ways to Become Debt Free

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It’s no secret, I am fascinated, encouraged, and border-line obsessed with debt freedom. The idea of becoming debt free makes me downright giddy. So I love to hear the success stories of others who have found debt freedom. But selfishly, I wanted to know their secret. How did they make it happen? What did they specifically do to become debt free? How hard was it? And is it possible for anyone and everyone? I wanted the nitty, gritty details.

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8 Awesome Ice Cream Recipes

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. If you are an ice cream lover like me, you are going to love these 8 Awesome Ice Cream Recipes in this roundup from other bloggers. 8 Awesome Ice Cream Recipes. Homemade Coffee Ice Cream – If you love coffee, you are going to love this coffee flavored ice cream. Toasted Coconut Ice Cream – Toasted Coconut on your ice cream? Sounds Yummy!

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What to Know About Growing a Balcony Container Garden

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Now that I live in an apartment, I’m looking for ways to still enjoy some of the benefits of a home (although I don’t know that I need to live in a house again). One of the things I enjoyed about living in a home was the gardening. I’m starting to grow an indoor herb garden, but I also want to be able to grow certain vegetables, even though I’m in an apartment. This is where the balcony container garden comes in handy.

how to make cadbury creme egg 2015 – Super Easy Recipe

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How to make Cadbury Easter Eggs – well almost Cadbury- these recipes , written below are better than Cadbury and slightly healthier (actually the recipe is called ‘Gemma Eggs’ but it is the same thing) ! The video (posted below) makes the eggs look yummy and simple to make (ingredients posted below the video). Happy Easter : FULL RECIPE LISTED BELOW. Gemma’s Chocolate Easter Eggs (or ‘cadbury creme egg recipe. Just better!). INGREDIENTS. Chocolate shells.

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CVS Deal Shopping Trip for 7/5/15 Ad ~ Saved $20 or 100%

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I haven't been able to do much CVS deal shopping lately as my grandmother who lives with us has been in and out of the hospital and physical therapy/rehab the last month and a half, but last week we had to pick up a blood pressure monitor for her, so got a $10 ECB, which I was able to use this wee to pick up some great deals!! Cash Paid: $.01 01 (before tax) Amount Saved: $ 20.40 or 100%. 7 5 cvs ad cvs deal shopping my CVS shopping my shopping bag

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Find out how Lydia & her Husband Paid off $36,000 in Debt in 2 Years

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Lydia. She blogs about living a limitless life on a limited budget at Frugal Debt Free Life. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. I am Lydia and my husband is Jason and we have two little boys, Ryals and Isaac.

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Baby Essentials Giveaway

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. Welcome to The Baby Essentials Giveaway! We’re giving away $170 worth of baby items and (2) $10 Target gift cards! Read on to find out how to enter. Hosted by Sunshine N Savings. Co-Hosted by Everyone Loves Couponing. You don’t have to spend a lot of money to provide for your baby, your children or even yourself. The items below retail for $170! They paid about $40 for it all.

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15 Smart Tips to Save Money When Eating Out

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Who doesn’t love to dine out? The thought of someone else preparing my meal, serving it, clearing the table AND doing the dishes is quite dreamy. At one time, we ate out every Friday night and again on Saturday and Sunday for lunch. In fact, there were many weekends that I didn’t cook, because we ate out for every meal. Those days are long gone for us now as we’re working hard to cut corners and save money.

Shannon & Her Husband Paid off $22,000 in 9 Months

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Shannon. She writes at Growing Slower. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. Hi all! I’m Shannon Brown, and I’m a crunchy Christian mama blessed to live in beautiful North Idaho. My husband and I met in architecture school.

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Jen & Her Husband Paid off $212,000 in Debt & Medical Expenses in 48 Months

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Jen. She is a speaker, author, and volunteer firefighter. Her website is The Iron Jen. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality.

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5 Easy Budget Categories to Reduce

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Need to cut your spending? We did too and these categories were the easiest to cut without feeling too much pain. The 5 Easiest Budget Categories to Reduce. Groceries. If you are trying to reduce your expenses, groceries should be the first thing you attack. They are by far the easiest & quickest category to reduce in a household budget. And my absolute #1 way to save money at the grocery store is to PLAN OUR MEALS.

Find out How Brian & His Wife Paid off $109,000 in Credit Card Debt

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Brian. He writes at Debt Discipline about about how his family of 5 deals with money, budgets and debt. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? . We’re a family of five, including, me, my wife and 3 children: 15 year old fraternal twins and a 12 year old son. We live in New York. I work full time in IT and my wife works part time in retail.

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Tips for Encouraging Your Partner to Get On Board with Health Changes

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One of the most difficult challenges in life is when your partner isn’t on the same page you are. In some cases, this might not be a big deal. Your partner might not like the same movies you do, so you go to a movie once a month with your friends. Maybe you don’t care about playing video games, so you quietly read a book while your partner enjoys video game time.

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what stores are open on easter 2015 ? is Target open on Easter – info

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today is Easter, April 5th, 2015. if you want to know ” Is Target open on Easter?” ” or “is Walmart open on Easter” or is “Publix Open on Easter” , then check the list below to see if your favorite store is open or closed on Easter 2015 : FYI : hours may vary depending on the location. Call the store to make sure the house, but here are a list of stores that are open and closed for Easter Sunday 2015 : Stores that are open on Easter : . Walmart: OPEN.

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CVS 75% Off Clearance Shopping Week of 9/27 for Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box Gifts ~ Saved $87

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Along with my CVS Deal Shopping Trip for the 9/27 ad, I had some fun Clearance shopping for Operation Christmas Child shoe box gifts. It's quickly becoming time to pack those boxes for children in need around the world. We shop all year long to be able to pack dozens of boxes for kids in need. If you'd like to find more deals for packing shoe boxes check out my two favorite shoe box deal. cvs deal shopping my CVS shopping my shopping bag

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Patriotic Dessert Recipes

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. 4th of July is coming soon and we can’t forget to make our red, white and blue desserts. Check out these awesome patriotic dessert recipes in this blog roundup from other bloggers. Patriotic Dessert Recipes. Red, White and Blue Cupcakes. Triple Berry Punch Bowl Cake. 4th of July Inspired Dairy Free Berry Trifle. Patriotic Layered Smoothie. Fruit Pizza Recipe. Red-white-and-blue strawberries.

Find out how Deacon & his Wife Paid off $52,000 of Debt in 18 Months

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Deacon. He is a financial coach and blogs at Well Kept Wallet. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. My name is Deacon Hayes and I am a business owner. My wife’s name is Kim and she is a High School teacher.

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Ways you can make money blogging

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. Ways you can make money blogging. Are you a new blogger or are you someone looking to start a blog and want to find ways to make money as a blogger? I starting blogging back in 2002, I had no clue how to blog or even make money from blogging. I remember many trial and errors.

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4 Things That Can Drive Blog Readers Away

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, please read our Disclosure Policy. If you are a blog reader or even a blogger that loves to read other blogs, you know how some things on a blog can be annoying. I have had many different things on my blog in the past and if I viewed my own blog and something annoyed me, I just went in an removed it.

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20 Watermelon Recipes

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. It’s August and its a popular time of year for Watermelon. I can never get enough watermelon, it is so good. I love it alone, in a drink and a salad. It's August and its a popular time of year for Watermelon! Click To Tweet. You can find recipes like that and more in these 20 Watermelon Recipes that I have collected from a few awesome bloggers.

My Cute Summer Dress Was #SavedBySkimmies | PLUS a Chance to Win $100 Jockey.com Gift Card

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This cute green summer dress was banished to the back of my closet for a few years. It was a 40th birthday gift to myself and even though I love the dress, I never truly felt comfortable (or cute) in it. The dress can be worn in all occasions, from dressy to casual. It’s made of cotton and spandex which makes it very clingy, and therefore displays visible panty lines for all the world to see. And that caused me all sorts of stress.

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51 Easy Delicious Muffins

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. It seems these days you can make almost any kind of muffin, I have had many different kinds. There are breakfast, fruit, vegetable, chocolate, you name it, I am sure you just might find a muffin recipe for it. Well I have found many different kinds for you to check out in this large roundup of muffins from other bloggers, I hope you find one or a few that you just have to try. 51 Easy Delicious Muffins.

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How to Live a Frugal Lifestyle

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, please read our Disclosure Policy. I have (for many years) always wondered how to live frugally. I don’t remember if my family was frugal or not, most likely because I didn’t pay attention. As I grew older and had my own children, I thought, there has to be away to save money but never did learn how until I reached my late 30’s.

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5 Insurance Issues for Entrepreneurs

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One of the items that many entrepreneurs overlook when they get started is insurance. When you’re starting a business, it doesn’t seem important to worry overmuch about insurance. In fact, it might not even be on your radar. However, it’s important to be aware of some of the realities of insurance as an entrepreneur. Here are 5 insurance issues to watch out for: 1. Business Use of Your Home.

Restaurant Coupons 4/10 – 4/12 – Saving Money When Eating Out

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Weekly Restaurant Coupons. Here are some restaurant coupons for this week : 3/10 – 3/12 (and longer). Bonefish Grill. $10 10 off your dinner. Go HERE to get coupon. Starbucks. Free Teavana Cinnamon Chai Latte (4/10 or 4/11 ONLY). Go HERE for more info Purchase between 2-4 only. Pizza Hut . Large 2 Topping Pizza (Online only) $7.99. Go HERE for more info. Olive Garden . Buy one meal at $12.99, Take one home for tomorrow for free , Free Appetizer when you sign up.

FREE Colgate Total @ CVS Sale Week of 7/5/2015 After Extra Bucks with Printable Coupon

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A new $1 off Colgate Toothpaste printable coupon is available. It matches perfectly with this sale in the CVS weekly ad of July 5, 2015 making for some free toothpaste. The limit is two and you should be able to print two. Get $2 ECB wyb Colgate Total Advanced toothpaste 4 oz $3 Limit 2 You can easily keep up with all the new printables by stopping by Simply CVS each day and checking out. 7 5 cvs ad cvs deals new printable coupon

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Rise & Shine with Jimmy Dean Breakfast Sandwiches | Plus a $100 Visa Gift Card Sweepstakes

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We are a family on the go. Our schedule has become more crazy with work, school, and extra-curricular activities as my kids have gotten older, and lately our weekends, which should be a time of rest, end up being just as hectic as our weekdays. Recently, my oldest daughter had a swim meet that was 35 minutes away and she needed to be IN the pool for warm up at 7 AM. When the alarm went off at 5:30 AM that Saturday, I was not very happy about it. .

Best Saving Stores Here

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, please read our Disclosure Policy. Advance Auto Parts Coupons: 30% Off. Need auto accessories and parts, but don’t want to hassle with going to the store? Shop conveniently online with the experts at AdvanceAutoParts.com! When you shop online at Advance Auto Parts, you have access to the best prices on high-quality auto parts. Even better, you can ship directly to your house, or select to pick up in a store nearby.

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5 Blogging Tips for Newbies

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, please read our Disclosure Policy. When I first started blogging I really had no idea what I was doing. For the first year, I think I just posted and had my google adsense ads installed and just went with it. I finally decided after the first year, I wanted to make money and take my blogging seriously. I started reading lots of blogs and eBooks about blogging.

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Find out how Jessica & Her Husband Paid off $175,000 of Debt

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Jessica. She writes about living naturally and intentionally at Jessica Munday. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. Hi, We’re the Gann Fam!

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Create a Personal Escrow Account for Your Quarterly & Yearly Bills

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April is always a very expensive month for us. Our home-owner’s insurance, auto insurance, and local real-estate taxes (for our home and our business property) are due, and on top of that, we also owed the Federal government this year. Last week, I wrote checks that totaled in the four figures with everything combined. It was a very painful day and I might have shed a tear, especially as I wrote that check to Uncle Sam. Years ago, this would have sent me into a panic.

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Easy Freezer Meals

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This post may contain affiliate links or sponsored content, read our Disclosure Policy. I have been thinking about doing freezer meals to make planning them so much easier. Below you will find a small list of easy freezer meals that I have put together in this roundup from other great bloggers. Easy Freezer Meals. Chicken and Spinach Enchiladas – This Kitchen is My Playground. Mom’s Calzones – This Kitchen is My Playground.

Find out how Maureen Paid off $79,540 in Credit Card & Student Loan Debt

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Maureen. She writes at A Debt Free Stress Free Life. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. Hi, I’m Maureen! I’m single, have a grown daughter, I’ll soon be a grandmother and I’m a care taker to my elderly mother. I’ve lived in the Greater Boston area my whole life.

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Find Out How Ruth and Her Husband Paid off Their Mortgage

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Today’s Debt Free Story is from Ruth. She is the author of the successful website, Living Well Spending Less , where she writes about finding the Good Life on a budget. Tell us about you and your family. Where are you from? What do you and your spouse do for a living? What are your hobbies? Include anything that you’d like to add to give the reader an idea about your personality. My name is Ruth, and my husband’s name is Chuck. We have two daughters—Maggie, age 8, and Annie, age 5.

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How to Start The Year off On the Right Foot Financially

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Happy New Year! You know how they say that how you ring in the New Year is a good indication of how your year will be? Well, that’s probably because many of us wait until we have a fresh start, like that of a New Year, to put our goals into action and start working on our resolutions. Since we just celebrated the New Year, now is the best time to clean up your finances. And don’t worry about that saying.

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OxiClean : $ 3 / 1 High Value Rare Coupon April 2015

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Love OxiClean? Check out this : $3/1 OxiClean Laundry Detergent coupon ! . Walmart : Buy OxiClean 42-fl oz Fresh Laundry Detergent $3.98. When you price matched with Lowe’s.com ). Use : $3/1 OxiClean Laundry Detergent coupon. What you will pay : $0.98! oxiclean $ 3 1 high value rare coupon april 2015. Personal Care & Household Deals oxiclean $ 3 1 high value rare coupon april 2015

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CVS Ad Scan Preview for the Week of 9/27/2015

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Here is the CVS Weekly Ad Scan Preview for September 27, 2015. Lots of deals including a $4 off $10 oral care scanner coupon on top of oral care ECB and other deals! Be sure to check back at Simply CVS later in the week for coupon match-ups and the best ECB deals and $5 & $10 Scenarios. You can see if there are any printable coupons you'd like to print for items on sale at RedPlum, 9 27 CVS ad AD cvs cvs ad cvs ad preview CVS ad scan preview cvs deals

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