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    Christmas on a Budget Without Going Broke

    When you’re a single mom of four, Christmas on a budget is a must! Preparing for Christmas can be stressful for all involve. Personally, I don’t have a lot of money to blow on Christmas.. So shopping for four kids and the close family can be tricky. Let me share a few simple things you can buy to make the most of it. 4 Gift Rule You most likely heard of this rule, this is the easiest rule when it comes to Christmas shopping I think. I don’t believe in buying a lot of things for the kids they will never use or play with for more than 5 minutes.…

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    How to SAVE MONEY with Apps!

    The other day I told you how you can save money & earn cash back with Ebates, LivingSocial & Gropons.. Today I’m going to share with you how I save money with the following 5 apps! Some of these work on your computer as well, in case you don’t have a smartphone, they’re super easy! Being a single mom of four kids, I’m all about saving money where I can. I love a good deal and I love sharing those deals with you! I use all of these on my phone & on the laptop, the ones that let me that is! Here’s how to save money with apps!

  • Birthday Freebies — 95+ All You Can Get Free for Your Birthday!
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    Birthday Freebies — 95+ All You Can Get Free for Your Birthday!

    Who doesn’t love birthday freebies? I know I do. I’m not super crazy about it, like my parents are. They would use their birthday freebies throughout the whole month of their birthday. I know of people who go out and collect freebies all these places and that would be the dinner for that night and everyone picked out one freebie. So here are 95+ options for birthday freebies. Enjoy! Here’s Where to Get 100 Birthday Freebies: 1. A&W All American Food: Get a free root beer float on your birthday by joining the Mug Club. 2. Ace Hardware: Receive a free $5 off coupon when you join Ace Rewards. 3. AMF Bowling: Get some free bowling by signing…

  • New Year, New Me with the Money Saving Challenge
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    New Year, New Me with the Money Saving Challenge

    It’s about that time for “New Year, New Me” Resolutions. Well let’s kick off 2018 with this Money Saving Challenge. This is the easiest money saving guide I’ve seen and it’s so easy to do, just need to stay committed. Earnest helps you build a brighter future by lowering interest rates and helping you manage your money more effectively so that you’re not paying more than you need to. Student loans can be a large portion of debt for many people these days, and many are unaware that there are options out there to help, which is really how we connect to the topic! After reading the money saving challenge above, made me…

  • 7 Reasons You Need Amazon Prime In Your Life
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    7 Reasons You Need Amazon Prime In Your Life

    Have you heard of Amazon Prime? If not, you are seriously missing out on some amazing things. Mail day is like Christmas morning when you have boxes under the tree. Where I used to live in Virginia, the mail man knew the kids and me by name. I don’t know if that’s a good or bad thing. I really got my money’s worth from Prime. People that have Prime, use it for the few basic things. Like the Free 2-day shipping, depending on how often you are buying things – this really comes in handy. Or the unlimited resources for the kindle library or how great of a great multimedia source…

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    Veteran’s Day Freebies & Offers on November 11th

    Veteran’s Day is Friday, Nov. 11, and many national chains are saying “thank you” to veterans and active military members by offering freebies and deals on food and drinks. If you’re a veteran or an active member of the military, you might eat for free all day on Friday! Just remember, many of the offers require proof of I.D. or a uniform. Here’s a list of national chains and restaurants offering freebies and deals: Bob Evans: Free meal from a special menu available all day. Military ID required. IHOP: Free red, white and blue pancakes from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Little Caesars: Free Hot-N-Ready lunch combo from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Applebee’s: Free meal from a special menu…