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Old 02-09-2013, 06:17 PM   #10
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Re: What was the thriftiest decision or change your family made?

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Originally Posted by mrspopo View Post
Free stuff and minimalism has been the biggest thing for me to curtail spending. I just dont want the things i used to want.
This too. Changing our wants. And it definitely helps to not watch TV/commercials. When our kids get to Christmas, they have very simple, achievable gift ideas rather than wanting every squeaking sqwaking thing they've had marketed to them on kids shows ad nauseum.
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