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Sign Up Here for Credit Card Assurance?

Why would someone pay for credit card payment assurance to the tune of $1.99 per month?

I recently opened a credit card to take advantage of some rewards in the next few months, which I plan to close shortly after that. When activating the card, you were required to call their toll free number to “potentially” receive a $20 gift card. There was no way to activate the card online. Otherwise, I would’ve gone that route. Continue reading…

May 2017 Frugal Momster Expense Report: I bought a boat!

May was a month for writing checks, especially when it came to leisurely activities or having some outdoor work done around our house. We won’t recap the work that’ll be happening outdoors in June until after it’s complete. So, our expense report won’t reflect those expenditures until they actually cash those checks (or even request them).

I bought a boat!

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Rucking a Muck

I’ve been overweight for quite some time now, almost two years since I gave birth to Crab. Since his birth in August 2015, I’ve dropped 40lbs, but I had hoped to be closer to my normal last summer. Alas, I’ve missed the boat on reaching that goal, nor the one during the winter, or spring, but I still have plans to get back to normal within the 2017 calendar year.

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