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  • To Coupon, or Not to Coupon. My Wallet Wants to Know.

    To coupon, or not to coupon. They try to suck me in with all their buzz words. Double and triple coupons, points towards free gas, 2/$5 and 10/$10. It’s hard not to get lured in by the...

    • Posted January 26, 2015
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  • How To Save Money Cooking Dinner

    photo © 2005 K.I.T. | more info (via: Wylio)I’ve compiled a short list of money saving techniques I’ve been practicing lately. Some of these things may seem obvious to some while epiphany moments to others. For me,...

    • Posted April 28, 2011
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  • Tips for Eating Cheaply But Well

    Food can take a big chunk out of your budget, especially if you’re not smart when it comes to planning and purchasing it. This publication will help you make the whole process less stressful — and less...

    • Posted May 29, 2010
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  • We’ve Already Deferred Two Loan Payments But That’s Not Enough. What Can We Do? – Kathe

    “Dear Steve, We are in our 50s. We’d been doing well and racked up some serious debt. Ashamed to say how much but … over 70,000. This includes credit cards and loans. Not including our home. Last...

    • Posted April 30, 2010
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  • People That Track Spending on Groceries Actually Overspend By Nearly 20 Percent

    Almost one in three U.S. households shop on a budget — and one in six can only afford basic necessities. So it’s no wonder that 78 percent of budget shoppers — twice as many as those who...

    • Posted April 1, 2010
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  • Pam and Her Daughter Are Sleeping On The Floor

    “Dear Steve, I am a single mom, my daughter is 17 and trying to get a job, but even for her it’s hard. I have a couple of credits cards that I just can’t pay. My priorities...

    • Posted February 23, 2010
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  • Single Mom Does Not Have Enough Left For Groceries. – Laura

    “Dear Steve, I am a single parent who put my children through college, and now am $140,000 in debt with credit cards and student loans. I don’t have enough money left for groceries after paying bills. My...

    • Posted December 12, 2009
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  • Ryan Writes In Looking For His Lifestyle Back

    Ryan wrote me through the site asking about how to resolve his debt situation. If you have a question you’d like to ask, just send it to me using the form at the bottom of this...

    • Posted September 15, 2008
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