Have you tried everything under the sun to save money, only to fail miserably? Here's why.
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Some call the upscale supermarket 'Whole Paycheck' because you can spend a lot of money there in a flash. But we found some items that are cheaper here than at Safeway.
Ease the stress of living on minimum wage by drawing on government and other assistance programs. Also, invest in yourself.
Brace yourself for big, unexpected expenses by setting aside cash for those occasions -- and decide just what the word 'emergency' means to you.
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