Tag Archive: save money

Apr 02

STOP doing these 5 things to save money & your health

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I’ve always thought of health and wealth as sort of going hand-in-hand. It takes discipline and self-control to eat right and exercise. Just like It takes discipline to make a budget and save for retirement. Here are 5 ways you can save money (and maybe improve your health in the process). 1. Stop smoking. Camel …

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Mar 24

Stretch Your Entertainment Budget with Daily Deal Sites

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Do you use the daily deal sites to snag good entertainment deals? I do! I love to use the deal sites to stretch our entertainment budget. From dining out and massages, to tasting tours and theater tickets, there are a bunch great deals if you’re dying to get out of the house, but want to …

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Feb 26

Classic Clothes Save Me Money

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Saturday night I was walking to a cat sitting gig when I passed several groups of girls. OK, they weren’t “girls” they were young women. Probably college age or in their mid-twenties. Since we finally got a little “warm” weather here on Saturday, everybody has been pulling out their summer duds. 50-degrees isn’t exactly “warm” …

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Dec 20

Family First, Then Money, Then Things

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Suze Orman fans will recognize, this post’s title as a variation on Suze’s famous advice, “People first, then money, then things.” I have to admit that until about a week ago, I was considering putting money before family (something I’m not very proud of). The bf usually has to work during Christmas week, so he …

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Nov 27

Avoid Student Loans by Living Like a College Kid

¬†Have you ever heard that saying, “Live like a doctor when you’re a med student and you’ll live like a med student when you’re a doctor?” Probably sounds pretty self-explanatory to most people who read my blog, but I know that many of my college classmates were not following that basic advice when we were …

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