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How My Husband Sold a $200 Item on eBay in Less Than 5 Minutes

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It seems that you are liking these posts about my husband so I will keep it going. Being motivated by lack of income since he lost his job 2 weeks ago, my husband decided to let go and sell some of his coveted possessions. If you know him, it’s a big deal for him to […] Read more…

How We Saved $140 with a Phone Call


So since my husband lost his job, he has been home with us. The upside is that it is really nice to have him home every single day during the daytime! When my daughter wakes up in the morning and asks for “Dada”, I don’t have to tell her that he’s at work. She can […] Read more…

My Husband Lost His Job


Yesterday, I got the worst news. My husband lost his job! It wouldn’t be so bad if I had a full time job also. But I don’t. The truth is we rely on his income for our livelihood. I’m a stay-at-home/work-at-home mom and have dreaded that this might happen one day. I do make some […] Read more…

Buy and Sell Things Locally Through Facebook Groups


We had a thread on Facebook about buying and selling items locally. There are Facebook groups for certain cities/communities, that make it easy to buy or sell things in your area. It’s better than Craigslist because it’s local, you know who the person is (well, through Facebook anyway), and you can get more things sold […] Read more…

5 Ways to Pay Off Debt Faster


Many of us are living month to month, paycheck to paycheck. And credit card debt is one of the reasons for this. It’s a burden we carry with us, seemingly for the rest of our lives. Even though no one else can see it, you feel it, the dark cloud hovering over your head when […] Read more…