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  1. separate vs joint accounts
  2. mend and make do
  3. Feeling/Communicating Rich/Poor with Children
  4. inexpensive men's suits?
  5. diaper salve making -need advice
  6. frugal vacation
  7. Grocery budget per person per day
  8. Bank Of America: Better Money Habits
  9. April Low/No spend?
  10. stuff to take from parents house before an estate sale
  11. New here, very eager to find ways to save.....
  12. Identity theft companies
  13. Apartment Living ~> Stay or move to somewhere affordable?
  14. negotiating medical bills or getting assistance with payments
  15. Preparing for the unexpected (death, divorce, a sudden change in life)
  16. February No/Low Spend Challenge!
  17. Would you sell your house to get out of debt?
  18. What do you do if you think an accountant screwed up your taxes?
  19. Consolidating Debt? Professional Help? Suggestions?
  20. Value City Furniture
  21. Is hiring a Dave Ramsey financial counselor a good idea?
  22. accepting wic when we can afford not to
  23. selling to thred up vs children's orchard
  24. Who does NOT have a credit card or a credit score? How has it impacted you?
  25. Anyone not plan on putting kids through college?
  26. Anyone go to financial peace university seminar?
  27. Need tips for building up bank account-- or I'll be overdrawn soon!
  28. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Winter 2015
  29. January No Spend/Low Spend Challenge
  30. 2015 Low Income Support Thread
  31. What is the best way to raise your credit score?
  32. What's a good frugality book/system for someone self-employed?
  33. January Pantry Challenge?
  34. Re-Stuffing and Cleaning Couch Cushions
  35. Affording shoes for a big kid in mens sizes
  36. buying an apartment
  37. preschool or no? $$
  38. Finding an Affordable Non-Toxic Mattress
  39. how do you afford health insurance?
  40. How do you winterize an older house?
  41. Helping your (adult) children out
  42. Where to start?!
  43. Being charitable when you are in debt
  44. dividing up savings
  45. Where to buy cheapest quinoa and chia seeds?
  46. $10 credit for gently used women's clothing @ Twice
  47. cell phone bill savings
  48. How much is enough in a 529 plan?
  49. I have an overdrawn bank account problem?
  50. Mindful spending: September No/low-spend Challenge
  51. Paying off debts
  52. 2 Week no Spend.
  53. Food budget revamp how much does your family of 6 spend on food per month?
  54. Eat expired bulk legumes/rice?
  55. Is $800/mo on groceries too much...?
  56. Beans and rice
  57. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Summer 2014
  58. WIC only meal plan?
  59. Frugal Christmas gift ideas
  60. How to Pay Down Credit Card Debt- Help Please!!
  61. Sizzling Savings! The August No/Low Spending Challenge
  62. FREE online magazines through my library!
  63. My Addiction: Eating Out
  64. Which should we pay off first?
  65. Six Month til xmas 2014
  66. Alternatives to fridge?
  67. What percent of income do you spend on housing?
  68. extreme frugality to get back on track
  69. July Challenge is here!
  70. How to best position ourselves for a mortgage...
  71. Can you recommend a book on money management?
  72. Need a new (used) car, terrible credit - what to do?
  73. starting over again
  74. Seasonal, unpredictable income, hard to budget: what to do?
  75. Curious about non-fixed expenses...
  76. Any handwashing laundry tips?
  77. June No-Spend/Low-Spend Challenge
  78. Frugality & Finances
  79. Birthday parties....
  80. Severe learning disability and student loan debt
  81. looking for advice, encouragement, support and ideas
  82. Homemade laundry detergent
  83. Learning to DIY via YouTube
  84. Thinking about dropping cable... alternative?
  85. Gluten Free at Aldi!!!
  86. I can't believe I couldn't find this thread - MAY No-Spend Challenge!
  87. How Large of a Down Payment Did You Pay for Your Home?
  88. If you're frugal and DP is not....
  89. Does tuition reimbursement count as income?
  90. Splitting Expenses and Income- SAHM married 20 years
  91. Easter when your broke aka I need some easter candy recipes! (gluten, dairy, soy, peanut free)
  92. Did anyone notice price increase on food??
  93. Holy Guacamole!! The "Where'd March Go?" APRIL No-spend Challenge!!
  94. We need more money but no clue how
  95. Coupon & Clearance Shopping Mamas!
  96. Just a vent
  97. WW DR Do? use IRA to pay off student loans, yes or no?
  98. What do I do with this minivan
  99. You Need a Budget
  100. Need tips for saving money
  101. Frugally Bragging!
  102. Turbotax Bonus
  103. Being judged due to money
  104. Special diets on a budget.
  105. ~~Savings at the End of the Rainbow!!~~ March No Spend/ Spend Less Challenge!! All Welcome!!
  106. Is there a group / forum out there like this? DR related
  107. Is it legal for my landlord to....
  108. Bank Accounts / System
  109. Striking a financial balance
  110. ~~ Be Mine, Sweet Savings ~~ February No-Spend Challenge! All Welcome!
  111. How will closing down cc's effect my credit score?
  112. Life Insurance
  113. Good household accounting software
  114. feeling the pressure to get out of debt vs savings
  115. New laundry bar soap
  116. Question for mamas who coupon.....
  117. Tell me your tips for budget success
  118. investing an IRA ??
  119. Totally Random lease-to-Own option from our Landlords, Should we consider?
  120. Savings or pay off debt?
  121. How much money do you save every month?
  122. Shop-stop challenge?
  123. Getting out of debt in January 2014
  124. Anybody else here just getting by?
  125. 2014 Low Income Support Thread
  126. Spending Freeze!: January Spend-Less Challenge
  127. Tracking 2014 Savings
  128. No Spend January.
  129. Preparing to be involuntarily separated from the military
  130. I want to ask Canada Revenue Agency to lower my debt amount
  131. Is it wrong to get a tattoo while on welfare?
  132. Feeling guilty about financial situation...should I or not?
  133. Applying window plastic when there is ice INSIDE the windows?
  134. Getting out of debt in December, 2013
  135. What have you scored during Cyber Monday?
  136. Stocking stuffers
  137. December Spend-Less Challenge: Let's Fill Our Stockings with Pinched Pennies!
  138. got a food item sitting around? Want tips on how to use it? MINE IS CHICK PEAS
  139. homeschooling on public assistance
  140. Financial Issues with Transgender Spouse *Crosspost*
  141. Any Guesses?
  142. DH getting pay cut, Offset by cutting costs or going to work?
  143. goals for 2014
  144. Sorry!
  145. Frugality Exhausted
  146. Balancing frugality and reality, w/o guilt - long post alert
  147. Thrift Score Holidays - 2013
  148. Low-Income, Debt, etc... Advice appreciated! Plus: Can I Sue for This?
  149. Getting Out of Debt in November 2013
  150. Capital One Fraud --- Freaking Out
  151. Small home/condo
  152. November Spend-less Challenge- Enjoying a cornucopia of savings!!
  153. What's the going rate for childcare?? (I'm in the northeast)
  154. Not-so-frugal spouse? (slight rant)
  155. Hooked on going out, trying to reduce it...Help?
  156. What is the best way to save/plan for a trip to Washington DC?
  157. Heating question (propane?)
  158. Choosing to give up Health Insurance?? Can you share if you have??
  159. Getting Out of Debt in October 2013
  160. Washing clothes by hand
  161. suggestions for long-term savings for DD
  162. To mini-van or not to mini-van
  163. ~~ October Spend-less Challenge: Witch way to wicked savings ~~
  164. Winter House help - low cost / no cost?
  165. Winter Heat Help
  166. Is bankruptcy the best option?
  167. Pantry Challenge
  168. Prepping for a reduction in income
  169. Crunchy/Frugal Date Ideas
  170. Nielsen tv home surveys????
  171. Frugal ways to stay warm in an old house?
  172. Ever mix finances and friendship? Did you live to regret it?
  173. Brainstorming Help Needed
  174. Estate planning, what happens to the money if the kids are still minors?
  175. What to do with my house
  176. Getting Out Of Debt In September 2013
  177. Buy Nothing (New)
  178. Food preservation and storage
  179. September Spend-less challenge: Storing the bounty we harvest
  180. How much do you spend on meat?
  181. Cheap Thrills, Friday edition
  182. Do you have a nest egg? How much?
  183. ???Breaking a lease with a fee to save money long term???
  184. Kids winter coat tips
  185. Saving for College: 529 or Coverdell?
  186. should we sell or rent?
  187. taxes now that I'm single
  188. Using up those last little bits
  189. School supplies?
  190. Using what you have
  191. GETTING OUT OF DEBT IN AUGUST 2013
  192. Printable Grocery Store Coupons
  193. Need advice - change in circumstances
  194. August Spend-Less Challenge: Heating up our Savings!
  195. straight talk and buying used phone?
  196. What's best - rent or own a home?
  197. Hubby out of work, I'm a WAHM
  198. Disability Insurance for the Stay at Home Mom & Adult Caregiver
  199. Frugal Food Suggestions, please?
  200. Wedding Gift With No Money?
  201. Looking for people interested in participating in a short study on Savings
  202. Where do we go from here ?
  203. We're getting all these mortgage refinance offers - scams?
  204. How far into debt would you allow your DP to go?
  205. Summer Pantry Challenge
  206. Getting Out of Debt- July 2013
  207. Please help me think of ways to afford this.
  208. Visiting back home for the winter holiday?
  209. Setting up a college fund for children
  210. Would you do a vacation that you couldn't "technically" afford?
  211. Thrift stores anyone?
  212. ~ July Spend-Less Challenge ~ Frugalistas Unite!
  213. U-pick Farms Do you have any in your area? Are they worth it?
  214. Talk to me about Your Experiences Couponing, Stockpiling and/or Price Matching!
  215. is 1/3 of income too much to spend on monthly rent for single mother of 2 teens?
  216. How do you beat the heat?
  217. Canadians, DR BS4 question (CDN investing)
  218. Six months til christmas... OMG
  219. Cash for Homes
  220. Does it bother you when people with higher incomes complain to be broke?
  221. Getting Out of Debt - June 2013
  222. June No Spend Challenge!!!
  223. Best used car ideas?
  224. Getting a used car checked out - how do you do it?
  225. Does this make sense? Re: Phone service change
  226. App for comparison shopping
  227. Online banking? Credit union? Alternatives to Huge-O Bank
  228. Summer shoestring travel with toddler
  229. How am I unqualified??
  230. Car dilemma -- which is the better deal? I need help ASAP with the math and logic. WWYD?
  231. Buying a new house...thoughts on a duplex?
  232. Does anyone here do a monthly bulk shop? Advice and tips needed.
  233. I Had a Tantrum!
  234. Anyone else divorcing and being forced to file for bankruptcy?
  235. Going rogue with my emergency fund
  236. Getting Out of Debt - May 2013
  237. May No Spend Challenge~~ May the SAVING flowers bloom for you!!!
  238. Summer vacation simplified - what can I plan for my kids that is inexpensive and fun?
  239. Anyone else stressing out about how they are going to afford health insurance?
  240. Household savings -- Where are you at?
  241. Kids Bowl Free summer 2013
  242. WWYD - Housing advice needed
  243. dollar summer movies
  244. What about when you can't pay bills?
  245. Preparing for a Layoff
  246. What are your weirdest money-saving tips?
  247. Getting out of Debt - April 2013
  248. April No-Spend Challenge ~~ April Showers bring May Flowers, May Flowers bring ~ SAVINGS ~
  249. Selling a house...when you're broke!
  250. Home ownership budget question