Episodes

Minimalism & Frugality | Do You Have to be a Minimalist to be Frugal? – EP 20

 In this episode we’re talking about minimalism and it’s part in frugality. You don’t have to be a minimalist to be frugal – but you might find that as you buy less and place less value in stuff you cultivate your own definition of minimalism. Sponsors: Podcast Crafter: You know what will make you…

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Minimalism & Frugality | Do You Have to be a Minimalist to be Frugal? - EP 20
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What Comes After Debt Free? | Prioritizing Goals & Finding Financial Independence – EP 19

It is Jen’s one year debt free-iversary so it’s only fitting that we celebrate, and talk about what life looks like after becoming debt-free! From credit card bills to student loans to car payments; debt comes in many shapes and sizes and paying it off is a lofty and noble goal, but requires hard work…

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What Comes After Debt Free? | Prioritizing Goals & Finding Financial Independence - EP 19
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Allison from Inspired Budget on Paying off $111,000 of Debt while Starting a Family – EP 18

Paying off debt, saving money, or reaching other financial goals may seem impossible when you have children – but on this episode Allison from Inspired Budget proves to us it’s not! Allison talks candidly about how she and her husband paid off 6 figures of debt with babies in tow. Listen in for some useful and…

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Allison from Inspired Budget on Paying off $111,000 of Debt while Starting a Family - EP 18
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Finding Your “Why” For Frugality | Don’t be Frugal for Frugal’s Sake – EP 17

Before the frugal journey, comes the “why” that propels it all. It is different for each of us, but there needs to be a reason behind the unusual frugal lifestyle we choose! Today we discuss our “why’s” and help you define yours. Sponsors: Podcast Crafter – podcastcrafter.com The Financial Freedom Planner – created by Jen,…

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Finding Your "Why" For Frugality | Don't be Frugal for Frugal's Sake - EP 17
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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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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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