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How to be a cheap date (but not a cheapskate)
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How to be a cheap date (but not a cheapskate)

I was recently asked to write an article for CBS’s ManCaveDaily about how to impress a girl without having to spend a lot of money or look cheap. It got me thinking about how tough it is for guys out there who are on a budget to date, especially in […]

How to Always Make a Great First Impression: 5 Tips to be Immediately Likeable
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How to Always Make a Great First Impression: 5 Tips to be Immediately Likeable

Did you know that you are judged within the first second of meeting someone? It may not seem fair, especially if you’re having a bad day and your hair is all greasy and for some reason you put on the christmas sweater your nana gave you that day – but […]

Time for Some Motivation: Why I’m Joining the Yakezie Challenge
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Time for Some Motivation: Why I’m Joining the Yakezie Challenge

I can’t believe that this month marks the ONE YEAR anniversary of The Frugal Model. I started this site as a hobby since I have this freakish obsession with saving money, and felt it was my personal duty to share all of my tips with the world. It has been […]

The Top 10 Regrets in Life By Those About to Die
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The Top 10 Regrets in Life By Those About to Die

Not to get morbid on you guys, but I came across this article on AddictedtoSuccess and I really wanted to share it:  Last year we shared with you The Top 5 Regrets Of The Dying. We were inspired by Bronnie Ware who originally created the article, so we decided to interview a number of patients […]

10 Amazing Gift Ideas For Your Girls
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10 Amazing Gift Ideas For Your Girls

I don’t know about you, but I find that giving a great gift is a lot more fun than getting something. It’s even more fun when you know that you’ve gotten something really super amazing that will take you from someones #6 favorite person to somewhere in their top three. […]

Don’t be Afraid to Haggle: How to Negotiate the Price of Almost Everything
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Don’t be Afraid to Haggle: How to Negotiate the Price of Almost Everything

Unless you have SO much money that you’re happy overpaying for things, you should never be ashamed to haggle and negotiate for a better deal. If you think that it’s embarrassing to ask for a better price, you need to get over yourself and realize that it’s more embarrassing being […]

6 Cute Cheap Halloween Costume Ideas
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6 Cute Cheap Halloween Costume Ideas

Ever since moving to NYC, Halloween has become my absolute favorite holiday. People in the city REALLY get into it, getting decked out in the most creative and unbelievable costumes. This is why it’s unfortunate that so many girls fall back on the predictable “slut” costume. Whether it be a […]