The Frugal Friends

How to Design and Afford Your Dream Life – EP 223

If being a millionaire is not your goal, it’s okay! Designing your dream life is what you want and not what you’re being told to achieve. Let’s design our dream life from our own hopes and desires while not running ourselves thin. In this first part of our ‘Radical Middle Series’, we also ran through…

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How to Design and Afford Your Dream Life – EP 223
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Stop Strict Budgeting & Start Living in The Radical Middle – EP 222

Nobody’s budget is perfect as there is no universal guide that can be applied to everyone else’s finances. With this in mind, we still want to normalize a less restrictive budget and present them with challenges that are actionable and achievable. Budgeting is non-negotiable for a lot of people so in this episode, we discussed…

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Stop Strict Budgeting & Start Living in The Radical Middle – EP 222
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Your Generosity Purpose & The Eternal Economy with Derrick Kinney – EP 221

Throughout our frugal journey, we have placed great importance on generosity and creating a habit of giving back. However, there’s always a deeper layer on finding the purpose in giving. Derrick Kinney, a podcast host, author, and CEO of Good Money Framework introduces us to his meaningful concept of Generosity Purpose and the 3 Money…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Your Generosity Purpose & The Eternal Economy with Derrick Kinney – EP 221
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How to Buy Happiness – EP 220

We’ve all heard it repeatedly: Money can’t buy you happiness. This is something that has consoled all of us when we’re short on budget. But what if we tell you that money can indeed buy you happiness? We share stories wherein money has brought us joy and memorable experiences no one can ever take away…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
How to Buy Happiness – EP 220
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Home Buying Tips In a (Crazy) Hot Market – EP 219

Housing market is crazy hot right now as sales have continued to soar this 2022.  More than 93 percent of homes purchased by corporations as of May 2021 were bought for under $300,000. Many of them were in predominantly Black neighborhoods. (Charlotte, NC) Tagged along with high demand is having fast-paced decision-making. In this episode,…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Home Buying Tips In a (Crazy) Hot Market – EP 219
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Your Invitation to the 2022 Spending Symposium – EP 218

Hold on tight! Our long-awaited and months of hard work for this year’s Frugal Summit is about to go down (in the best way possible)! We’re giving you a little tease as we share snippets from our upcoming 2022 Spending Symposium on June 27. If you haven’t signed up yet, maybe this is your sign…

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Your Invitation to the 2022 Spending Symposium – EP 218
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Minimalist Living in an RV to Pay Off $56,000 of Debt | Jill’s Debt Free Journey– EP 217

Living in an RV may seem like a dream for travelers and minimalists but it’s not always as easy and fancy as it seems. In this episode, Jill breaks down her minimalist RV lifestyle and non-traditional methods such as house sitting, renovating an RV and trailer to sell, and more, together with her supportive husband…

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Minimalist Living in an RV to Pay Off $56,000 of Debt | Jill's Debt Free Journey– EP 217
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Paying off $78,000 of Debt | Jen’s Debt Payoff Story – EP 216

What does it take to pay off a huge debt? How does one stay motivated in paying them? Jen candidly shared her journey of paying off her $78,000 debt in just two years, attached to the harsh realities of rising from it and staying motivated. Paying huge debt may feel unobtainable in just a short…

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Paying off $78,000 of Debt | Jen's Debt Payoff Story – EP 216
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Creativity Over Consumerism with Miranda Anderson – EP 215

Consumerism has enticed us to acquire the bigger, the shinier, and the newer. And for Miranda Anderson, a creative who did a 12-month no shopping challenge with her family, to say that consumption comes at the expense of our creativity is an understatement. Today, we talk about creativity over consumerism, balancing the opposing energies of…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Creativity Over Consumerism with Miranda Anderson – EP 215
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