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Can a collector be frugal?

I always had some sort of collection on the go as a kid. Usually multiple at once. Key chains, interesting rocks, Beanie Babies, and old coins are a few I remember off the top of my head.

I think this is pretty common for children, but it doesn’t always carry over to adulthood. I won’t go as far as to say the world can be divided between collectors and non-collectors, but it does make for an interesting dichotomy.

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4 Tips to Avoid Mindless Purchases

I have struggled with a shopping addiction in the past. Mindlessly spending $1,000 at Sephora really woke me up to this issue, and shortly after I took some steps to ensure something like that wouldn’t happen again. Most of my mindless purchases were made online, and these four steps truly helped me to minimize them. As always, your mileage may vary.

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