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Written by Kerry K. Taylor, author of 397 Ways to Save Money - Spend Smarter & Live Well on Less, Squawkfox makes frugal living sexy, delicious, and fun.

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Free Budget Worksheets: Household Net Worth Spreadsheet

The free Household Net Worth Spreadsheet is part of a financial planning series called How to Make a Budget. To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. I’ve put together a bunch of free budget worksheets for this series, starting with the household net worth spreadsheet. […]

Financial Planning: How to Find Your Net Worth

How to Find Your Net Worth is part of a financial planning series called How to Make a Budget. To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. I’m worth it. You’re worth it. We’re all worth it. Great. I love it when advertisers sing me the tales of “worth” to make a sale. The pitch must be working because everyone these days is praised for being “worth it”. But are you worth it? […]

Financial Planning Series: How to Make a Budget

This article is the introduction to a multiple part financial planning series called How to Make a Budget (the unboring way). I’m dropping the B-word today. BUDGET! There, I said it. It’s funny how this simple 6 letter word has the power to strike fear into the hearts of some and cause serious indigestion for others. […]

5 Ways Twitter Can Make You Rich

Please don’t call me a twit because I love Twitter. Sure, many have argued that Twitter is a massive waste of time and does little more than appease our narcissist tendencies, while others claim Twitter is changing the way we live. I’m on neither end of these “news media” extremes. […]

Get Your Cover Letter Template! (four for free)

This article is part of a series called How to Write a Cover Letter. To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. We’ve made it to the final article in the How to Write a Cover Letter series. Yay! And just like in the How to Write a Resume series, I’m ending with a bang by giving you a few free cover letter templates for your downloading pleasure. […]

Free Cover Letter Examples with Cover Letter Tips

This article is part of a series called How to Write a Cover Letter. To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. It’s always a little bit easier to polish up a resume or write a cover letter when you’ve got a few resume cover letter samples to mull over. […]

2 Killer Cover Letter Formats: Classic and Contemporary

This article is part of a series called How to Write a Cover Letter. To start this series from the beginning, read the introduction. I’ve been dreading the continuation of the How to Write a Cover Letter series. It’s not because I’m lazy. […]

Booties, Chickens, and Link Love Oh My!

It’s been a long while since my last linky blog roundup. So I thought I’d kick off the week with some good link love to share. But first, let’s talk dog booties. It seems that after posting 10 Frugal Ways to get Fit this Winter you’re all interested in my dog’s paws. […]

10 Ways to Cut Your Fitness Membership Costs

I’ve seen the signs. Fitness clubs and gyms are working it hard and flexing their marketing muscles to get you sweating in their facilities. […]