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  • The Budget Holiday Shopping Guide

    Black Friday, Part II: Budget Shopping for Yourself

    Even if you already have all your Christmas shopping done, Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving) is a great day to stock up on home items. I stumbled upon this forum on DealUnion.com, a site that highlights the best deals on the web. In the forum, people have posted early sneak peaks at Black Friday [...] Read More

    November 22, 2007 by TBF

  • The Best Coupons + Deals

    Seventh Generation: Get Coupons

    What: Print e-coupons for Seventh Generation products from the comfort of your home. The lowdown: Go to the Seventh Generation website before you head to your local retailer to purchase your eco-cleaning products.  You can print out some great money-saving coupons, good in stores only (not redeemable online). Print it! Online simply give your email [...] Read More

    November 22, 2007 by TBF

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    The Best Foundation for Black Women

    Dear Budget Fashionista, I am African-American and I have very dark skinned with purple undertones and I have the hardest time finding foundation and concealers for my skin tone on a budget. Can you recommend a good, budget friendly, make-up company for me? Best Foundation for Black Women on a Budget Until recently, women of [...] Read More

    November 21, 2007 by Kathryn

  • Fashion + Style

    The Look: The Picture Wall

    I love the strong clean lines of pictures on a wall in uniform frames, but a look like this can get expensive, with matted frames running for $20 or more. Fortunately, you’re in luck, Walmart sells picture frames with mattes for 2 for $5, just keep an eye out near the frame section. Make sure [...] Read More

    November 21, 2007 by TBF

  • The Budget Holiday Shopping Guide

    Where to Find Black Friday Deals

    I’m not a big Black Friday shopper. It’s not that I don’t enjoy saving money (you know I love a deal), but it seems like the extreme deals offered on that day (laptops for $200 bucks) bring out the worst in people. I’ve seen children elbowed, old women trampled on, and one woman literally have [...] Read More

    November 21, 2007 by TBF