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How to Host a BBQ on a Budget

When you’re trying to come up with backyard BBQ ideas on a budget, the number of ideas you may find online might seem overwhelming. Instead of spending hours searching, use our quick tips to start planning now.…

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Budget-Friendly Father's Day Gifts

Although many dads are into tech gadgets and power tools, there are still many free and inexpensive Father's Day gifts that will make dads feel extra appreciated.…

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Eating Healthy on a Budget

Eating a nutritious and balanced diet can sound expensive when you are cash-strapped. However, shopping strategically can help you stick to your budget and eat well.…

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Financial Checklist for Having a Baby

Parenthood is an absolute joy, but it can be stressful if you’re not prepared. Reduce your financial worry by working through our “Pre-Baby Financial Checklist.”…

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Host a High School Graduation Party on a Budget

Graduating high school is a significant milestone deserving of a memorable celebration to recognize the achievements and accomplishments of your graduate. Consider ways to honor your graduate and host an epic event without breaking the bank.…

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Affordable Mother’s Day Gifts

Homemade and heartfelt Mother’s Day gifts often mean the most to moms. Instead of splurging with dollars, splurge with your creativity, effort and time.…

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How to Budget as a Couple

Money is oftentimes a common reason why couples have disagreements, but honest communication and an agreed-upon budget can help couples thrive.…

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Spring Bucket List for Families

As the weather starts to warm up and the daffodils bloom, it's time to shake off that winter frost and head outdoors.…

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Start a Vegetable Garden on a Budget

From green peppers and potatoes to everything in between, a garden can not only save you money, but it is also relatively inexpensive to start.…

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9 Habits of Financially Savvy Women

We all have that one financially independent friend. She has plans for her money, manages a fierce budget and grows her wealth. She has great financial habits and inspires you to improve yours.…

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