Episodes

Meal Planning On A Budget | Intro to Meal Prepping, Planning & What to do When You Just Can’t – EP 16

Today we dive deep into meal planning. We cover the “how to’s” of meal planning and meal prep, the “why’s” behind it, what to do when meal prep is not a possibility, freezer meals, and planning around grocery flyers and sales. For some, meal planning and prep is a life goal, and for others this…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Meal Planning On A Budget | Intro to Meal Prepping, Planning & What to do When You Just Can't - EP 16
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How to Save Money on Home Decor | Create a Space You Love & Decorate Your Home For Less – EP 15

We all want our home to be a place where we can relax, enjoy family time, and entertain others; but how do we create a beautiful and functional environment without breaking the bank? Today we look to the internet and Jill’s personal expertise on interiors to bring you some top notch tips on uniquely decorating…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
How to Save Money on Home Decor | Create a Space You Love & Decorate Your Home For Less - EP 15
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Paying Off $133,763 of Debt with Amanda from Debt Free in Sunny CA – EP 14

In this episode we talk with Amanda from Debt Free in Sunny CA about her massive $133,763 debt pay-off! Amanda and her husband paid off over $133,000 of debt in 43 months and became debt free just a few short weeks ago on July 5th 2018. During that time she started the #debtfreecommunity on Instagram that has…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Paying Off $133,763 of Debt with Amanda from Debt Free in Sunny CA - EP 14
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How To Save on Student Loans | Student Loan Forgiveness, Refinancing, & Paying off Student Loans – EP 13

Ugh, student loans. Let’s all have a collective, frustrated sigh. Even for the most debt averse people, student loans are often still a part of the equation. SO, let’s talk about getting rid of those loans!! This episode explores ways to save on student loans, refinancing, loan forgiveness programs, and straight up lifestyle changes to…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
How To Save on Student Loans | Student Loan Forgiveness, Refinancing, & Paying off Student Loans - EP 13
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How to Save Money On Healthcare | Health Insurance, Healthcare Sharing, & Preventative Care That Counts – EP 12

With healthcare costs rising we thought it only fitting to talk about frugal ways to approach caring for yourself. We cover healthcare sharing, HSAs, ways to maintain health, acupuncture, glasses/contacts, teeth cleanings and more! We know it’s a frustrating and sometimes boring topic but we promise to bring some lighthearted humor and invaluable tips for this…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
How to Save Money On Healthcare | Health Insurance, Healthcare Sharing, & Preventative Care That Counts - EP 12
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How to Save Money on Travel | Frugal Hotel Stays, Spending Less on Food, & Should You Vacation While in Debt?- EP 11

It’s July and we’re in the throws of summer travel, so it’s only fitting for us to talk about adventurous frugality! We covered saving on plane tickets in episode 7 so hopefully you already have that one figured out! In this episode we move on to discuss keeping costs low while on vacation. Here’s to…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
How to Save Money on Travel | Frugal Hotel Stays, Spending Less on Food, & Should You Vacation While in Debt?- EP 11
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Save Money on Car Expenses – EP 10

In this episode we tackle a subject that is a bit beyond our expertise, BUT frugality can be applied to all areas of life; including cars! We talk car maintenance, purchasing, and overall approach to vehicles that can reorient how we view transportation, while also exploring some ways to save money in the process! We…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Save Money on Car Expenses - EP 10
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Overcoming Your Financial Upcoming w/ Joel Larsgaard – EP 9

Today on the Frugal Friends Podcast we do something very new and exciting by hosting a guest! You don’t want to miss this interview with Joel Larsgaard from the Pour not Poor podcast. In addition to hosting a podcast about craft beer and personal finance with his friend Matt, he also works as a radio…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Overcoming Your Financial Upcoming w/ Joel Larsgaard - EP 9
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Spend Less at Restaurants – EP 8

That’s right – Jen and Jill like to go out to eat too! Believe it or not, you can eat at restaurants and still be frugal! In this episode, the frugal friends bring you the best the internet and life experience has to offer regarding dining out without destroying those financial goals. Notable Notes What…

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The Frugal Friends Podcast
Spend Less at Restaurants - EP 8
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