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Date Night Is What You Make It [#FrugalFitFashionista]

Close your eyes for just a moment and imagine someone who is frugal. What do they look like? What kind of car do they drive? What kind of house do they live in? What kind of clothing are they wearing? What does their hair look like? What kind of shoes are they wearing? I bet […]

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What Living On A Budget Has Taught Me About Gratitude

Three years ago my husband and I said “I do” in our 1960s Hikes Point brick ranch. I’d been married before; ten years prior my ex-husband and I did the big church wedding and upscale reception, and I learned through my experience that a lavish affair, which would ultimately sink us further into debt, didn’t […]

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Live Below Your Means To Get Out Of Debt, Save, And Give

Living below your means so that you can free up cash to get out of debt, save, and give generously is something you can do IF you have a written plan and follow it. You have probably heard your mom or dad say this old and extremely irritating cliché phrase a thousand times: “if you […]

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Treat Yo’ Self While Living On A Budget (Or Lose Your Sh!t)

Scott and I have been on our debt-free journey for three years now and let me just tell you, it downright sucks at times to not be able to treat ourselves. Lately, the last three years have felt like three decades. We are on the cusp of summer and, this year, my family isn’t going […]

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#502LeaderSeries No. 30: Round 2 With Amanda Melcher-Magee | Real Life Tips For Erasing Massive Debt

Last week we introduced you to Amanda Melcher-Magee who runs @FrugalFitFashionista on Instagram. We have been following her for a while and loved the tips that she gives for getting out of debt and living a life of freedom. This week she joins us again for round 2 where she talks in detail about the […]