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  • 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

  • Fashion + Style

    How to Shop Goodwill

    Ah, Goodwill. We know what you’re thinking—sequined holiday sweaters and acid wash mommy jeans. Well, there is some of that—but you may not realize that amidst the trove of fashion faux-pas, there are some bonafide gems to be discovered. If you can just get past the mothball smell, and remember that thrift shopping is a [...] Read More

    November 20, 2007 by Angela