7 Frugal Habits to Start Today

7 Frugal Habits to Start Today

It takes 21 days to start a new habit, so if you get started with these frugal habit today…you’ll be well on your way to living a frugal lifestyle by Thanksgiving! 1. Follow this mantra: “Use it up, wear it out, make it do or do without.” This slogan is from The Great Depression, but its frugal wisdom is timeless. 2. Shop smarter. Always take the time to...

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Affordable Halloween Party Ideas

Affordable Halloween Party Ideas

Halloween is one of those holidays that used to be simple and now comes with a cost. The candy isn’t a budget buster, but costumes can carry a hefty price tag. Spooky décor, once limited to a few jack-o-lanterns on the stoop and faux cobwebs on bushes, has evolved into an extravaganza on par with Christmas – complete with musical light shows and giant...

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Famous Footwear 25% Off Coupon

Famous Footwear 25% Off Coupon

If shoe shopping is on your to-do list, print this coupon to save 25% at any Famous Footwear store OR use coupon code 25SHARE if you’re shopping online. Online shoppers will also receive FREE SHIPPING! Hurry, this coupon is only valid 10/30 – 11/2. ~~~~~~~ In full disclosure, this post contains affiliate links to help support The Budget Diet girl! My...

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Save Money – Take a Week Off From Grocery Shopping

Save Money – Take a Week Off From Grocery Shopping

The Budget Diet girl has a money saving challenge for you…take a week off from grocery shopping. Do you think The Budget Diet girl has gone off the frugal deep end and wants you to starve? Actually, if you’re like most American families, you won’t starve. You may not eat as much fresh produce as you should, but one week won’t hurt. Even...

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This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals

This Week’s Top 10 Budget Travel Deals

The Budget Diet Girl’s money-saving travel wisdom…deal first, destination second. It simply means, don’t get your heart set on a destination and then look for deals that might not exist. Reverse your thinking and get excited about a deal first! Got it? Show me the deals Budget Diet Girl! Top 10 Budget Travel Deals When it comes to searching for...

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Star Magazine – Free 1 Year Subscription!

Star Magazine – Free 1 Year Subscription!

Enjoy a free one year Star Magazine digital subscription. No strings attached. You’ll never receive a bill. This 52-issue subscription is yours, compliments of JudysHealthySnacks. Powered by Zinio.com. Read on your PC or tablet. The Budget Diet girl loves free things! Keep up with all the latest freebies and deals on my Freebies Page which can always be found...

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Fall Traditions

Fall Traditions

Looking for something fun to do this weekend that won’t break the bank? It’s the perfect time to enjoy some fall traditions for frugal family fun or a cheap date. Fall Traditions – 10 Ideas for Frugal Family Fall Fun   Enjoy High School Football – Let’s start your Friday evening at a High School football game…the game, the...

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