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My favorite things to write about are topics that have to do with pregnancy, weddings, saving money, living green, and life with dogs. When I'm not writing, I love to spend time with my husband, read, create 3D artwork and Native American beadwork.

Have you been trying to figure out the best way to sell your things or buy from a local consignment business? If it seems like too much trouble, read these tips first. I bet you'll change your mind!

Are you worried you won't be able to get a good deal for your home improvement loan? You're not alone. Most other homeowners have the same concerns. However, refinancing and getting a home improvement loan isn't as difficult as you might think. There is just one key thing you need to figure out that will make it easier.


Want to know the best days to shop for particular items? Like knowing what the best way to save money is? Here's what you should buy and on which days if you want to save money!

Have you always wanted a money safe in your home but thought it was too expensive? Make your own money safe from a full soda bottle, and keep it in your refrigerator! No one will ever be the wiser.

How to save money on postage. Buying Forever Stamps might be one option... or not.

How to save $50 a month simply by changing the way you look at things. It's not always about putting cash aside. It's about changing the way you think and how you look at things, that's all!

Here's a list of things you should NEVER pay full price for... especially since you can usually find new -- or next to new -- items at drastically reduced prices if you just look in the right places.


A recent study shows 4 types of consumers emerging from the recession. Pragmatic Spenders, Apathetic Materialists, Involuntary Penny-Pinchers, Steadfast Frugalists. Which are you?

Here's a HUGE list of items which have been dramatically marked down lately because of the economy and current recession woes. Now might be a good time to take advantage of these things.