Episodes

Episode 27: Pawn Shops -The Hidden Gems of Secondhand

They have a reputation for being ‘shady’ and there’s the unfortunate play on words that TV shows love to exploit – but for the frugal shopper – pawn shops shouldn’t be ignored! Today we discuss some of the highlights of these hidden gems and how to be a shrewd & savvy shopper in these secondhand…

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Episode 26: Frugal Cooking with Jess Dang from Cook Smarts

We are so excited to have Jess Dang, the Founder of Cook Smarts on the podcast today! After experiencing health complications of her own, Jess desired to provide a useful service to others that may be experiencing difficulty in meal planning, and finding recipes to suite their dietary needs. Jess gives us a behind the…

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Episode 25: Frugal Beauty

We all have some sort of care routine; whether its just brushing your teeth in the morning, or an all out 2 hour event prior to leaving the house – it would be great to spend less regardless. In this episode we explore some frugal alternatives to skin-care routines, and cosmetics. We even find that…

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Episode 24: Side Hustles

Extra jobs, gigs, supplemental income, passive income – however you want to define – we’re all talking the same thing: side hustles. While it’s not necessary to have a side hustle to be frugal, they can certainly help in the “debt-pay-off-and-other-financial-goals” journey! In this episode we look at the most (and least) lucrative side hustles,…

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Episode 23: Home Maintenance

Keeping up with repairs and maintenance of our homes can be costly! And the issues always arise at the worst possible times! Today we look at what the internet has to say about economical ways to tackle home repair projects, while also sharing our personal experience. We even discuss the ‘tools’ every home should have….

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Episode 22: The Life-Changing Magic of a Shopping Ban with Cait Flanders

We are so excited to have Cait Flanders, author of “The Year of Less”, on the podcast today! Cait underwent a two-year shopping ban that changed not just her finances, but her life.  Cait is here on the podcast to tell us more about her experience, and give tips to others considering a lifestyle change. …

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