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  1. Sweeps and Online Contests
    Air Wick is hosting a sweepstakes on their Facebook page where you can win a $25,000 nature inspired makeover. Details located here:spam! It is better fried than typed
  2. Freebies
  3. Dave Ramsey
    Several of my co-workers have been doing Dave Ramsey's program. One for three months (and has two debts paid off already) and one for several years (with 5 years left to pay off their mortgage). I have been doing research to find out more about Dave Ramsey and have got my husband interested too...
  4. Home Decorating
    I thought I would share with you how I brought new life to an old door and spent little to do it. Some of my friends who saw my original blog post wanted to know more about how I painted the door. I rewrote my post and thought some of you frugal friends might want to see it and/or give it a...
  5. Home Environment
    After the recent discussion about stainless steel appliances, I suddenly wished my dishwasher was stainless. It's from the early 80's, metal at the top and edges with one of those coloured panels on the bottom and door (they used to come with a selection of panels and you just put the one on...
  6. Dave Ramsey
    I am going to join the crowd and read his books. I have read a few pages so far with the little spare time I had between work and picking up the kids from the bus. I have a few chores to do then back to reading! I like it so far. Usually my eyes glaze over and I fall asleep reading serious...
  7. Freebies
    Marie Claire offers a FREE online tool that can help you transform into any of the latest styles or trends. Log in or register to get started. You can then upload your own pi or use one of their models, so the various styles can be uploaded onto your image...
  8. General Chat This is the most wonderful family I've seen so far!!! They have 3 biological children; went on a mission trip to Haiti, changed their lives completly and they adopted a sibling group of 5 boys from haiti. -...
  9. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    by Robert Pagliarini. Anyone read this book? What did you think? I'm looking at it right now (from the library). Wondering if it's worth my time. We're five years from retirement. I don't see it as having a lot of applicability at this point in our lives...but maybe I'm wrong??? Any BTDT...
  10. Sweeps and Online Contests
    Here is a sweeps for a room makeover value: 10K. Entry is daily and ends 12/31/08
  11. Goals and Dreams
    So, based on peanut's encouragement in her own thread, I'm going to start my own Money Makeover thread to chronicle DH and I's progress through financial transformation and, hopefully, evolution. The background: when we first moved in together, we had low-cost lifestyles. One of us would work...
  12. Frugal Living
    This seemed like a topic you all would understand. :) I normally lurk on this board and get inspiration. Now I finally have something to share. My mom had sent me a big stack of promotional t-shirts. She has about 200 of them left over from an event this past summer. Unfortunately, all of...
  13. Community sites
    Greetings FV community. I'm adding another blog to the list. This essentially started out as just a personal log of what we were experiencing in our adventures towards financial peace, but I've since discovered how beneficial it is for others to read about what you're doing. There's a certain...
  14. Dave Ramsey
    Curiosity on my part - see the poll. :)
  15. News you can use
    Money Makeover profile: ID theft victim Mike A victim of a security breach, Mike sets out to determine if he is a bona fide victim of identity theft.
  16. Home Decorating
    using leftovers from old projects:) in progress now pics when I'm done it's really just a 1/4 bath down in the basement but I'm priming, painting, and putting down those stick-em tiles to make it feel more finished:)
  17. News you can use
    Money Makeover problem: living paycheck to paycheck Faced with nearly $100,000 in debt, not including the mortgage, the Kellys want to know to get out from under it.
  18. News you can use
    Money Makeover plan: Getting out of a trap The Kellys should focus on credit card debt first, then on their other obligations.
  19. News you can use
    Money Makeover follow-up: Lauren Heller Single mom Lauren Heller didn't follow all the advice given by our financial adviser, but she benefited all the same, she says.
  20. News you can use
    Money Makeover follow-up: Wendy Reck Wendy Reck is steadily making progress, chipping away at debt. She's also saving 9 percent of her income toward retirement.
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