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How Do You Save Money? Clarkgym9 Comments

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If you’re a frugal or personal finance blogger, you know the importance of saving money. More importantly, you probably engineer new ways to put more money in your piggy bank all the time. Today, I figured I’d share a few ways that I save money with you in hopes that you’ll share a few with me in comments!

Ways I Save A Ton Of Money

The Dollar Trick – Last month, Ana and I were able to save over a thousand dollars toward our wedding. Of that more $1,000+, more than a hundred dollars was contributed through the dollar trick. Most of us don’t like having change in our pockets. So, when we get home, we dump the change in a jar and forget about it. Well, Ana and I have decided to do that with dollar bills. When we spend money and get singles as change, they go in our pocket rather than our wallet…this way we don’t spend them. Then, when we get home, the dollar bills go into the change jar and we forget about them. I had no idea this would be so effective, but it really is!

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By : Josh Rodriguez | 30 Jun 2014
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My Favorite Aspects of the Mint App

By : Josh Rodriguez | 24 Mar 2014

Have you heard of Mint? If not, chances are you’re living in the dark ages when it comes to financial management. Reading on just about any personal finance blog, you’ll eventually come across Mint. Why? Everyone talks about it because it’s one of the most …

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How Important Is It To Have A Credit Card?

By : Josh Rodriguez | 17 Feb 2014

Credit cards are one of the most widely accepted ways to pay around the world. However, just because something is widely accepted, doesn’t necessarily mean it’s something that you should have. For instance, cigarettes were widely accepted years ago, and it’s definitely not nor was …

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Debt Settlement Isn’t Always The Best Answer

By : Josh Rodriguez | 27 Jan 2014

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for this week’s Monday Money! Yesterday, a friend of mine who owns a pretty decent business received a call from a debt settlement company. He said one of the first questions they asked was “How much money do you …

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How To Save Money On Groceries

By : Josh Rodriguez | 20 Jan 2014

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for this week’s Monday Money. Today’s article is inspired by a quick trip I took to the grocery store yesterday. Ana hasn’t been feeling well for the past few days and she wanted to put some fresh veggies in …

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Is It A Good Idea To Upgrade To A Platinum Checking Account?

By : Josh Rodriguez | 6 Jan 2014

Hey everyone, thanks for joining me for this week’s Monday Money. Just in case you’re new to the column, my name is Joshua Rodriguez. In this column, I discuss anything and everything I can come up with that will help you manage and save money. …

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How Will Your New Year Goals Shape The Year?

By : Josh Rodriguez | 30 Dec 2013

This time of year is always fun. Holiday season brings families together, we have parties, and celebrate the relationships we’ve built throughout life. It’s my favorite time of the year. Then, the book turns a page and BAM…we find ourselves smack dab in the midst …

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