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Buying Eyeglasses and Contacts Online

One thing about the military – sometimes you live some crazy places.  Plus, every time you move, you have to find all new service providers. …


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Is Black Friday All That?

Since we are overseas, I have been doing a lot of holiday shopping online.  I’m nearly done, but there are a few things that would…


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Movies on Base are Cheap!

If you live anywhere near a military base (or post), you really need to check and see if they have a movie theater.  Our family…


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Only Five Paydays Until Christmas

Payday is coming up on Friday, and after that there are only four more paychecks before Christmas.  (And if you celebrate Hanukkah, it is super…




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Valentines on the Cheap

If you haven’t noticed, it is February.  And February means Valentine’s Day.  Depending on who you are, what type of relationship you may (or may…


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Being Cheap can Cost Lots

Okay, I know you’ve done it – bought a cheap whatever, only to find that it needs to be replaced really soon because, well, it’s…


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Save on Textbooks

If you've ever taken a college class, you probably remember being amazed at how much the textbooks cost.  Even though I've been a student off…


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Frugal Summer Fun for All Ages

I was wandering around the blogosphere today, and I stumbled across this excellent list of free summer activities at Couponing 101:  Free Fun All Summer…


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Laundry on the Cheap

There are tons of tips for saving money on laundry (even without counting making your own detergent, which seems like a lot of work to…