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Gas & Electric Bill Update X2

You might remember that I have had two unpleasant utility bills already this year.  In order to get this big cost under control, I decided…

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Pre-Deployment Spending Spree

It has been a couple of years since my husband deployed, and he's not going on a ship this time.  We've spent the last couple…

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Impulse Spending vs. Smart Buys

I consider myself a smart shopper. I’m always on the lookout for a bargain and I often deliberate for months over something as simple as…