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We’re closing in on the beginning of another new month in 2017, so I thought I’d write a post to talk about those New Year’s Resolutions we all made. So, how are ya’ll doing?  Past Resolutions My past resolutions, dating as far back as college, have been beneficial and easily attainable. One year, I decided I [...]

We’ve been reserving each Friday here at Mad Money Monster for a little relaxation and reward. This Friday, I’ve scoured the wonderful World Wide Web to bring you some of my favorite inspirational quotes. Without further ado… My Top 10 Favorite Inspirational Quotes 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. – MY ABSOLUTE FAVORITE 7. 8. [...]

I’ve noticed there are a lot of items that Mr. Money Monster and I just don’t buy.  These little items add up to big savings over the course of a year or more. Here’s a not all-inclusive list of items we ALWAYS live without… New Cars:  We have NEVER owned a new car.  Even before [...]

It’s November and we’ve officially hammered the final nail into the coffin of Halloween 2015.  It’s time to start thinking about buying gifts for all of our beloved family and friends!  Should I go for the Norelco beard trimmer for Mr. Money Monster?  Or, should I opt for a new nine iron so he can [...]

Do You Take This Shoestring To Be Your Wedding Budget?  “I Do!” Well, we did it!  We got hitched and we are now officially Mr. and Mrs. Money Monster.  Tonight is the last night of our Vermont Honeymoon and I couldn’t be happier to be starting this blog post.  My apologies for being MIA the [...]

I am a firm believer in figuring out how to do everything in a less expensive (or no expense) way.  However, my frugality does have its freakin’ limits.  Last night, as I was trying to ignore the fact that I was shivering under 3 blankets, I decided that I cannot sacrifice my own physical comfort [...]

If you buy into the American Dream of Consumerism, kids are going to rock your financial world.  Yes, childcare can sometimes put a major dent into your income.  But, even that can be handled less expensively with alternative options.  Remember, where there is a will, there IS a way.  If you live sensibly and offer [...]

One House, Two House, Red House, Blue House I LOVE houses!  There’s a very strong emotional reason for this that is explained here in my very first post.  When I met Mr. Money Monster two years ago, we lived two hours apart *GASP*.  It wasn’t ideal; however, Mr. Money Monster didn’t have any children and [...]

It Is Truly Nice to Meet you! Since this is my very first blog post, I’d like to start by introducing myself.  My name is Mad Money Monster.  I wanted a catchy pen name and this one was available as a .com and on all social media forums, so I snagged it!  Suckas!  :) I [...]

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