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  1. April Low/No spend?
  2. stuff to take from parents house before an estate sale
  3. New here, very eager to find ways to save.....
  4. Identity theft companies
  5. Apartment Living ~> Stay or move to somewhere affordable?
  6. negotiating medical bills or getting assistance with payments
  7. Preparing for the unexpected (death, divorce, a sudden change in life)
  8. February No/Low Spend Challenge!
  9. Would you sell your house to get out of debt?
  10. What do you do if you think an accountant screwed up your taxes?
  11. Consolidating Debt? Professional Help? Suggestions?
  12. Value City Furniture
  13. Is hiring a Dave Ramsey financial counselor a good idea?
  14. accepting wic when we can afford not to
  15. selling to thred up vs children's orchard
  16. Who does NOT have a credit card or a credit score? How has it impacted you?
  17. Anyone not plan on putting kids through college?
  18. Anyone go to financial peace university seminar?
  19. Need tips for building up bank account-- or I'll be overdrawn soon!
  20. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Winter 2015
  21. January No Spend/Low Spend Challenge
  22. 2015 Low Income Support Thread
  23. What is the best way to raise your credit score?
  24. What's a good frugality book/system for someone self-employed?
  25. January Pantry Challenge?
  26. Re-Stuffing and Cleaning Couch Cushions
  27. Affording shoes for a big kid in mens sizes
  28. buying an apartment
  29. preschool or no? $$
  30. Finding an Affordable Non-Toxic Mattress
  31. how do you afford health insurance?
  32. How do you winterize an older house?
  33. Helping your (adult) children out
  34. Where to start?!
  35. Being charitable when you are in debt
  36. dividing up savings
  37. Where to buy cheapest quinoa and chia seeds?
  38. $10 credit for gently used women's clothing @ Twice
  39. cell phone bill savings
  40. How much is enough in a 529 plan?
  41. I have an overdrawn bank account problem?
  42. Mindful spending: September No/low-spend Challenge
  43. Paying off debts
  44. 2 Week no Spend.
  45. Food budget revamp how much does your family of 6 spend on food per month?
  46. Eat expired bulk legumes/rice?
  47. Is $800/mo on groceries too much...?
  48. Beans and rice
  49. Dave Ramsey Support Thread Summer 2014
  50. WIC only meal plan?
  51. Frugal Christmas gift ideas
  52. How to Pay Down Credit Card Debt- Help Please!!
  53. Sizzling Savings! The August No/Low Spending Challenge
  54. FREE online magazines through my library!
  55. My Addiction: Eating Out
  56. Which should we pay off first?
  57. Six Month til xmas 2014
  58. Alternatives to fridge?
  59. What percent of income do you spend on housing?
  60. extreme frugality to get back on track
  61. July Challenge is here!
  62. How to best position ourselves for a mortgage...
  63. Can you recommend a book on money management?
  64. Need a new (used) car, terrible credit - what to do?
  65. starting over again
  66. Seasonal, unpredictable income, hard to budget: what to do?
  67. Curious about non-fixed expenses...
  68. Any handwashing laundry tips?
  69. June No-Spend/Low-Spend Challenge
  70. Frugality & Finances
  71. Birthday parties....
  72. Severe learning disability and student loan debt
  73. looking for advice, encouragement, support and ideas
  74. Homemade laundry detergent
  75. Learning to DIY via YouTube
  76. Thinking about dropping cable... alternative?
  77. Gluten Free at Aldi!!!
  78. I can't believe I couldn't find this thread - MAY No-Spend Challenge!
  79. How Large of a Down Payment Did You Pay for Your Home?
  80. If you're frugal and DP is not....
  81. Does tuition reimbursement count as income?
  82. Splitting Expenses and Income- SAHM married 20 years
  83. Easter when your broke aka I need some easter candy recipes! (gluten, dairy, soy, peanut free)
  84. Did anyone notice price increase on food??
  85. Holy Guacamole!! The "Where'd March Go?" APRIL No-spend Challenge!!
  86. We need more money but no clue how
  87. Coupon & Clearance Shopping Mamas!
  88. Just a vent
  89. WW DR Do? use IRA to pay off student loans, yes or no?
  90. What do I do with this minivan
  91. You Need a Budget
  92. Need tips for saving money
  93. Frugally Bragging!
  94. Turbotax Bonus
  95. Being judged due to money
  96. Special diets on a budget.
  97. ~~Savings at the End of the Rainbow!!~~ March No Spend/ Spend Less Challenge!! All Welcome!!
  98. Is there a group / forum out there like this? DR related
  99. Is it legal for my landlord to....
  100. Bank Accounts / System
  101. Striking a financial balance
  102. ~~ Be Mine, Sweet Savings ~~ February No-Spend Challenge! All Welcome!
  103. How will closing down cc's effect my credit score?
  104. Life Insurance
  105. Good household accounting software
  106. feeling the pressure to get out of debt vs savings
  107. New laundry bar soap
  108. Question for mamas who coupon.....
  109. Tell me your tips for budget success
  110. investing an IRA ??
  111. Totally Random lease-to-Own option from our Landlords, Should we consider?
  112. Savings or pay off debt?
  113. How much money do you save every month?
  114. Shop-stop challenge?
  115. Getting out of debt in January 2014
  116. Anybody else here just getting by?
  117. 2014 Low Income Support Thread
  118. Spending Freeze!: January Spend-Less Challenge
  119. Tracking 2014 Savings
  120. No Spend January.
  121. Preparing to be involuntarily separated from the military
  122. I want to ask Canada Revenue Agency to lower my debt amount
  123. Is it wrong to get a tattoo while on welfare?
  124. Feeling guilty about financial situation...should I or not?
  125. Applying window plastic when there is ice INSIDE the windows?
  126. Getting out of debt in December, 2013
  127. What have you scored during Cyber Monday?
  128. Stocking stuffers
  129. December Spend-Less Challenge: Let's Fill Our Stockings with Pinched Pennies!
  130. got a food item sitting around? Want tips on how to use it? MINE IS CHICK PEAS
  131. homeschooling on public assistance
  132. Financial Issues with Transgender Spouse *Crosspost*
  133. Any Guesses?
  134. DH getting pay cut, Offset by cutting costs or going to work?
  135. goals for 2014
  136. Sorry!
  137. Frugality Exhausted
  138. Balancing frugality and reality, w/o guilt - long post alert
  139. Thrift Score Holidays - 2013
  140. Low-Income, Debt, etc... Advice appreciated! Plus: Can I Sue for This?
  141. Getting Out of Debt in November 2013
  142. Capital One Fraud --- Freaking Out
  143. Small home/condo
  144. November Spend-less Challenge- Enjoying a cornucopia of savings!!
  145. What's the going rate for childcare?? (I'm in the northeast)
  146. Not-so-frugal spouse? (slight rant)
  147. Hooked on going out, trying to reduce it...Help?
  148. What is the best way to save/plan for a trip to Washington DC?
  149. Heating question (propane?)
  150. Choosing to give up Health Insurance?? Can you share if you have??
  151. Getting Out of Debt in October 2013
  152. Washing clothes by hand
  153. suggestions for long-term savings for DD
  154. To mini-van or not to mini-van
  155. ~~ October Spend-less Challenge: Witch way to wicked savings ~~
  156. Winter House help - low cost / no cost?
  157. Winter Heat Help
  158. Is bankruptcy the best option?
  159. Pantry Challenge
  160. Prepping for a reduction in income
  161. Crunchy/Frugal Date Ideas
  162. Nielsen tv home surveys????
  163. Frugal ways to stay warm in an old house?
  164. Ever mix finances and friendship? Did you live to regret it?
  165. Brainstorming Help Needed
  166. Estate planning, what happens to the money if the kids are still minors?
  167. What to do with my house
  168. Getting Out Of Debt In September 2013
  169. Buy Nothing (New)
  170. Food preservation and storage
  171. September Spend-less challenge: Storing the bounty we harvest
  172. How much do you spend on meat?
  173. Cheap Thrills, Friday edition
  174. Do you have a nest egg? How much?
  175. ???Breaking a lease with a fee to save money long term???
  176. Kids winter coat tips
  177. Saving for College: 529 or Coverdell?
  178. should we sell or rent?
  179. taxes now that I'm single
  180. Using up those last little bits
  181. School supplies?
  182. Using what you have
  183. GETTING OUT OF DEBT IN AUGUST 2013
  184. Printable Grocery Store Coupons
  185. Need advice - change in circumstances
  186. August Spend-Less Challenge: Heating up our Savings!
  187. straight talk and buying used phone?
  188. What's best - rent or own a home?
  189. Hubby out of work, I'm a WAHM
  190. Disability Insurance for the Stay at Home Mom & Adult Caregiver
  191. Frugal Food Suggestions, please?
  192. Wedding Gift With No Money?
  193. Looking for people interested in participating in a short study on Savings
  194. Where do we go from here ?
  195. We're getting all these mortgage refinance offers - scams?
  196. How far into debt would you allow your DP to go?
  197. Summer Pantry Challenge
  198. Getting Out of Debt- July 2013
  199. Please help me think of ways to afford this.
  200. Visiting back home for the winter holiday?
  201. Setting up a college fund for children
  202. Would you do a vacation that you couldn't "technically" afford?
  203. Thrift stores anyone?
  204. ~ July Spend-Less Challenge ~ Frugalistas Unite!
  205. U-pick Farms Do you have any in your area? Are they worth it?
  206. Talk to me about Your Experiences Couponing, Stockpiling and/or Price Matching!
  207. is 1/3 of income too much to spend on monthly rent for single mother of 2 teens?
  208. How do you beat the heat?
  209. Canadians, DR BS4 question (CDN investing)
  210. Six months til christmas... OMG
  211. Cash for Homes
  212. Does it bother you when people with higher incomes complain to be broke?
  213. Getting Out of Debt - June 2013
  214. June No Spend Challenge!!!
  215. Best used car ideas?
  216. Getting a used car checked out - how do you do it?
  217. Does this make sense? Re: Phone service change
  218. App for comparison shopping
  219. Online banking? Credit union? Alternatives to Huge-O Bank
  220. Summer shoestring travel with toddler
  221. How am I unqualified??
  222. Car dilemma -- which is the better deal? I need help ASAP with the math and logic. WWYD?
  223. Buying a new house...thoughts on a duplex?
  224. Does anyone here do a monthly bulk shop? Advice and tips needed.
  225. I Had a Tantrum!
  226. Anyone else divorcing and being forced to file for bankruptcy?
  227. Going rogue with my emergency fund
  228. Getting Out of Debt - May 2013
  229. May No Spend Challenge~~ May the SAVING flowers bloom for you!!!
  230. Summer vacation simplified - what can I plan for my kids that is inexpensive and fun?
  231. Anyone else stressing out about how they are going to afford health insurance?
  232. Household savings -- Where are you at?
  233. Kids Bowl Free summer 2013
  234. WWYD - Housing advice needed
  235. dollar summer movies
  236. What about when you can't pay bills?
  237. Preparing for a Layoff
  238. What are your weirdest money-saving tips?
  239. Getting out of Debt - April 2013
  240. April No-Spend Challenge ~~ April Showers bring May Flowers, May Flowers bring ~ SAVINGS ~
  241. Selling a house...when you're broke!
  242. Home ownership budget question
  243. Need advice about buying a car
  244. Are there programs to help with or reimburse copays & deductibles?
  245. Does anyone use Betterment (or has decided against it)?
  246. Once all non mortgage debt is paid off...
  247. wwyd, get a 0% cc or get unsubsidized student loans?
  248. Eating paleo, gluten and grain free
  249. how to best pay off hospital bill?
  250. How much of your financial situation/choices should impact others?