Thrifty Thinking: AARP Money Map®

Motherhood Moments

thriftyReacting to new research that shows one-half of adults have experienced an unexpected financial challenge in the past year, AARP today launched AARP MoneyMap ™ , a free online tool that helps consumers deal with unanticipated financial emergencies. AARP MoneyMap helps users create an action plan to deal with surprise financial challenges such as a medical expense or a car or home repair.

Thrifty Thinking: Credit Cards and the Holidays

Motherhood Moments

thriftyWith consumers expected to spend as much as $1.1 trillion this holiday season, despite near-record credit card debt levels, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released the following reports to help holiday shoppers save money and avoid a financial hangover in the new year. 2019 Holiday Shopping Survey – 35 million Americans still have credit card debt from last holiday season, and nearly one third of consumers will spend less on holiday this year than last year.

Thrifty Thinking: BottleDrop and Oregon Scholars Program

Motherhood Moments

education environment thriftyIn time to celebrate National Recycling Day, the Oregon College Savings Plan and BottleDrop are announcing a new partnership that allows Oregonians to turn their bottle and can returns into a plan for the future. Launching today, the program enables recyclers from across the state to transfer funds from their BottleDrop account to an Oregon College Savings Plan account, providing a new—and convenient—method to save for higher education.

Thrifty Thinking: How Far Back Can I Claim a Flight Compensation?

Motherhood Moments

thriftyThis is what many passengers who have only recently been made aware of their air passenger rights wonder. Well, yes, you can probably still claim your cancelled or delayed flight compensation - but there is a time limit. How far back you can claim varies from one country to the next. If your flight was cancelled or delayed by at least 3 hours, you can get up to 600€ in compensation from the airline.

Thrifty gardening Tips

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Here are 4 thrifty gardening tips for you if you are planning a garden this year. Tip # 1 – Go thrifty on seeds and plants. The Guardian’s article, How to Be a Thrifty Gardner dove to detail about making compost: “You should have about two-thirds brown stuff (carbon source) to one-third green (nitrogen). The post Thrifty gardening Tips appeared first on Prairie Eco-Thrifter. Once again, Spring is approaching.

Thrifty Finds: Snow Gear

Family Balance Sheet

Winters in central PA. It’s never consistent. When the northeast gets pounded with snow, we either get walloped or we miss the excitement completely.

Thrifty Finds: Spring & Summer Clothes

Family Balance Sheet

The first day of spring was last week and warmer weather is right around the corner. Although it was 25 degrees in PA just this morning…so could someone please let Mother Nature know about the change in seasons??!!

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Do You Save Wrapping? – Thrifty Ways to Wrap Christmas Gifts

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

While I am not that thrifty, and I love prettily wrapped gifts, I don’t like to spend a bunch on wrappings. My parents and their siblings were of the generation that grew up during the depression in the 1930′s.

Thrifty Finds: a New (to her) Dresser, Valentine’s Day

Family Balance Sheet

What thrifty finds did you find this week? The challenge on the blog this year is to Choose Thrift First , where we’re rethinking our purchases to find more cost effective solutions. To be successful, I’ve been keeping a list of things that we need as they come up.

My Week: Gentle Leader and Thrifty Sneakers

Family Balance Sheet

Our sweet Ruby has assimilated into our family quite well. She’s such an easy dog. She rarely barks, rolls straight to her back for belly rubs every time you approach her, and she immediately knew her bathroom was our back yard, not our living room floor. She’s a keeper for sure!

How Can Thriftiness Become a Debt Relief Option?

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Thriftiness is not an option but must be your essence of life. Thriftiness itself can become a self debt relief option and can help you save a lot of money. The three thrifty tips given above will surely help you if you can follow them.

Thrifty Finds: Brand Names, Dirt Cheap

Family Balance Sheet

I stopped by my two favorite thrift stores last week: Salvation Army & Community Aid, a local store. I only go on Wednesdays, because both stores offer an additional 50% off on almost everything.

Free Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition

For the Mommas

Free Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition Amazon has Thrifty and Thriving: 10 Simple Ways to Put Money Back In Your Pocket Today Kindle Edition for Free.

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5 Ways For Thrifty People To Make a Few Extra Dollars Online

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Being thrifty means not spending money when you don’t need to and spending as little as possible, when you do. 5 Ways For Thrifty People To Make a Few Extra Dollars Online is a post from: Prairie EcoThrifter.com. Guest Post Author Bio: This post was provided by Picky Domains. .

30 Pooch-Approved Gifts for Spoiled Dogs! {Paws-itively Perfect}

The Frugal Girls

Amazon Deals Pets Thrifty Gifts TipsSpoiled dogs are happy dogs, so get ready to spoil your doggie this Christmas! Do you love to spoil your doggie? Well you’re in luck, because you’ve just stumbled across the ultimate list of paws-itively perfect Christmas gifts for dogs!

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Thrifty Living: 11 Uses for Old Toothbrushes

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Do you reuse old toothbrushes? If so see if your tip is on this list and if it's not please share! Bargains Deals Frugal Living Green Living 908654

FREE eBook | 25 Quick and Thrifty Free Crochet Patterns

Saving Cents With Sense

Right now you can get a FREE “25 Quick and Thrifty Free Crochet Patterns” eBook. The post FREE eBook | 25 Quick and Thrifty Free Crochet Patterns appeared first on Saving Cents With Sense. I have been wanting to learn to crochet for the longest time.

Thrifty Living: Use magnets to secure loose packets INSIDE refrigerator

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Check out this fun tip from Lifehacker -- use magnets inside the fridge. Bargains Deals Frugal Living

Thrifty Living: Reduce, Reuse, Recyle Your Children's Toys

Birmingham Bargain Mom

How do you manage your home toy inventory. Bargains Deals Christmas

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Working Moms on a Budget: 5 Tips for Thrifty Business Fashion

Saving Cents With Sense

The post Working Moms on a Budget: 5 Tips for Thrifty Business Fashion appeared first on Saving Cents With Sense. It can be tough to dress yourself on a budget when you have children.

Thrifty Living: 5 uses for corn starch + share your tips

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Here are some quick uses for corn starch do you have a tip to share? cat:Bargains Deals

Thrifty Living: Purchasing Open Box or Refurbished Items

Birmingham Bargain Mom

You may find some great deals if you're willing to buy open box or refurbished. Bargains Deals Black Friday Christmas

Thrifty Living: 15 Second Rule of Shopping + 7 Questions to Ask Yourself

Birmingham Bargain Mom

7 questions to ask yourself when you shop. Bargains Deals Black Friday Christmas

Thrifty Living: 5 Reasons Why Getting a Name Can Save You Money

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Don't forget to get a name. Bargains Deals Black Friday Christmas

Thrifty Living: Seattle food forager Langdon Cook teaches others how to forage

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Could you walk through the woods and pick lettuce or mushrooms and eat them with confidence? Langdon Cook of Seattle can and does. Bargains Deals Frugal Living Green Living

Thrifty Living: Turn old beach ball into a tote via Trash Backwards

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Check out this fun craft to repurpose an old beach ball. cat:Bargains Deals cat:Frugal Living cat:Green Living

51 Easy Delicious Muffins

Teresa's Deals

French Toast - Thrifty Jinxy. Cinnamon Buckwheat Muffins - Thrifty Jinxy. 7 - Grain Cereal Muffins - Thrifty Jinxy. Cinnamon Streusel Yogurt - Thrifty Jinxy. Super Easy Pumpkin Muffins from Cake Mix - Thrifty Jinxy. Raisin Bran - Thrifty Jinxy.

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Everything you wanted to know about Fincon!

The Frugal Girl

My friend Cassie (and her daughter) of The Thrifty Couple. Cassie from The Thrifty Couple (plus her daughter). Last week, I went to Fincon19, my very first blogging conference.

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Free Kindle Books 3/24 – 10 Awesome Books for Free

Coupons Do Work

Thrifty Decorating. Here is your list of 10 FREE Kindle books for 3/24. Every Shattered Thing. Red Cat, Red Cat, Red Cat, Blue. Hamburger Gourmet Bible. Dark Bayou. I’m Still Here. Up, Up, Up a Purple Hill. Provence Food and Wine. The Adderall Empire. The Lanvin Murders.

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8 ways to save money at FinCon

The Frugal Girl

My friend Cassie (from The Thrifty Couple ) and I bought things like cut fruit and cheese from the nearby Rite Aid. I’m a first-timer but I found a lot of ways to save money at Fincon. Frugal people are gonna be frugal, no matter where they are!

Frugal Christmas: No Frills Gift Tagging + How Do You Label Presents

Birmingham Bargain Mom

You may call me a scrooge, but I call it thrifty. Let me know what you think. Bargains Deals Christmas Frugal Living 32688

Frugal Living Year in Review, What We Learned in 2011

Birmingham Bargain Mom

Here's a round-up of the thrifty and frugal living lessons we learned in 2011. Bargains Deals Frugal Living Green Living Holidays 64944

Christmas Reward – iPad 3 Giveaway

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Club Thrifty. Three Thrifty Guys. How better to finish off Christmas than by winning an iPad 3. I mean, who doesn’t want this handy little device?!

Walmart: Life Savers or Starburst Storybooks $1.75 each

Couponing 101

Thanks, A Thrifty Mom ! . There is a new $1.50/2 Life Savers or Starburst Storybook Products Printable Coupon ! Use it at Walmart to get some inexpensive stocking stuffers! (2) 2) Life Savers or Starburst Storybooks $2.50

The Victoria’s Secret Semi-Annual Sale is Back!

Couponing 101

As a thrifty shopper, I never buy Victoria’s Secret when it’s full price, but I do love the quality of their items. Ladies, the moment we’ve all been waiting for… the Victoria’s Secret Semi-Annual Sale is officially back!

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Financially Savvy Saturday

Family Balance Sheet

This week’s feature is “ 6 ways to look expensive on a budget ” from The Thrifty Issue. I’m always looking for ways to stretch my limited wardrobe and The Thrifty Issue offers some helpful advice.

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Free Kindle Game Downloads

For the Mommas

Thanks, Frugally Thrifty. I am loving all the freebies for Kindle ! You can download 4 free Kindle Games including Every Word, Shuffled Row and more. . Saving Everyday : Provides you with the resources to live well on less. Click to Visit Saving Everyday. Share This!

Saturday Night Sweeps 7/4/15: Enter For a Chance To Win

For the Mommas

Thrifty Rental Cars – Thrifty Weekend Sweepstakes. Prizes: Two winners will receive a Thrifty Weekender trip which includes a weekend adventure tailored to your quiz results! Saturday Night Sweeps 7/4/15: Enter For a Chance To Win.

Interview with a Self-Made Millionaire

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

The topic was ‘ What did today’s millionaires do to be thrifty before they earned their millions?” Me: What do you think of the mass move towards thriftiness in today’s twenty and thirty-something crowd? Me: What else do you recall doing to be thrifty?

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10 Of My Favorite Frugal Blogs

Teresa's Deals

Lydia from Thrifty Frugal Mom is about delicious easy recipes, homemaking tips and money saving ideas! I am always searching the internet for other frugal blogs and I have so many that I love to read besides this one of course, but I wanted to list my 10 most favorite for you to check out.

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Starbucks: $2.00 Breakfast Sandwich or Wrap with Purchase

For the Mommas

Thanks, Thrifty Today. Stop into a participating Starbucks now through 2/4/12 for a $2.00 Starbucks Breakfast Sandwich or Wrap when you purchase your morning coffee or other beverage. Choose from eight tasty options including the new Chicken Sausage & Veggie Wrap.

WHY We Want to Be Debt Free

Family Balance Sheet

This post is linked to: Thrifty Couple , Thrifty Thursday. A few weeks ago, my husband and I had an intense discussion about finances. By the time it was over, we were both exhausted and probably a little bit frustrated each other.

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