How I Saved $1,000 in 2 Hours

Have you ever wondered if you were getting the best deal on your wireless, satellite or internet services? My friend Shelly did just that! Check out how easy it was to save big money!Let me start by saying, I consider myself a pretty frugal individual all around. I am drawn to those beautiful yellow clearance stickers, select date night based on what I have a coupon for, and purchase birthday presents months in advance because they are on... …
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Five Steps to Creating a Simple Budget & Sticking to It!

Trying to manage your finances without a budget is like trying to find directions in new city without a map, GPS, or smartphone! AKA: BASICALLY IMPOSSIBLE!  Creating a monthly budget is a necessary step in taking full control of your finances. It’s a quick and easy snapshot of where you stand financially. A budget will help you to successfully stay on track, pay off debt, protect your credit, effectively save, and achieve your financial... …
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FREE EveryDollar Budget

I'm a new fan of budgets.  My husband has been doing our bills forever... well, since we first got married anyway. With my two "from home" jobs (Fabulesslyfrugal.com and Essential Oils), there is an added need for us to be exact in our budget, and it got signifantly more complicated.  Especially around tax time.  :) which is you know... now :) Recently, I asked if it was an area I could help him out in.  He said yes.  I am stunned at the amount... …
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Last Day! The Financial Renovation – FREE

Free Financial Renovation Course! I'm really excited to share with you this free Financial Renovation E-Course with Lauren Greutman from I Am That Lady! She has been there, down in the trenches of debt and despair. Several years ago she toted over $40,000 in debt and more bills each month than she could pay. She learned what it takes to climb out of that though!Now she can use this experience to help others succeed as well. She... …
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2016 Budget Tool

The 2016 Version of the Budget Tool is here: Are you keeping track of your budget? Making a budget and sticking to it is an important part of being Fabulessly Frugal! We want to give you an opportunity to do just that! This simple budget tool was developed by my dad and can help you set a budget and keep track of it. Since we like to offer our readers the best deals we are offering a Fabuless deal on this tool, just for YOU! Keep in mind that... …
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Keeping it Frugal

As we begin the holiday shopping season (one of my favorite times of year!), we want to remind you all that...We are here to help you keep it frugal. We will be posting all sorts of great deals on fun stuff to buy. However, our intent is not to get you to spend more money. You don't need to buy something just because there is an awesome deal. You, as an individual and with your family, will need to evaluate your budget and your priorities,... …
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Meaningful Within Your Means

The holidays can take a lot out of you and in the midst of all that joyful hustle and bustle, you can end up overspending. That's why we want to help you be meaningful within your means.The things that mean the most to you, are well within your means.Most of our holiday memories are not about the gifts, but about the traditions and stories shared with families. SunTrust wants everyone to avoid the "holiday hangover" so you can start the... …
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Grocery Budget Challenge {Week 52}

I hope you joined us in goal setting a Grocery Budget! This post marks the end of the 2012 Grocery Budget Challenge. We hope this has helped you see that YOU CAN take control of your grocery budget! This challenge was good for me. It helped me to focus on buying the food we really need for less on a small budget. I did not waste money on free or cheap items we would may not use because I knew my budget was limited.Wow! I can not believe I... …
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Grocery Budget Challenge {Week 52}

How are you doing with your Grocery Budget? We are getting ready to wrap up our 2012 Grocery Budget Challenge. We hope this has helped you see that YOU CAN take control of your grocery budget! Here is how some of the fabs are doing...Monica: Feeding a family of 4Monthly grocery budget: $150Spending this week: $105.47 Savings this week: $155.25Spending for December: $105.47 Savings for December:  $390.33Year to date... …
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Grocery Budget Challenge {Week 51}

How are you doing with your Grocery Budget? Did you know we have a weekly challenge going?  Lucky for you, even thought it is almost the end of the year it’s not too late to join!  Here are the details about our 2012 Grocery Budget Challenge. Even if you are not yet using coupons you can start saving more simply by setting some goals!We hope you will join us! Set a goal today and get on the path to taking control of your grocery budget! Here... …
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