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    This is Day 10 of the 30 Days to a Debt Free Christmas Challenge Check our Facebook Group to get today’s challenge. Today’s tips will help many of us – Overcoming Holiday Shame It’s that time of year again. Time for the onslaught of perfect holiday decorations, perfect family portraits and perfectly wrapped gifts under the tree. And we can’t forget

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    This is Day 9 of the 30 Days to a Debt Free Christmas Challenge Check our Facebook Group to get today’s challenge. Today’s best advice for moms – Let Go of Mom Guilt and Create a Holiday Within Your Means Working mom guilt is a very real thing. It’s no wonder — the prevalent sentiment of our time is that

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    This is Day 8 of the 30 Days to a Debt Free Christmas Challenge Check our Facebook Group to get today’s challenge. Get tips on giving with – 8 Things NOT to Put in an Operation Christmas Child Shoebox (and lots more you SHOULD) There are many great causes throughout the year that offer support and help to those less fortunate.

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    Todays post is all about those hidden holiday costs that sneak up on you and threaten to blow your Christmas Budget. This is Day 3 of the 30 Days to a Debt Free Christmas Challenge Make sure that you join our Facebook Group to get the daily challenges. Setting your Christmas budget is super important early in November, so here is

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    Think about January – are you stressed because you went overboard for Christmas?  You may now be surrounded by Christmas credit card bills, and feeling flat out defeated.  Are you ready to have a debt free Christmas this year? Here is our podcast where we talk about this challenge – take a listen! [smart_track_player url=”http://traffic.libsyn.com/simplerhappierlifepodcast/Episode_50_-_Tips_to_Setting_a_Realistic_Christmas_Budget.mp3″ social=”true” social_twitter=”true” social_facebook=”true” social_gplus=”true” ]

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    You’ve got your list and your keys, and you’re ready to head out to go grocery shopping. Not so fast!  There are some major money-zapping items that you should mark off your list right now.  There are so many items that are overpriced in the grocery store, but here are the 14 Items with biggest markups in the grocery store. When

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    There are at least two different places you can find the same product in almost every grocery store. Grocery store product placement can be tricky to figure out, but once you do you will never go to the most ‘obvious’ place to find what you are looking for. One of the many ways that grocery stores make money is from

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    I am a mom of four kids, at one time I  had two kids in diapers and another one in pull-ups. It was expensive and since them I’ve tried just about everything to get free diapers, here is what I found and this helped me significantly cut down on the diaper budget. Diapers can be so expensive, so I’ve found 10 ways

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