100+ Tips for Frugal Living: How to Get Thrifty and Save Money

updated Jun 5, 2019
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You might have financial goals at this point in your life. Or, you might not. But here’s the good news: it’s completely possible to save money and still have a happy, fulfilled existence. You just have to adopt a frugal mindset, and put practices in place to help you succeed. To help you out, here are 100+ ways to get thrifty and reduce your cost of living…

1. 6 Tips for Creating a ‘Buy Better, Buy Less’ Budget

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2. How To Have an Adult Apartment on a Budget

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3. Budgeting for a Room: Splurge or Spread the Wealth?

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5. 6 Ways To Tighten Your Tech Budget, But Still Stay Connected & Entertained

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6. 5 Tips For Living in the Big City on a Tight Budget

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10. Furnishing a Home: When to Splurge and When to Save

Re-edited from a post originally published 5.7.14-NT