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  1. General Chat
    So it's my baby's 5th birthday. We aren't having a party for her but we will be going to my parents house and I told her she could help me pick out her cake. OF course she insisted it had to be the cake that's made with a real barbie. I remember my older daughter having one like this but I...
  2. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Gave my hubby TMMO to read. And asked him to do the budget for at least six months, thinking new eyes on it, could help us find some more money. 1. He cut down our cable channels. $13 per month 2. Changed to basic land-line with no features. $30 3. He found that AT&T had been double...
  3. Frugal Living
    Hi all... Quick do you get your actual extra care bucks? I thought they used to print out on your receipt, but now I just get a tally of bucks I've earned. Is there a way to access them? I'd appreciate it! :) I tried the CVS coupon machine at the door, but it just gives...
  4. Blog
    Could it REALLY be? I just wanted to share a money saving habit I have picked up with FV. My girlfriends and I discovered that at CVS you can pretty much get things for FREE. Here's how it works: In the beginning, you must spend money on an item, maybe between $5-$20, whatever YOU choose...
  5. Frugal Living
    I just reviewed our cell phone plan, we have only a cell, no landline. We haven't been using anywhere near the 900 anytime minutes we were paying for, so I reduced the plan to 450 minutes. We'll have to be a bit more careful since we've been using about 550 a month or so. But it's so easy to...
  6. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Well I have sold on ebay, sold gourds at fall time, and now just sold 3 rabbits that were born in March. Had an add on the net for $45 a piece or all 3 for $100 yup they took all 3!!!! All this money goes into the kids savings account for college too, and they were the kids rabbits anyways...
  7. News you can use
    Bad credit can cost you big bucks Beyond mortgage and credit card interest rates, there are many other insidious ways low scores can zap you.
  8. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    If you do drink soft drinks then save those cans and sell them. We just sold $58.50 worth yesterday. I have a trash can set on the back porch with a bag in it. We just drop the cans in it and when its full bag them up and put them underneath the back deck. Very little work and a few extra bucks...
  9. Freebies
    I have been reading a lot about cvs savings. We don't have one close but wonder if it would be worth it for the trip. Any help would be appreciated.
  10. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    Let me know what you think about this, and what your reaction/thoughts would be if you were approached... Driving around my neighborhood, I've noticed LOTS of houses that don't seem to mow their lawns, or better yet, clean out their gutters. Lots of them I can see overflowing with crap from...
  11. Just Tips
    I am reading a book Cut your Bills in Half I got it at the second hand store. Grocery stores mark up nonfood items to compensate for low food prices. They suggest buying these at the discount store. Here is the list: Brushes, Paper napkins, Shampoo, dish detergent, tissue, garbage bags...
  12. Midwest Pals
    To all my friends who are Ohio State Buckeye fans: Are you planning any parties for the big game Monday Night?? Will you be watching? We are a huge Buckeye family and everyone around this area is preparing for the big National Championship game. Go BUCKS!!!!!
  13. Supplemental Income, Small Business
    I just picked up a small job driving someone to work. He is going to give me 50 a week. IF I could find one more person I shoffer I would clear more then I woudl getting a real job!
  14. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Interesting article on credit card debt and how much is actually going to principle.
  15. Christmas
    Just what they need!
  16. Home and Family
    Does clipping really save big bucks? That's the general question coming from thrifty shoppers with scissors in hand, aching backs, arched over piles of coupons to clip. Is it worth all the time spent clipping and sorting? The answer from lots of expert shoppers is "yes". And the reason is...
  17. Home and Family
    Everywhere you look, the names stand out … Gucci, Prada, Louis Vuitton, J. Jill, Dana Buchman, Saks, Lord & Taylor and all those other designers and high-end stores. How many times have you ever walked into their stores, let alone buy something? Well, if you are like the average American...
  18. Freebies
  19. Home and Family
    Need a little jump-start on that money-saving resolution? Here are a few simple ideas that sound small, but will really help you save big bucks with a minimum of effort. 1. Bring your lunch instead of eating out. If you spend $5.00 every day on your lunch and you brown bag it only 3 days a...
  20. Debates, Politics and Personal Opinions
    This year in Manitoba, the casinos have made a profit of $113,000,000.00 and we have just a little over 1 million people in our province. Wow, someone's pocket book is sure getting empty. Do you visit casino's?
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