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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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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. […]

10 Frugal Ways to get Fit this Winter

I did the unthinkable today. I willingly stood on a scale, knowing full well the number would make me squawk. And squawk I did. OK, I had a little fit too. If you’re anything like me, then you *might* just need a little nudge to remove that little extra holiday pudge. […]

Happy Blogiversary! Year Two on Squawkfox!

Today marks the second “Blogiversary” of this digital space known as Squawkfox. When I started this blog two years ago I never thought that anyone would stop by to subscribe to my squawks or would want to snicker at my wacky words. I was wrong. You’re all laughing with me — or at me — so yay! […]