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Live Like A Boss On Any Salary

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! When I got my first summer job 23 years ago, I spent that money faster than you can say supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. Over that 23 year span I held over 30 jobs and I learned valuable lessons at every single one. Here are a few ways to maximize your income […]

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Ways To Cut Cable And Still Watch Your Favorite Shows 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I normally don’t get inspiration from rap songs, but when I do, it’s to save you some money! Cut it, cut it, cut it… There’s a song that repeats the words “cut it.”  I have no idea what they are talking about, but their idea certainly applies […]

On Wine And Paint Parties

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! I had the pleasure of attending a wine and paint birthday party. This was my first wine and paint party and I thought it was a great idea. The artist will come to your home (or a few have their own studios) and will bring all of […]

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$25 Holiday Cash Giveaway 5

  Hello Sophisticated Spenders! Holidays are normally full of cheer.  But for some the holidays are a source of stress. People stress about gift giving. I don’t understand why! Most people don’t even remember what you bought them last year (go ahead and try to remember every single gift). More […]

What To Do With $1,000 Now (Update) 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! In November of 2011 I wrote post that went a little something like this: This months money magazine had an article titled What To Do With $1,000 Now.  (Assuming you don’t have any credit card debt!) Here are some of the things they suggested.  Please tell me in […]

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5 Easy Ways to Save Money ($500) By Christmas 6

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! It’s never too early to start saving money for Christmas!  I know that people tend to not plan ahead or rush out to use lay away to buy junk presents.  So I am challenging my SophisticatedSpendologists to start planning today! I want my readers to Save Money […]

Apple Care or Nah?

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! My MacBook Air is back! Last Wednesday, I dropped my computer off at the Apple store because it was broken. I would turn it on and would hear the chime, the apple on the back would illuminate but nothing would happen on the screen or keyboard (they […]

PSA Back That Thang Up

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! My posts have been sporadic lately because my MacBook is broken (again). Not only am I good at blogging, I’m also good at breaking computers *sigh I did NOT purchase Apple Care for my computer but it is covered under a 1 year limited warranty. I have […]

Why I Don’t Have Insurance on My Cellphone (Update) 4

Hello Sophisticated Spenders! New phone zone!!!!!! As promised, here’s an update on my previous post: Why I Don’t Have Insurance on My Cellphone (and Why You Shouldn’t Either). You can read all about my situation by clicking here. In a nutshell, I cracked the screen on the camera lens of […]