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Best practices and tips for both short and long-term financial needs.

Free resource by the money experts at Freddy's Fast Cash in East Texas

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The Best Free or Cheap Halloween Stuff: Costumes, Music, & More

Oct 21, 2020

If you love Halloween and all that it involves – costumes, creepy decorations, spooky music, and scary movies – then now is your time of year.

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Halloween 2020: Trick or Treating Times and CDC Guidelines

Oct 20, 2020

Halloween 2020: Trick or Treating Times and CDC Guidelines Halloween is quickly approaching! If you and your family love Halloween then you have likely already been thinking about your costumes and considering…

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The Best DIY Halloween Costumes You Can Make For Free

Oct 20, 2020

Halloween can be a lot of fun but it can also be expensive. If your Halloween fun has to be on a budget this year, then purchasing a costume at your local…

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Extreme Budget DIY & Life Hacks To Save Money

Oct 19, 2020
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Let’s face it – we could all use a little extra cash. Whether it’s an upcoming vacation, kids’ extracurriculars, that new gadget, or Christmas being just around the corner…there’s always somewhere a few dollars (or a LOT of dollars!) could be put to good use. It may cost you a bit of time and some elbow grease, but these simple life hacks will put you on track to some serious saving!

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Why Is It Important To Save Money?

Oct 9, 2020
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Saving money can feel like an impossible goal when you are struggling to make ends meet. If saving is not a priority, it is easy to spend everything you make each month and end up with little to nothing by the time your next paycheck comes through.

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What To Do When You’re Bored in East Texas

Oct 7, 2020
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When you’re bored, time can feel like it slows down to a snail’s pace. Some people conquer boredom by online shopping or going to an amusement park. However, many activities that provide entertainment can also be expensive.

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These 10 Free Apps & Tools Can Help You Get Out Of Debt

Sep 29, 2020
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If you have some debt and you’re looking for a way out, check out these high-quality apps and tools designed to help you reduce what you owe and eventually get out of debt completely.

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How To Go On Cheap Vacations With No Money In Texas

Sep 25, 2020
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Whether you like the outdoors, exploring a new destination, or relaxing by the pool, there are several places around the Texas area where vacations are incredibly inexpensive

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The Best Car Insurance Companies in Texas

Sep 22, 2020
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When it comes to protecting your most expensive purchases – such as your car – it is wise to look for options that have a long track record of paying claims.

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How To Claim Free Items Nearby

Sep 21, 2020
Tons of items like scissors and tools that could be recycled.

The core idea of freecycling is to keep more items out of the landfills and save you money. Here’s how it works.

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Household Life Hacks That Will Save You Hundreds

Sep 18, 2020
A man and a boy save money at home.

Learning how to save money at home can reduce the stress in your life and free up time for you to focus on doing the things you enjoy.

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