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  1. May Pantry Challenge
  2. May low/no spend
  3. April low/now spend
  4. Need advice on buying an old car
  5. Reasonable Allowance
  6. Kids Savings
  7. Hand washing delicates: Better alternative than toilet plunger
  8. What are some of your Smart Tips or Saving Money on Groceries
  9. March NO/Low Spend...
  10. How did you save up on money when having your first baby?
  11. Saving for a home
  12. Bankruptcy experiences
  13. Need Help with healthy frugal recipes
  14. health insurance or not?
  15. would you buy a home with foundation issues/repairs
  16. It's been a long time since I visited this board...
  17. buy a home or wait?
  18. 2016 Low Income Support Thread
  19. How much "fun money" do you set aside each week/month?
  20. 2016 Grocery budget challenge
  21. Small House by choice?
  22. When are you ready to buy a home?
  23. Advice on Used Car Shopping?
  24. Those without dryers...
  25. Traditions Born Out of Frugality
  26. i need cheap internet
  27. help me with my official budget
  28. help me with my official budget
  29. Repair or replace fridge?
  30. How do you save Money with Kids?
  31. Budget program?
  32. Friends and 'money' ugh
  33. Anyone here make money selling on EBAY?
  34. Living in a High-COL Area
  35. Holiday 2015- support each other
  36. Amazon subscribe and save
  37. Kids shoes
  38. Holiday budgeting...
  39. Ideas for saving $ on a short trip
  40. Saving Up
  41. separate vs joint accounts
  42. mend and make do
  43. Feeling/Communicating Rich/Poor with Children
  44. inexpensive men's suits?
  45. diaper salve making -need advice
  46. frugal vacation
  47. Grocery budget per person per day
  48. Bank Of America: Better Money Habits
  49. April Low/No spend?
  50. stuff to take from parents house before an estate sale
  51. New here, very eager to find ways to save.....
  52. Identity theft companies
  53. Apartment Living ~> Stay or move to somewhere affordable?
  54. negotiating medical bills or getting assistance with payments
  55. Preparing for the unexpected (death, divorce, a sudden change in life)
  56. February No/Low Spend Challenge!
  57. Would you sell your house to get out of debt?
  58. What do you do if you think an accountant screwed up your taxes?
  59. Consolidating Debt? Professional Help? Suggestions?
  60. Value City Furniture
  61. Is hiring a Dave Ramsey financial counselor a good idea?
  62. accepting wic when we can afford not to
  63. selling to thred up vs children's orchard
  64. Who does NOT have a credit card or a credit score? How has it impacted you?
  65. Anyone not plan on putting kids through college?
  66. Anyone go to financial peace university seminar?
  67. Need tips for building up bank account-- or I'll be overdrawn soon!
  68. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Winter 2015
  69. January No Spend/Low Spend Challenge
  70. 2015 Low Income Support Thread
  71. What is the best way to raise your credit score?
  72. What's a good frugality book/system for someone self-employed?
  73. January Pantry Challenge?
  74. Re-Stuffing and Cleaning Couch Cushions
  75. Affording shoes for a big kid in mens sizes
  76. buying an apartment
  77. preschool or no? $$
  78. Finding an Affordable Non-Toxic Mattress
  79. how do you afford health insurance?
  80. How do you winterize an older house?
  81. Helping your (adult) children out
  82. Where to start?!
  83. Being charitable when you are in debt
  84. dividing up savings
  85. Where to buy cheapest quinoa and chia seeds?
  86. $10 credit for gently used women's clothing @ Twice
  87. cell phone bill savings
  88. How much is enough in a 529 plan?
  89. I have an overdrawn bank account problem?
  90. Mindful spending: September No/low-spend Challenge
  91. Paying off debts
  92. 2 Week no Spend.
  93. Food budget revamp how much does your family of 6 spend on food per month?
  94. Eat expired bulk legumes/rice?
  95. Is $800/mo on groceries too much...?
  96. Beans and rice
  97. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Summer 2014
  98. WIC only meal plan?
  99. Frugal Christmas gift ideas
  100. How to Pay Down Credit Card Debt- Help Please!!
  101. Sizzling Savings! The August No/Low Spending Challenge
  102. FREE online magazines through my library!
  103. My Addiction: Eating Out
  104. Which should we pay off first?
  105. Six Month til xmas 2014
  106. Alternatives to fridge?
  107. What percent of income do you spend on housing?
  108. extreme frugality to get back on track
  109. July Challenge is here!
  110. How to best position ourselves for a mortgage...
  111. Can you recommend a book on money management?
  112. Need a new (used) car, terrible credit - what to do?
  113. starting over again
  114. Seasonal, unpredictable income, hard to budget: what to do?
  115. Curious about non-fixed expenses...
  116. Any handwashing laundry tips?
  117. June No-Spend/Low-Spend Challenge
  118. Frugality & Finances
  119. Birthday parties....
  120. Severe learning disability and student loan debt
  121. looking for advice, encouragement, support and ideas
  122. Homemade laundry detergent
  123. Learning to DIY via YouTube
  124. Thinking about dropping cable... alternative?
  125. Gluten Free at Aldi!!!
  126. I can't believe I couldn't find this thread - MAY No-Spend Challenge!
  127. How Large of a Down Payment Did You Pay for Your Home?
  128. If you're frugal and DP is not....
  129. Does tuition reimbursement count as income?
  130. Splitting Expenses and Income- SAHM married 20 years
  131. Easter when your broke aka I need some easter candy recipes! (gluten, dairy, soy, peanut free)
  132. Did anyone notice price increase on food??
  133. Holy Guacamole!! The "Where'd March Go?" APRIL No-spend Challenge!!
  134. We need more money but no clue how
  135. Coupon & Clearance Shopping Mamas!
  136. Just a vent
  137. WW DR Do? use IRA to pay off student loans, yes or no?
  138. What do I do with this minivan
  139. You Need a Budget
  140. Need tips for saving money
  141. Frugally Bragging!
  142. Turbotax Bonus
  143. Being judged due to money
  144. Special diets on a budget.
  145. ~~Savings at the End of the Rainbow!!~~ March No Spend/ Spend Less Challenge!! All Welcome!!
  146. Is there a group / forum out there like this? DR related
  147. Is it legal for my landlord to....
  148. Bank Accounts / System
  149. Striking a financial balance
  150. ~~ Be Mine, Sweet Savings ~~ February No-Spend Challenge! All Welcome!
  151. How will closing down cc's effect my credit score?
  152. Life Insurance
  153. Good household accounting software
  154. feeling the pressure to get out of debt vs savings
  155. New laundry bar soap
  156. Question for mamas who coupon.....
  157. Tell me your tips for budget success
  158. investing an IRA ??
  159. Totally Random lease-to-Own option from our Landlords, Should we consider?
  160. Savings or pay off debt?
  161. How much money do you save every month?
  162. Shop-stop challenge?
  163. Getting out of debt in January 2014
  164. Anybody else here just getting by?
  165. 2014 Low Income Support Thread
  166. Spending Freeze!: January Spend-Less Challenge
  167. Tracking 2014 Savings
  168. No Spend January.
  169. Preparing to be involuntarily separated from the military
  170. I want to ask Canada Revenue Agency to lower my debt amount
  171. Is it wrong to get a tattoo while on welfare?
  172. Feeling guilty about financial situation...should I or not?
  173. Applying window plastic when there is ice INSIDE the windows?
  174. Getting out of debt in December, 2013
  175. What have you scored during Cyber Monday?
  176. Stocking stuffers
  177. December Spend-Less Challenge: Let's Fill Our Stockings with Pinched Pennies!
  178. got a food item sitting around? Want tips on how to use it? MINE IS CHICK PEAS
  179. homeschooling on public assistance
  180. Financial Issues with Transgender Spouse *Crosspost*
  181. Any Guesses?
  182. DH getting pay cut, Offset by cutting costs or going to work?
  183. goals for 2014
  184. Sorry!
  185. Frugality Exhausted
  186. Balancing frugality and reality, w/o guilt - long post alert
  187. Thrift Score Holidays - 2013
  188. Low-Income, Debt, etc... Advice appreciated! Plus: Can I Sue for This?
  189. Getting Out of Debt in November 2013
  190. Capital One Fraud --- Freaking Out
  191. Small home/condo
  192. November Spend-less Challenge- Enjoying a cornucopia of savings!!
  193. What's the going rate for childcare?? (I'm in the northeast)
  194. Not-so-frugal spouse? (slight rant)
  195. Hooked on going out, trying to reduce it...Help?
  196. What is the best way to save/plan for a trip to Washington DC?
  197. Heating question (propane?)
  198. Choosing to give up Health Insurance?? Can you share if you have??
  199. Getting Out of Debt in October 2013
  200. Washing clothes by hand
  201. suggestions for long-term savings for DD
  202. To mini-van or not to mini-van
  203. ~~ October Spend-less Challenge: Witch way to wicked savings ~~
  204. Winter House help - low cost / no cost?
  205. Winter Heat Help
  206. Is bankruptcy the best option?
  207. Pantry Challenge
  208. Prepping for a reduction in income
  209. Crunchy/Frugal Date Ideas
  210. Nielsen tv home surveys????
  211. Frugal ways to stay warm in an old house?
  212. Ever mix finances and friendship? Did you live to regret it?
  213. Brainstorming Help Needed
  214. Estate planning, what happens to the money if the kids are still minors?
  215. What to do with my house
  216. Getting Out Of Debt In September 2013
  217. Buy Nothing (New)
  218. Food preservation and storage
  219. September Spend-less challenge: Storing the bounty we harvest
  220. How much do you spend on meat?
  221. Cheap Thrills, Friday edition
  222. Do you have a nest egg? How much?
  223. ???Breaking a lease with a fee to save money long term???
  224. Kids winter coat tips
  225. Saving for College: 529 or Coverdell?
  226. should we sell or rent?
  227. taxes now that I'm single
  228. Using up those last little bits
  229. School supplies?
  230. Using what you have
  231. GETTING OUT OF DEBT IN AUGUST 2013
  232. Printable Grocery Store Coupons
  233. Need advice - change in circumstances
  234. August Spend-Less Challenge: Heating up our Savings!
  235. straight talk and buying used phone?
  236. What's best - rent or own a home?
  237. Hubby out of work, I'm a WAHM
  238. Disability Insurance for the Stay at Home Mom & Adult Caregiver
  239. Frugal Food Suggestions, please?
  240. Wedding Gift With No Money?
  241. Looking for people interested in participating in a short study on Savings
  242. Where do we go from here ?
  243. We're getting all these mortgage refinance offers - scams?
  244. How far into debt would you allow your DP to go?
  245. Summer Pantry Challenge
  246. Getting Out of Debt- July 2013
  247. Please help me think of ways to afford this.
  248. Visiting back home for the winter holiday?
  249. Setting up a college fund for children
  250. Would you do a vacation that you couldn't "technically" afford?