Ally Bank vs. Simple Bank: Which is More Suitable For You?

The Budget Diet

More consumers are now opting to go digital when it comes to their banking institution and are choosing online-only banks. Simple Bank and Ally Bank are considered to be two of the leading online-only banks. Customers can count on these banks for good online banking platforms and low fees.

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Soul Sustenance: It's OK That You're Not OK - Meeting Grief & Loss in a Culture That Doesn’t Understand

Motherhood Moments

800,000 people are widowed every year in the US. When a spouse dies, the widow/widower loses an average of 75% of their support base instantly and the remaining 25% usually fades within 3-4 months.

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How to make your house more lovely for $0

The Frugal Girl

If you have a big fat home-improvement budget, then making your home beautiful is no great challenge. But since most of us have a lot of other things vying for our money, I thought I’d make a list of ways to make your home feel more lovely for a grand total of $0. Clean it up.

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My Los Angeles Wish List

Shereen Travels Cheap

For the second time in a year, my vacation plans have taken a turn and I'm finding myself having to go with a back-up plan. Family things have me not being able to visit Las Vegas next month as planned, but Eric is still going and I'm changing my own plans to visit Los Angeles in August instead.

Deal: $10+ for Big Apple Circus’ One-Ring Wonders at Franklin Mills

Frugal Philly Mom

Save on tickets to Big Apple Circus – Philadelphia Mills! Celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Big Apple Circus , where you can ooh! and ahh! to some of the world’s most celebrated circus acts in an intimate setting.

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Introducing: Family Budget Spreadsheets

Family Balance Sheet

I’ve been working behind the scenes on a tool that I personally use to track and organize our finances: Family Budget Spreadsheets. This package of 9 Microsoft Excel spreadsheets is designed to help you organize your finances, plan for major purchases, create a budget, understand your cash flow, and track your net worth. Many years ago, we could say yes to the questions in the above graphic. This blog was based on my very first spreadsheet, the Family Balance Sheet.

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Giant: 2 FREE Sticky Fingers Barbecue Sauces Starting 6/22!

For the Mommas

Giant: 2 FREE Sticky Fingers Barbecue Sauces Starting 6/22! Starting 6/22, Giant will have the Sticky Fingers Barbecue Sauce on sale for B1G1 FREE for $2.99. Plus, with the $1.50/1 Sticky Fingers Barbecue Sauce coupon you can get them for FREE!

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Play-Doh Sparkle Compound Collection

Penny Pinchin' Mom

Play-Doh makes for a great gift idea and you can snag a hot deal right now on Amazon for Play-Doh! You can get the Play-Doh Sparkle Compound Collection for only $4.99 ! You will be saving 50% on this purchase because it is normally $9.99!

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Robinhood vs. Stash: Which is Better for First-Time Investors?

The Budget Diet

When you ask millennials on the street and interview them about investment, there is a huge chance that they will just stare at you with a blank face and slowly back away from you. According to a research conducted by Bankrate, one out of three millennials have investments in the stock market.

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Fun Freetime: Sitting Cards

Motherhood Moments

Here's a great way to make neat place settings, courtesy of The Craft Kingdom: DIY and Craft Projects for Kids and Adults. The Craft Kingdom has a great Youtube page with video tutorials, as well as Instagram and Facebook pages for more ideas. I really like her style and versatility!

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Want to know what I got for my 40th birthday?

The Frugal Girl

On Friday, which was my birthday, Mr. FG headed out to a doctor appointment and then to work. Or so I thought. He showed up back at home about an hour later and when I went upstairs to see why he was back so soon, I saw one of my best friends sitting on my couch!

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Your Daily Goodie Box

Shereen Travels Cheap

You may already subscribe to a few monthly boxes, maybe for your favorite fandom, clothes, beauty products or almost anything else. Health and food boxes seem a bit harder to find, and it's nearly impossible to find a free one.

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Giveaway: Family 4-Pack to Game Masters + General Admission to Franklin Institute

Frugal Philly Mom

Showcasing the work of over 30 innovative game designers, Game Masters takes visitors on an interactive journey inside their favorite video games—from the trailblazing arcade era through today’s web and console games.

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The first Swago: Shopping Edition of 2018!

Simply CVS

Disclosure: Links to Swagbucks in this post are my referral links. Thank you for using my links. I also earned SB for sharing this promotion. Still recovering from all of your holiday shopping? The online rewards site Swagbucks has a smart and fun way for you to earn and save when you spend. Swagbucks is hosting another round of Shopping Swago! What is SWAGO you ask? It's a

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Sleep and Mental Health: How Late Nights Affect Your Brain

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

We all know how it feels to miss a night’s sleep. Tired, groggy, and irritable, all we want is to be to be left alone. Nothing a good night’s rest can’t fix right? Well yes, if it’s just one night’s missed sleep but what if it’s every night? An increasing amount of us aren’t getting sufficient sleep and more and more of us are suffering from sleep disorders. What few of us realize is the long term impact that sleeping badly on a regular basis have on our mental health.

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Family Friendly Getaway in Springfield, OH

Stockpiling Moms

We love traveling, and when the Convention and Visitors Board asked us to visit Springfield, OH, we were thrilled. This little city in the heart of Ohio is a great place to visit this summer! We. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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FREE BIC Disposable Razors with Rebate!

Couponing 101

Right now you can use this rebate to get FREE BIC Disposable Razors – up to $10 value !

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FREE Lipton Iced Tea Coupon!

For the Mommas

FREE Lipton Iced Tea Coupon! The first 100,000 entries on June 10th will receive a postcard coupon via U.S. mail for (1) Free Lipton Iced Tea 20oz. Thank you Michele E. Get more Freebies Here. The post FREE Lipton Iced Tea Coupon! appeared first on FTM. Free Stuff Freebies

Root Beer BBQ Pork Chops Recipe! {Just 4 Ingredients}

The Frugal Girls

Get ready to add some Root Beer kind of fun to your pork chops with this easy Root Beer BBQ Pork Chops Recipe! It’s time to have some fun with our pork chops. And by fun I mean smothering your delicious pork chops in a mixture of A&W Root Beer and Sweet Baby Ray’s Barbecue […].

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Is Sam’s Club Worth It?

The Budget Diet

Is Sam’s Club Worth It ? . Sam’s Club is a warehouse store that, like Costco, requires you to become a member and pay an annual fee. Sam’s Club membership costs $45 a year, which is cheaper than Costco’s $55 annual fee. . When paying such fees, your first thought is likely: Is it worth it?

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Giveaway: Safer Pain Relief

Motherhood Moments

The summer is coming and the warmer weather mean some people are working out harder than in the winter or trying new sports for the first time. Getting fit sometimes results in aches and pains and reaching for OTC pills is not always the healthiest solution.

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Being frugal by choice rather than necessity is way more fun.

The Frugal Girl

In her book about organizing, Marie Kondo relates how even as a small child, she was anxious to keep her family’s home tidy. Clearly, organizing and tidying is in her bones!

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My Favorite Apps for Saving Money

Shereen Travels Cheap

I'm all about saving a ton of money, but even a few pennies is still better than not saving anything. Those pennies add up pretty quickly.

Deal: One-Year Family or Family Plus Membership to the Academy of Natural Sciences (Up to 31% Off)

Frugal Philly Mom

Just in time for summer break! Save on One-Year Family or Family Plus Membership to the Academy of Natural Sciences (Up to 31% Off). Choice of: $88.50 (Reg. 119) for One 1-Year Family Membership. 103 (Reg. 149) for One 1-Year Family Plus Membership.

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CVS Extra Buck Deals & the Best to Roll Current ECB's Onto for the Weekly Ad of 1/14/2018 with Coupon Match-ups

Simply CVS

Here are the coupon match ups for extra buck deals for the CVS weekly ad of January 14, 2018. There's a pretty good deal on Boost this week, if you can get your hands on two of last week's coupon inserts. This would be great to donate to a food pantry, adult daycare, or Hospice!!! These include the best CVS extra buck deals for rolling. Each week I make a list of the extra buck deals that. 1 14 CVS ad rolling extra bucks

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A Couple of Things to Be Aware of Before You Invest in Bitcoin

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Before you decide to invest in Bitcoin , there are a couple of things that you need to take into consideration and be aware of. The first thing you are likely to want to understand that is just why bitcoin is suddenly becoming so popular. Because everything is now available online, it is really no surprise that currency needed to be developed for this as well. Just like much of the internet, bitcoin is open to everybody, being completely decentralized in nature. Do You Want to Invest in Bitcoin?

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Summer Gardening Tips to Grow More Veggies

Stockpiling Moms

One of our favorite summer projects is growing a garden. These Summer Gardening Tips to Grow More Veggies are a must for making sure you have enough produce to can or freeze for future use. The. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]].

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Sharpie Special Edition 23-Piece Permanent Marker Pack Only $15.29

Couponing 101

Right now Amazon has the Sharpie Special Edition 23 Piece Permanent Marker Pack on sale for only $15.29 (reg. 25.99)! Shipping is free with Amazon Prime or any order over $35. This special anniversary edition includes 16 colors, 4 neon colors, and 3 metallic colors.

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ShopRite Ad Scan For 06/24/18 Thru 06/30/18 Is Here!

For the Mommas

New ShopRite Ad Scan (06/24/18 Thru 06/30/18) Here is your NEW ShopRite Ad Scan for the sales running 06/24/18 Thru 06/30/18. Please note: Prices and select sale items may vary by location.

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MileIQ App Review

The Budget Diet

It doesn’t matter what kind of business you are establishing. What’s important is that you keep track of all your income and expenses so that you can pay your fair share of taxes. . .

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7 Reasons Your Grocery Bill is Too High

The Frugal Girl

I get commissions for purchases made through links in this post. 1) You’re shopping at the wrong store. While you can find bargains at most any store, where you shop does have a huge affect on your grocery bill.

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Book Nook: Hike it Baby

Motherhood Moments

When our girls were young, we had already been camping together for several years and decided not to stop just because we had little ones. We camped and hiked with them from the time they were born (well, 8 months old, because we weren't about to try winter camping in Minnesota).

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Five Frugal Things | a free $475 repair, for starters!

The Frugal Girl

I get commissions for purchases made through links in this post. I took my laptop in for a free $475 repair. My Apple laptop (which I bought refurbished some years back) started having a screen issue in the last year.

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How and Where to Travel As a Vegetarian

Shereen Travels Cheap

Are you a vegetarian or a vegan? It doesn't mean you can't travel the world. Some places are definitely more veggie-friendly than others, but if you know which destinations are better or what to look for, then you can travel easily just like everyone else.

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