House or Honeymoon? →
Do you regret having had a big expensive wedding? Are you thinking of foregoing your honeymoon in favor of saving for a down payment? Let us help you weigh the pros and cons of planning your special day while securing your financial future!
Men, Money & Sex →
Whether we like it or not, men paying money for sex has been part of almost every culture around the world for centuries. So, if your partner told you he just spent his extra cash on a lap dance, what would you do?!
Organic Giveaway from Yummy Earth →
This week’s GIVEAWAY Winner will receive one Family Size bag of Organic YummyEarth Lollipops! For a chance to win, just LIKE us on Facebook and leave a comment letting us know why you are excited to try this organic candy!
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CHEAP VS. FRUGAL: Groupon Etiquette?! →
When friends go out to dinner and someone has a Groupon deal, how should the bill be split? Read on to see what happened with Nora & Kristi, and tell us what you think!
Make Extra Cash On Ebay →
One woman’s garbage is another woman’s treasure…. So, if you have the urge to clean out your garage AND make some extra money doing it – check out these tips from eBay of how to get started today!
Are Allowances Becoming Extinct? →
Increasingly, giving kids an allowance seems to be a parenting trend of the past… One dad tells us why this old-school money management technique still matters for the new generation of kids!
Travel To Europe For Less! →
Think your dreams of a European vacation will never become a reality? It turns out Europe’s financial woes are adding up to some serious travel savings - that just might allow you to enjoy your favorite Mediterranean food - in the Mediterranean!
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Every curly hair girl in New York uses Deva Curl products and now – you can too! Take advantage of Ricky’s special offer and get a FREE no frizz comb with any Deva Curl purchase that is over $25!
CHEAP VS. FRUGAL: Flying Under The Radar →
Our friend Liz used to work in membership at one of the most elite gyms in Manhattan. The best part of the gig: a free membership that could be used at any location across the country! And even though Liz left the job almost two years ago, she’s still in their system and able to workout for free… SO… Is Liz cheap for taking advantage of the gym’s mistake, or is she frugal for flying under the...
What Is Slow Money? →
Looking for a way to invest in your community? Interested in supporting local organic farms and businesses? Read on to see why Slow Money has been named one of the top 5 investing trends of 2011!
Save On Healthy Travel Snacks! →
Sick of spending way too much money on nasty snacks at the airport? See why preparing your own healthy on-the-go snacks will save you money and make you feel great!
Check Out Our Organic Coupon Corner! →
We are delighted to introduce our new feature – The Organic Coupon Corner! Each week we’ll bring you Fab coupons and deals on natural and Organic products so you can eat healthy – on a budget.
CHEAP VS. FRUGAL: A Dog Sitter’s Dilemma! →
When Leslie’s cousin’s puppy got a attacked by another dog while under her care, she took the pooch to the vet to play it safe. Should Lesile cover the bill or should her cousin? Click here to read today’s article & tell us what you think!
The Polished & Practical Pedicure →
Artfully painted toes can be the ultimate Fab & Fru accessory to your summer outfits. But let’s face it, when you do the job yourself, your feet may feel less than ‘polished’! Read on to see why spending a little cash on a professional pedi is a totally Fab & Fru way to accessorize this summer!
The Expense Of Being Poor: Why Making Less Costs... →
Did you know that you pay more for many things if you’re poor?! Find out how making less can cost you more in everything from bank fees to groceries!
The Slow Food Movement: Eat Locally & Affordably →
Eating healthy and organic doesn’t mean you have to spend a fortune every time you buy groceries. Read on to see how The Slow Food Movement is changing the way people think about their food and why shopping locally pays!
We’ve all been guilty of splurging on a cute pair of expensive heels or jeans. Some items can be hard to resist, but it’s important to always spend wisely. Try setting aside a portion of your discretionary expenses for splurges. This makes it easier to keep your spontaneous buys under control!