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How Youtube Saved Us At Least $297.88 Last Year

How Youtube Saved Us At Least $297.88 Last Year

Sometimes I tell people that Youtube is my best friend. I mean it as a joke, but there’s a lot of truth to it. After I come back from work, I’ll be eating dinner and catching up with my favorite Youtubers. After I’m done eating, […]

Why I’m Not A Minimalist

Why I’m Not A Minimalist

I’ve been watching a lot of Minimalist Youtube videos and reading minimalists’ blogs lately, trying to find new ways to save money. Although I’m inspired by the minimalist idea that you just need the very basic things in life to be happy, I’m not sure […]

How We Save on Mr. FAF’s Clothes

How We Save on Mr. FAF’s Clothes

Mr. FAF and I normally don’t shop for clothes at thrift stores. It doesn’t mean that we’re not price conscious. We usually look for sales and balk at high prices. Although our family was not well-off, we usually just wore hand-me-down clothes from the people […]

10 Free & Cheap Ways to Prevent Wrinkles

10 Free & Cheap Ways to Prevent Wrinkles

Approaching the age of 30 is scary for a lot of women, including myself. I see my youth fading away every single day. I’m glad I’m happily married, so I don’t need to worry about the pestering from my family or whether I can find […]

4 Reasons Why We Are Frugal

4 Reasons Why We Are Frugal

With a passion for frugality, I have read multiple blogs and listened to multiple podcasts about personal finance. It’s interesting how some people are just naturally frugal and others aren’t. Or are they? Is frugality an innate ability? Below are the four reasons why Mr. FAF […]

Frugal Lessons from Sex and the City

Frugal Lessons from Sex and the City

I’m sure you have heard of or seen the famous TV show “Sex and the City.” Every time I see the show, I can’t help but think of how much money the four ladies could have saved if they didn’t eat out at such fancy […]

3 Reasons Why I Use Credit Cards

3 Reasons Why I Use Credit Cards

If you read about my $350 credit card mistake, you know I made an expensive mistake but now have a good relationship with my credit card. Below are the three reasons why I make all of my purchases with a credit card and have left […]

What I Learned From My $350 Credit Card Mistake

What I Learned From My $350 Credit Card Mistake

I used to be a debit-card-only kind of person until I was 25. I just hated the idea of being in debt for the whole month until I paid off the balance. Another reason for my resistance to credit cards was the $350 in late […]