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Coming from a third world developing country, living on a limited budget is nothing new. My expertise and interest in this particular topic are all based on actual experience about frugal living, plus the fact that I've spent half of my life as a practicing accountant.
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Guide to the Family Budget: Practical Plans & Tips on Frugal Living

US real median household income 1967 - 2008

Running a household on limited funds could be one difficult task to tackle; it could become a little easier if you check out what our expert writers have to say. Explore our family budget guide and get a load of practical plans and tips on frugal living. Find helpful ideas on how you could get every member of the family to cooperate.

Improve on the family budget that you’re presently working on by exploring fresh ideas about practical budget plans. Since almost everyone is going through the same phase, don’t be surprised if our household money saving tips could be the answers you’ve looking for.

 

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