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    I am all about saving money wherever and whenever possible. Sometimes, though, it is easy to fall into the trap of buying extra stuff that is not in the budget just to get the “savings”. But, let’s be honest. That’s not really savings. But, if I can earn extra cash and save on stuff I was already going to buy without breaking my routine (or my budget), I’m in!

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    With an alarming percentage of Americans living paycheck-to-paycheck, it is no surprise that the average American home has over $90,000 in consumer debt, totaling to over $3 trillion nationwide (source). Wow. This debt includes credit cards, car loans, and student loans. so it doesn’t even count mortgages. Crazy. Here’s the correlation between these reports: Since most Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck, they

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    Everyone wants a high-paying job.  But what is a job that pays well with little college education? One problem is that many high-paying jobs require years and years of college education. That means having to fork over a bunch of money for tuition and books.  That means having student loan debt. Plus, the longer you’re in college, the less time

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    Whether you are looking to boost your income, pay off debt, or increase your savings, side hustles might be exactly what you need. A side hustle is a second job that not only brings in money but also allows you the flexibility to work your full time, regular job. Any of these 24 awesome side hustles can give you the income

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    If you are like many others this time of year – you might be looking for ways to make extra money from home!  There were many times when we were getting out of debt that I (Lauren) did a lot of crazy things for extra cash. I would often use the extra cash to pay for groceries, a late bill, or

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    Whether you are trying to save up some extra money for the holidays, an emergency fund, a new project, or just have some savings on hand, sometimes it can be hard to figure out to make a little extra cash. Well, it’s actually easier than you think!

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    So, you want to learn how to resell? Don’t worry, earning some cash from reselling isn’t all that difficult. But there are definitely ways you can make yourself much more success and have fun doing it! Reselling is taking an item you already own (or purchase to resell) and selling it for (hopefully) more money than you purchased it for. It

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    It is OFFICIAL – Swagbucks has officially paid out $100 Million in rewards!  That is HUGE news – so make sure that you have signed up for Swagbucks! Many of you have asked me questions on how to make money from home to help cover expenses.  There are so many ways to do this, none of them will get you rich, but

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