The Frugal Friends

Our Favorite Personal Finance Apps – EP 187

Looking for resources to help you on your financial journey? Are you in need of streamlining your budgeting or banking process? We’re exploring a run-down of some of the top personal finance apps; from banking apps to budgeting apps to investing apps and saving apps, there’s some cool digital tools out there and we’re highlight…

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How to Budget Without Deprivation – EP 186

Does the word ‘budget’ feel limiting to you? Does it seem like you won’t have any fun with your friends if you have a budget? It doesn’t have to be this way! We believe it’s possible to create a budget that makes room for spending on the things we value and afford the things we…

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From Overspender to Millionaire w/ Walli Miller – EP 185

Overspending, spending mindlessly, buying stuff we don’t need; it all limits our finances! Whether in the debt pay-off journey OR debt-free we could all use some reminders on how to spend (and save) more intentionally. Listen in and hear some tips as Walli shares her journey of overspending, breaking the cycle, and becoming a millionaire!…

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Tips to Prepare for Holiday Sales Early – EP 184

It’s coming! The holidays are just around the corner *again* and this year we’re gonna make a plan AND stick to that plan! There are plenty of ways to be prepared for the holiday season, ways to not overspend on gift giving and food, and tips for taking advantage of money saving strategies this time…

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Side Hustles to Make A Quick $300 – Ep 183

Cutting expenses is great, but eventually our ability to decrease spending reaches its limits. When we can no longer slash the budget any further we need to look at ways to increase our earning. Of course a big barrier to side hustles and earning money above and beyond our normal employment is TIME! For this…

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Eat Healthier, More Affordably & Easier w/ Cassy Joy Garcia – EP 182

Meal planning, grocery shopping, meal prepping, cooking, cleaning OH MY! Just feeding ourselves and our families can feel like a daunting task, and when we add affordability and the goal of healthy eating to that list it can be quite a challenge for many of us! SO we brought in an expert, Cassy Joy Garcia…

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How to Identify & Improve Spending Habits – EP 181

Everything we do, our actions and behaviors (including the way we spend) begins in our mind. Our minds are responsible for so much, including our habits! These subconscious decisions can be the very thing that keeps us from reaching our financial goals; habits aren’t inherently bad, but let’s talk about how we can make our…

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Minimalist Investing – EP 180

We believe investing is important, but it doesn’t have to be complicated. There is an approach for stock market involvement and saving for retirement or other large expenses that is simple and minimalist. Join us as we aim to remove some of those investment ‘barriers to entry’. Sponsors:  7-Day No-Spend Challenge! It’s the first day…

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Paying Off $33k of Debt by Living on Half of Your Income w/ Elle Martinez – Ep 179

We all love a good debt payoff story and this one combines debt pay-down with some tangible tips that dual income (and some single income!) households can implement. Listen in as Elle shares with us some strategies for debt freedom and even increased savings! Sponsors:  7-Day No-Spend Challenge! If you feel like you spent a…

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