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February Challenge: Track Your Spending

January 30, 2015

Did you make a financial resolution for 2015? According to a recent survey by Fidelity, chances are that you have not made one. With only 31%…

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Relationships And Money Challenges

December 3, 2014

Money is a very taboo topic in many relationships. Tensions often arise from a lack of understanding and poor communication. Don't let money negatively affect your…

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Cash Only Challenge: A Success Story

December 23, 2013

Have you been following my "Holiday Budget Challenge" here on TalkingCentsBlog? Check out post #1 and post #2! With today being the day before Christmas…

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Cash-Only Challenge: The Shopping List

November 20, 2013

Welcome to the second edition of the cash-only holiday challenge. This week I'm writing on the importance of shopping with a list.  We at ACCC…

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Challenge: Cash-Only Christmas

November 4, 2013

It's been quite some time since I last wrote for the blog, but with the holidays approaching and our recently released challenge to consumers to…

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CHALLENGE: Cut Holiday Spending

November 6, 2012

I have a confession to make. Last year I went overboard on holiday spending. The Holidays are almost upon us again this year and it’s…

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Approaching School Year Presents New Financial Challenges For Families

September 4, 2012

The back-to-school season is upon us once again, and it brings with it a fresh set of financial questions to wrestle with. Where can you…

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CHALLENGE: 21 Day Spending Freeze

June 21, 2012

This challenge is exactly as it sounds, I'm going to try and  freeze all non-essential spending for 21 days. (more…)

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March Grocery Challenge: Final Update

April 3, 2012

Stop & Shop Trip #3 Date: Wednesday, March 21st $61.05 Stop & Shop Trip #4 Date: Friday, March 23rd $30.73 Stop & Shop Trip #5…

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March Grocery Challenge: Update #1

March 15, 2012

Stop & Shop trip #1 Date: Sunday, March 4th Total: $110.28 Target trip #1 Date: Thursday, March 8th Total: $6.11 Stop & Shop trip #2…

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