Christina Brown

Best Times to Buy During the Holiday Season

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Best Times to Buy During the Holiday Season

For years Black Friday was the day to shop for the best deals.  Then Cyber Monday entered the picture.  And now the holiday sales seem to start earlier and last longer. So what are the best times to buy during the holiday season?

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Missing Game Pieces? Here’s What You Can Do

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Missing Game Pieces? Here's What to Do

We all like to think we take good care of our stuff… but boxes get spilled, children get involved, and one day we realize we’re missing game pieces to our favorite board games. Don’t let it ruin your fun!

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Frugal Ponderings: Doing More With Less

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Doing More With Less

I was honestly going to work on my pantry and linen closet last week.  Instead, I did a project I’ve been putting off for months, and it inspired a week of doing more with less.

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Veterans Day Freebies and Deals

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Veterans Day Freebies and Deals

If you’re a veteran or currently on active military duty, there are several Veterans Day freebies and deals in your honor.  Here’s a sampling:

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Who You Are May Get You Discounts

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Who You Are May Get You Discounts

So often when folks talk about saving money, it’s in the context of clipping coupons, browsing sales flyers or surfing the internet. But there are plenty of other discounts to be had, based solely on who you are. 

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5 Scary Money Mistakes to Avoid

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5 Scary Money Mistakes to Avoid

I’ve made my mistakes with money.  And I’ve watched as others have made the same scary money mistakes (or even bigger ones).  It is heartbreaking, and I wish more people would avoid making them.

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Frugal Ponderings: Less Is More In Rural Areas

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Less is More in Rural Areas

So last week, my husband and I left our little house in the big woods and headed to the big city.  We both had business-related things to do, but we also wanted to squeeze in some fun, too. We enjoyed our time in the big city, but as always, I was reminded that less is […]

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