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  1. How to Pay Down Credit Card Debt- Help Please!!
  2. Sizzling Savings! The August No/Low Spending Challenge
  3. FREE online magazines through my library!
  4. My Addiction: Eating Out
  5. Which should we pay off first?
  6. Six Month til xmas 2014
  7. Alternatives to fridge?
  8. What percent of income do you spend on housing?
  9. extreme frugality to get back on track
  10. July Challenge is here!
  11. How to best position ourselves for a mortgage...
  12. Can you recommend a book on money management?
  13. Need a new (used) car, terrible credit - what to do?
  14. starting over again
  15. Seasonal, unpredictable income, hard to budget: what to do?
  16. Curious about non-fixed expenses...
  17. Any handwashing laundry tips?
  18. June No-Spend/Low-Spend Challenge
  19. Frugality & Finances
  20. Birthday parties....
  21. Severe learning disability and student loan debt
  22. looking for advice, encouragement, support and ideas
  23. Homemade laundry detergent
  24. Learning to DIY via YouTube
  25. Thinking about dropping cable... alternative?
  26. Gluten Free at Aldi!!!
  27. I can't believe I couldn't find this thread - MAY No-Spend Challenge!
  28. How Large of a Down Payment Did You Pay for Your Home?
  29. If you're frugal and DP is not....
  30. Does tuition reimbursement count as income?
  31. Splitting Expenses and Income- SAHM married 20 years
  32. Easter when your broke aka I need some easter candy recipes! (gluten, dairy, soy, peanut free)
  33. Did anyone notice price increase on food??
  34. Holy Guacamole!! The "Where'd March Go?" APRIL No-spend Challenge!!
  35. We need more money but no clue how
  36. Coupon & Clearance Shopping Mamas!
  37. Just a vent
  38. WW DR Do? use IRA to pay off student loans, yes or no?
  39. What do I do with this minivan
  40. You Need a Budget
  41. Need tips for saving money
  42. Frugally Bragging!
  43. Turbotax Bonus
  44. Being judged due to money
  45. Special diets on a budget.
  46. ~~Savings at the End of the Rainbow!!~~ March No Spend/ Spend Less Challenge!! All Welcome!!
  47. Is there a group / forum out there like this? DR related
  48. Is it legal for my landlord to....
  49. Bank Accounts / System
  50. Striking a financial balance
  51. ~~ Be Mine, Sweet Savings ~~ February No-Spend Challenge! All Welcome!
  52. How will closing down cc's effect my credit score?
  53. Life Insurance
  54. Good household accounting software
  55. feeling the pressure to get out of debt vs savings
  56. New laundry bar soap
  57. Question for mamas who coupon.....
  58. Tell me your tips for budget success
  59. investing an IRA ??
  60. Totally Random lease-to-Own option from our Landlords, Should we consider?
  61. Savings or pay off debt?
  62. How much money do you save every month?
  63. Shop-stop challenge?
  64. Getting out of debt in January 2014
  65. Anybody else here just getting by?
  66. 2014 Low Income Support Thread
  67. Spending Freeze!: January Spend-Less Challenge
  68. Tracking 2014 Savings
  69. No Spend January.
  70. Preparing to be involuntarily separated from the military
  71. I want to ask Canada Revenue Agency to lower my debt amount
  72. Is it wrong to get a tattoo while on welfare?
  73. Feeling guilty about financial situation...should I or not?
  74. Applying window plastic when there is ice INSIDE the windows?
  75. Getting out of debt in December, 2013
  76. What have you scored during Cyber Monday?
  77. Stocking stuffers
  78. December Spend-Less Challenge: Let's Fill Our Stockings with Pinched Pennies!
  79. got a food item sitting around? Want tips on how to use it? MINE IS CHICK PEAS
  80. homeschooling on public assistance
  81. Financial Issues with Transgender Spouse *Crosspost*
  82. Any Guesses?
  83. DH getting pay cut, Offset by cutting costs or going to work?
  84. goals for 2014
  85. Sorry!
  86. Frugality Exhausted
  87. Balancing frugality and reality, w/o guilt - long post alert
  88. Thrift Score Holidays - 2013
  89. Low-Income, Debt, etc... Advice appreciated! Plus: Can I Sue for This?
  90. Getting Out of Debt in November 2013
  91. Capital One Fraud --- Freaking Out
  92. Small home/condo
  93. November Spend-less Challenge- Enjoying a cornucopia of savings!!
  94. What's the going rate for childcare?? (I'm in the northeast)
  95. Not-so-frugal spouse? (slight rant)
  96. Hooked on going out, trying to reduce it...Help?
  97. What is the best way to save/plan for a trip to Washington DC?
  98. Heating question (propane?)
  99. Choosing to give up Health Insurance?? Can you share if you have??
  100. Getting Out of Debt in October 2013
  101. Washing clothes by hand
  102. suggestions for long-term savings for DD
  103. To mini-van or not to mini-van
  104. ~~ October Spend-less Challenge: Witch way to wicked savings ~~
  105. Winter House help - low cost / no cost?
  106. Winter Heat Help
  107. Is bankruptcy the best option?
  108. Pantry Challenge
  109. Prepping for a reduction in income
  110. Crunchy/Frugal Date Ideas
  111. Nielsen tv home surveys????
  112. Frugal ways to stay warm in an old house?
  113. Ever mix finances and friendship? Did you live to regret it?
  114. Brainstorming Help Needed
  115. Estate planning, what happens to the money if the kids are still minors?
  116. What to do with my house
  117. Getting Out Of Debt In September 2013
  118. Buy Nothing (New)
  119. Food preservation and storage
  120. September Spend-less challenge: Storing the bounty we harvest
  121. How much do you spend on meat?
  122. Cheap Thrills, Friday edition
  123. Do you have a nest egg? How much?
  124. ???Breaking a lease with a fee to save money long term???
  125. Kids winter coat tips
  126. Saving for College: 529 or Coverdell?
  127. should we sell or rent?
  128. taxes now that I'm single
  129. Using up those last little bits
  130. School supplies?
  131. Using what you have
  132. GETTING OUT OF DEBT IN AUGUST 2013
  133. Printable Grocery Store Coupons
  134. Need advice - change in circumstances
  135. August Spend-Less Challenge: Heating up our Savings!
  136. straight talk and buying used phone?
  137. What's best - rent or own a home?
  138. Hubby out of work, I'm a WAHM
  139. Disability Insurance for the Stay at Home Mom & Adult Caregiver
  140. Frugal Food Suggestions, please?
  141. Wedding Gift With No Money?
  142. Looking for people interested in participating in a short study on Savings
  143. Where do we go from here ?
  144. We're getting all these mortgage refinance offers - scams?
  145. How far into debt would you allow your DP to go?
  146. Summer Pantry Challenge
  147. Getting Out of Debt- July 2013
  148. Please help me think of ways to afford this.
  149. Visiting back home for the winter holiday?
  150. Setting up a college fund for children
  151. Would you do a vacation that you couldn't "technically" afford?
  152. Thrift stores anyone?
  153. ~ July Spend-Less Challenge ~ Frugalistas Unite!
  154. U-pick Farms Do you have any in your area? Are they worth it?
  155. Talk to me about Your Experiences Couponing, Stockpiling and/or Price Matching!
  156. is 1/3 of income too much to spend on monthly rent for single mother of 2 teens?
  157. How do you beat the heat?
  158. Canadians, DR BS4 question (CDN investing)
  159. Six months til christmas... OMG
  160. Cash for Homes
  161. Does it bother you when people with higher incomes complain to be broke?
  162. Getting Out of Debt - June 2013
  163. June No Spend Challenge!!!
  164. Best used car ideas?
  165. Getting a used car checked out - how do you do it?
  166. Does this make sense? Re: Phone service change
  167. App for comparison shopping
  168. Online banking? Credit union? Alternatives to Huge-O Bank
  169. Summer shoestring travel with toddler
  170. How am I unqualified??
  171. Car dilemma -- which is the better deal? I need help ASAP with the math and logic. WWYD?
  172. Buying a new house...thoughts on a duplex?
  173. Does anyone here do a monthly bulk shop? Advice and tips needed.
  174. I Had a Tantrum!
  175. Anyone else divorcing and being forced to file for bankruptcy?
  176. Going rogue with my emergency fund
  177. Getting Out of Debt - May 2013
  178. May No Spend Challenge~~ May the SAVING flowers bloom for you!!!
  179. Summer vacation simplified - what can I plan for my kids that is inexpensive and fun?
  180. Anyone else stressing out about how they are going to afford health insurance?
  181. Household savings -- Where are you at?
  182. Kids Bowl Free summer 2013
  183. WWYD - Housing advice needed
  184. dollar summer movies
  185. What about when you can't pay bills?
  186. Preparing for a Layoff
  187. What are your weirdest money-saving tips?
  188. Getting out of Debt - April 2013
  189. April No-Spend Challenge ~~ April Showers bring May Flowers, May Flowers bring ~ SAVINGS ~
  190. Selling a house...when you're broke!
  191. Home ownership budget question
  192. Need advice about buying a car
  193. Are there programs to help with or reimburse copays & deductibles?
  194. Does anyone use Betterment (or has decided against it)?
  195. Once all non mortgage debt is paid off...
  196. wwyd, get a 0% cc or get unsubsidized student loans?
  197. Eating paleo, gluten and grain free
  198. how to best pay off hospital bill?
  199. How much of your financial situation/choices should impact others?
  200. Getting out of Debt in March 2013
  201. To buy or not to buy?
  202. Help me crunch some numbers, please!
  203. ~ March No-Spend Challenge ~ Budgeting our way to a pot of gold!
  204. Unusual ways to save money on your energy/water bills
  205. High income/high debt thread
  206. Help me think this through
  207. Suggestions for teenager's finances?
  208. Shopping smarter for groceries...ISO tips :)
  209. How do you evaluate whether a cross-country move for a job makes sense??
  210. SNAP benefits a question
  211. Anyone use a dental discount plan that actually works? DH needs dental work before our insurance will kick in.
  212. budgeting
  213. how do you save money without making your family feel like you're trying to save money?
  214. Building credit?
  215. DR with a twist?
  216. Finances/Elder Care and Infant/Childcare
  217. newbie with a "what would you do" money question...
  218. Anyone use Credo Mobile?
  219. Would You Do This to Buy a Cash Car?
  220. FHA loans
  221. Large Refund: Educate me
  222. Get the jogging stroller out!
  223. Like and share
  224. Use your local Library
  225. Odd way of paying bills
  226. Thinking about cars, no loan- wwyd?
  227. Frustration/Renting a home
  228. Getting out of Debt in February 2013
  229. Ideas for a frugal art birthday party
  230. Canning meat sauce / chili tips
  231. Reuse gift bags
  232. Home Purchase....How long did you offer before purchase
  233. Refinancing, would you under these conditions?
  234. ~ February No-Spend Challenge ~ Come save with us, Valentines!
  235. Getting Started - Tips Wanted!
  236. $90/week menu for 6?
  237. $1000
  238. Is there such a thing as being too tight? **UPDATED**
  239. Did you know it's National Creative Frugality Week ?
  240. Ideas for make ahead, highly nutritious, cheap breakfasts...
  241. What is your budget for food/household supplies/clothing/gifts?
  242. What do I do with the money now that a debt is paid off?
  243. budgeting software
  244. Anyone done a BK on their own, no attorney?
  245. How much credit card debt do you have?
  246. shared and liked
  247. Best Frugal Tips Contest Sponsored by Bummis
  248. Advice re: keeping car versus trading it in?
  249. Buy an Old Beater Car or a Newer Car?
  250. Can I watch kids while I try and obtain my childcare license?