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Month: April 2011

7 Extreme Couponer Blogs to Follow

extreme couponer

I recently wrote about Extreme Couponing Fraud. However, not all extreme couponers cheat to get deals. Featured in this post are extreme couponer blogs that I follow. Ever wonder how extreme couponers save so much money? They spend a lot time matching up coupons with store sales. Don’t have time to do this but still […] Read more…

How to Build the Crucial $1,000 Emergency Fund

1000 emergency fund

  We all know that saving money is essential, but statistics tell us that most Americans don’t do it on a consistent basis. In fact, just prior to the economic collapse of 2008, personal savings rates were at all-time lows in the United States. Much of this was fueled by the property market bubble, which […] Read more…

I Gave Birth


  I was away last week because I gave birth to my first child. The whole birth experience was quite an ordeal, going in and out of the hospital, getting admitted to the hospital to be induced, under stressful circumstances, and then getting discharged 12 hours later, without giving birth, by someone who wasn’t my […] Read more…

Extreme Couponing Fraud


Last week, TLC debuted its new series “Extreme Couponing“, featuring people who save extreme amounts of money using coupons. Deals like scoring hundreds of dollars worth of goods for as little as $10 were featured. You can either be inspired or depressed after watching this show. How can the average person get these kinds of […] Read more…

Best Places to Find Coupons

best place to find coupons

Do you like saving money on groceries, hair care products, makeup, medicine, and whatever else happens to be in your cart when you reach the checkout lane? Of course you do! There are a variety of ways to save money on the items you purchase by using coupons. Once you start looking you will soon […] Read more…

The 10 Most Walkable Cities in America

most walkable cities

Green is the new pink. It has become more fashionable to be eco-conscious and to take steps to reduce your carbon footprint. There’s no better way to reduce your carbon footprint than to increase the mark of your actual footprint – by walking, that is. But if you live in the suburbs of a small […] Read more…