Festival of Frugality #350

Posted on August 21, 2012 by Poundy

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We were lucky enough to host the 350th Festival of Frugality this week. There were a ton of wonderful articles, so be sure to check them out and let us know what you think!

Frugal Living

Miss T. presents DIY Car Maintenance for Cash Savings posted at Prairie Eco Thrifter.

 

John presents Five Tips for Landscaping on a Budget posted at Married with Debt.

 

Daisy presents Saving on Road Trips posted at Add Vodka.

 

Sustainable PF presents Do It Yourself Green Projects posted at Sustainable Personal Finance.

 

Maria presents Self employed? Get professional indemnity insurance posted at The Money Principle.
Wayne presents Cheap Entertainment Options: Zero Cost Fun posted at Young Family Finance.

 

Jon the Saver presents 6 Ways To Conquer Materialism posted at Free Money Wisdom.

 

Ryan presents DIY or Pay For Help? posted at Early Retirement Investments.

 

Penny Thots presents Frugal Cooking: It’s All about the Flour, Baby! posted at Penny Thots.

 

Steven presents Family of 5 with a $200-300/month grocery budget. How can it be done? posted at Grocery Alerts.

 

Lazy Man presents A Trip to the Dollar Store posted at Lazy Man and Money.

 

Kristen @ Financial Highway presents 5 Ways to Travel for Free posted at Financial Highway.

 

Paul Vachon presents How to Use Online Coupons to Save Money posted at The Frugal Toad.

 

FMF presents The 52 Best Money Saving Tips, Ideas #15 through #11 posted at Free Money Finance.

 

Bob presents Are Museum Memberships worth the cost? posted at ChristianPF.

 

Melissa presents 7 Ways to Save Money When Dining Out posted at Bargaineering.

 

Melissa presents How To Save Money and Eat Healthier posted at Mom’s Plans

 

Everything Finance presents Garden Fresh Veggies? Not at My House posted at Everything Finance Blog.

 

Michelle presents DIY Wall Art for Your Living Room posted at See Debt Run.

 

Martin presents One Place Students Shouldn’t Spend Money Ever (and the solution) posted at Studenomics.

 

Emily presents How to Cut Your Food Spending – Scaling Back on Eating Out posted at Evolving Personal Finance.

 

Miranda presents Where to Take Free Classes Online posted at Cash Money Life.

 

 

Money Management

Abigail Hall presents Rich Celebrities Who Went Broke posted at CreditDonkey Tips for Young Adults.

 

Amanda L Grossman presents Performing Budget Triage posted at Frugal Confessions.

 

Debt Guru presents Three Basic Rules of Paying Off Debt posted at Debt Free Blog.

 

A Blinkin presents How Should Couples Merge Their Accounts? posted at Funancials.

 

Corey presents Five More Ways to Make Extra Money posted at 20s Finances.

 

Jen presents Buying Our First House-Price & Other Costs posted at Master the Art of Saving.

 

Why Stores May Be Charging You a Fee to Use Your Credit Card and What It Could Mean for Your Family posted at My Family Finances.

 

Jason presents How We Create an Irregular Income Budget posted at Work Save Live.

 

MR presents Paying Off Your Mortgage Is Like Having A Second Job Income Without Working posted at Money Reasons.

 

Eddie presents Sometimes You Just Can’t Win, Even When Merchants Offer a Cash Discount! posted at Finance Fox.

 

Mr. Money presents Using the Power of Cash to Your Advantage posted at Smart on Money.

 

Steve presents Should You Tip? posted at Brip Blap.

 

Danielle presents Spending Tips to Help Save You Money posted at Money Saving Ethics.

 

John presents Checking Accounts for Students & Seniors: Are They Worth It? posted at Wallet Blog.

 

Miranda Marquit presents Supercharge Your Debt Paydown with Extra Income posted at ReadyForZero Blog.

 

Teacher Man presents Student Loans – Jackpot! (Kind Of) Part 1 of 3 posted at My University Money.

 

Young presents Money As a Means of Keeping Score posted at Young And Thrifty.

 

Lance presents How to Write a Check posted at Money Life & More.

 

Green Panda presents Stop Spending and Start Saving Right Now! posted at Green Panda Treehouse.

 

Glen Craig presents How to Negotiate to Lower Your Credit Card Interest Rates posted at Free From Broke .

 

 

Investing

Hank presents Where Should A New Investor Put $1,000 To Work In The Market? posted at Money Q&A.

 

Tushar presents Are You a Knowledgeable Investor? posted at Start Investing Money.

 

Justin presents Tips for the Young Investor posted at Money Mishaps.

 

Passive Income Earner presents How To Turn Your iPhone Into A Virtual Trading Desk posted at The Passive Income Earner.

 

PITR presents One Step Closer to Real Estate Investing posted at Passive Income To Retire.

 

Miranda presents Financial Risk Tolerance posted at Wallet Hub.

 

Echo presents How Much House Can I Afford? posted at Boomer & Echo.

 

Investor Junkie presents Five Ways to Make $25 or More posted at Investor Junkie.

 

Darwin presents My Roth IRA: Beating the Market and a Look Under the Hood posted at Darwin’s Money .

 

Dan presents Time to Sell Dividend Stocks? posted at High Yield Edge.

 

 

The Best of the Rest

Darrow Kirkpatrick presents Choosing a Compact RV or Camper for Retirement Travel posted at Can I Retire Yet?.

 

Danny Kofke presents How Much Money Should The Tooth Fairy Pay? posted at One Money Design.

 

Ryan presents How Much Life Insurance Do You Need? posted at The Military Wallet.

 

CCS presents Are Those Credit Card Rewards Worth It? posted at Credit Card Smarts.

 

TRL presents Do I need Landlord Insurance? posted at The Retired Landlord.

 

YFS presents I Almost Got Cheated Out of 650 Bucks – Updated posted at Your Finances Simplified.

 

Daniel presents The Chevy Volt Is Not For Apartment Dwellers posted at Sweating the Big Stuff.

 

Jester presents How I Spend Money #1 – Lunch At Panera With The Family posted at The Ultimate Juggle.

 

Don presents Are Hybrid Cars Worth The Price? posted at Canadian Personal Finance.
Maria presents Self employed? Get professional indemnity insurance posted at The Money Principle.

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What Others Are Saying

  1. Shannon-ReadyForZero August 21, 2012 at 4:17 pm

    Thanks so much for including ReadyForZero in your carnival!

  2. Michelle August 21, 2012 at 9:34 pm

    Thanks for linking my post! Cheers!

  3. Jen @ Master the Art of Saving August 23, 2012 at 7:20 pm

    Thanks for hosting and including my post. :-)

  4. Mama Squirrel August 28, 2012 at 11:08 pm

    Do you know who’s hosting #351 this week? The FoF schedule doesn’t have a host listed.

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