How I Bought My Wedding Outfits from eBay and Saved 70%

How I Saved 70% Off on My Wedding Outfits

*This post contains affiliate links–clicks and purchases could result a commission for me. I really appreciate your support! If you’re looking for a wedding dress, you’ll probably check the usual suspects: bridal boutiques, pre-owned websites, and maybe some sample sales in your area. But there’s one place worth checking you might not have thought of. […]

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Five Things I Bought That Were Total Fails

Five Shopping Fails

*This post contains affiliate links–clicks and purchases could result a commission for me. I really appreciate your support! Everybody makes mistakes. Even people who blog about personal finance. While it’s easy to judge someone for ignoring their credit card limit or failing to contribute to their 401k, here’s a universal truth: bad purchases happen to […]

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Budget Weddings: Five Dresses Under $500 You Can Buy Right Now

Budget wedding dresses

If you follow me on Twitter, you know that I’ve set myself up for a personal finance fail: planning my wedding in New York City. Warning: Since I’m knee-deep in navigating the wedding industry and how it affects money, I can’t help it—I’m going to be oversharing my thoughts in the next few months. If this will annoy you, then you […]

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How Much Do You Spend on Clothes?

Band of Outsiders Palm Tree Dress

When I used to look at fashion blogs, there was always one thing no one ever seemed to talk about: how much people actually spend on clothes. These blogs would be filled with endless amounts of designer clothes with a seemingly unlimited supply of money to match. Of course I’d put my personal-finance hat on and start […]

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