How I Saved It: Paris Edition

September 7, 2010

Hi Frugalistas! I’m so excited about this guest post today for my “How I Saved It” series. It’s from my sister from another mother, Natalie Wardel, who blogs at thebobbypin.com We share the same name and the same views on saving. Please check out how Mrs. Natalie saved for a trip with her hubby to […]

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Groupon and Gap

August 19, 2010

Did you guys see the Groupon today for $50 worth of Gap clothing for $25? This is MAJOR! Aside from the great discount, I do believe that Groupon is the new Facebook. It has totally changed the coupon game for the better. I just used a Groupon coupon yesterday to get a professional headshot done. […]

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Lower your grocery bills

August 9, 2010

This is an old blog post that I wanted to share with you all again! We all can do a little better by out groceries! Tomorrow, I’ll have a guest post up from a blogger who reduced his insurance bill! Hello! I trust you had a great weekend! So, I talked to a college friend […]

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New series: How I Saved It!

August 3, 2010

Hey Frugs! Suze Orman has “Can I afford it?” I’m starting at thefrugalista.com “How I Saved It.” I get a lot of emails, tweets, and Facebook messages from people telling me about a great deal they got on an item or how they cut back expenses. I love hearing everyone’s stories, so I want to […]

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Wine Lovers, #dealchat transcript!

July 1, 2010

So, last night’s #dealchat on affordable alcohol was just spirited! We had Twitter rocking about the best kinds of wines for Frugalistas to drink. We’re too classy for Wild Irish Rose, but selections from Trader Joe’s, big box stores and discount warehouses are easy on the wallet. Also, value wines from South Africa, Chile and […]

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Wine Drinkers Unite

June 30, 2010

Hey! Tonight I’m hosting a Twitter chat on affordable adult beverages. I thought it would be timely with the holiday approaching. I’ve written about the subject before, but I wanted to bring in a true expert! I have Nannette, who runs the site Wine Harlots : The Virtue of Vice lending her expertise. I’m super […]

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Summer savings!

June 3, 2010

Yesterday’s Twitter #dealchat was awesome. We discussed how to save money over the summer. Check it out! Please follow @frugalista and @dealchat on Twitter to keep the savings going! xo, Fruga

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Going green to save green!

May 20, 2010

Last night’s #dealchat on Twitter had tons of tips on how to save the environment and your money! Check out the transcript! We had a bit of a debate during the chat: Would you use homemade detergent to wash your underwear? Heehee! I’m staying out of that one, but feel free to comment below on […]

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Frugalistas are taking over!

May 11, 2010

Frugalistas, we are changing the conversation! From a Wall Street Journal article about a new Citigroup-sponsored survey conducted by Hart Research and Associates: Even as their outlooks on the economy are brightening and their own finances beginning to improve, women ages 18 to 39 are increasing their savings, paying off debt and catching up with […]

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#dealchat: Personal Finance Sites

May 6, 2010

So, I had an awesome time at #dealchat, my 8 p.m. saving-money party on Twitter, last night. This week’s topic was money-saving websites. We started out chatting about our favorite personal finance sites, blogs, and calculators. Then, we just had a conversation about money, living and life. Here is the transcript. Some #dealchat Highlights: 1) […]

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