Summer Beauty Event Coupons!

Save money on your favorite summer must-haves! Okay, ladies! The Summer Beauty Event is going on now! Take this opportunity to stock up on your favorites with over $40 in digital coupons! Get a summer fresh look and save money while you're at it!Whether you just need some new waterproof mascara or sun protection to get through the next trip to the lake or pool, or you want to refresh and simplify your whole beauty routine, you will find... …
Read More

Win a Year’s Supply of Ice Cream!

Sponsored post by Mirum Shopper. All opinions are my own. I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! The weather is warming up and school is almost out - summertime is just around the corner for us! There are a few things I like to keep stocked up in my freezer during these warmer months and it definitely includes ice cream bars and popsicles.We love a good BBQ, gathering in front of one of the houses on the street, and just relaxing... …
Read More

How To Turn Your Old Gift Cards Into FREE Amazon Products

As spring is getting closer, I have been feeling more and more motivated to get some spring cleaning done. All of my kids and I have cleaned out our rooms and desks and have found SO many old gift cards. Before throwing them away, I checked to see how much was left on each one. Every gift card had a small balance left on it ($.5.96, $3.02, $6.41) and I just felt awful throwing it away.So, knowing my frugal self, I started researching ways... …
Read More

3 Ways to Improve Your Credit Score

Originally posted April 2013... I'm happy to report that by the time our house was finished (man, that took forever), and our financing went through, my score was high enough to qualify us for a great interest rate!  It was nice having Credit Sesame keep me plugged into what our credit score was and help me stay focused on improving our credit! I decided to repost it so that all of you can improve your credit and achieve your goals!Want to Know... …
Read More

How To Work From The Comfort Of Your Own Home (AND Reader Survey Results): Part 5

How did the week go by so fast? How many of you loved this weeks series? Who would like us to do things like this more often? It has been a fun series for the team and I to work on! I hope you've enjoyed it as well. (pssst.... At the end of this post I have another question to ask of you, so please check it out and let me know what you think). I know that working at home is not for everyone, but it sure has impacted my family's life for the... …
Read More

How to Earn Money and Work From Home: Part 4 (Plus My Personal Work from Home Story)

Now days, it seems to be the American dream to be able to have an income source that allows you to stay at home and work in your home office. This week we've been covering many ways to help you find different ways to ease the budget burden, or even help you find something fun to do that actually generates some cash!Part one: Easy ways to earn gift cards and cash to ease the budget Part two: Starting a home based business with a small investment. Part... …
Read More

Make A Living While Working at Home: Part 3

I am LOVING this series, what about you? For those of who have missed out, this week we are doing a week-long series of ways to make a living, working at home! Check out my work from home ideas post from  Monday and Tuesday's post had a lot of ideas of starting a home based business with a small investment. Many of our FF readers work at home and I have LOVED reading their responses in the survey. All of you are so inspiring and remind me why... …
Read More

April is Financial Literacy Month!

This post was sponsored, and paid for, by SunTrust.  All opinions are my own.April is a perfect time to join the onUp Movement because it is Financial Literacy Month! SunTrust launched the onUp Movement to inspire millions of Americans to take a step toward financial confidence. What does confidence mean to you? I feel like confidence means you trust yourself and you don't place too much value in what others think of you. Honestly,... …
Read More

Ideas of Earning an Income While Working From Home: Part 2

If you missed it, yesterday's blog post had several ideas that would alleviate some pressure from your budget. Some of the ways (namely Divvee Social) allowed you to earn cold hard cash each month! Speaking of cash, I promised that I would share how much the Fabulessly Frugal work from home survey takers make each month at their stay at home job:I was pleasantly surprised to see more than 60% of the respondents make more than $1000 each... …
Read More

Make Money From Home: Part 1

Raise Your Hand if You'd like to Make Money From Home! Doesn't everyone want to find a way to make money from home? Well, maybe almost everyone... I supposed there are some that love their job and thrive in their workplace. :) But there are others who crave the flexibility that comes with earning and income while working from home. Or maybe you are a stay at home mom (like me) and would like to find a way to bring in a little extra cash (like... …
Read More