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Spartan Savvy: Mother’s Day DIYs

Spartan Savvy: Mother’s Day DIYs

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
May 8, 2017
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Mother’s Day is less than a week away, and finding the perfect gift for your mother can be a challenge. Even more difficult is finding presents that fit your budget. If you do not want to spend a lot of money, you can easily give her a homemade substitute. We have a list of creative and thoughtful...

Spartan Saavy: How to defeat summer boredom

Spartan Saavy: How to defeat summer boredom

May 3, 2017
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It may seem like the school year is never ending, but summer is closer than you may think. While doing nothing all summer may be the ideal vacation for some, you may want to use your time to your full advantage. However, it can be difficult to think of ideas or activities that you may enjoy. Here are so...

Spartan Savvy: Spring staycation

Spartan Savvy: Spring staycation

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
March 28, 2017
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Spring break is a great time relax, travel, and be with friends. More often than not, however, the ideal spring break costs a bit more money than you would like to spend. If you do not have a beach vacation planned and want to make the best use of your time, we have some places to recommend. These loca...

Spartan Savvy: How to save and eat your greens

Spartan Savvy: How to save and eat your greens

Emily Maroni and Miranda Canacci
February 23, 2017
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Making the decision to eat healthier is one thing, but following through with that decision is another. Eating clean can be difficult when you do not know what to buy or which items are worth splurging for. Still, being economically conscious is easier than you think when it comes to grocery shopping. H...

Spartan Savvy: How to keep your New Year’s resolutions

Spartan Savvy: How to keep your New Year’s resolutions

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
January 5, 2017
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At the beginning of the year, many people set resolutions and goals for themselves to accomplish. While 75% of resolutions are kept in the first week of January, only 46 % make it through the first six months of the year. To make good on your resolutions, it is important to stay organized, consistent, ...

Spartan Savvy: Surviving Black Friday

Spartan Savvy: Surviving Black Friday

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
November 23, 2016
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After spending a day with family giving thanks, many Americans drive to the nearest retail outlets to participate in the biggest shopping day of the year: Black Friday. While there are several horror stories of Black Friday gone wrong, you can survive with these tips. Set a spending limit Bef...

Spartan savvy: Early bird sales before turkey day

Spartan savvy: Early bird sales before turkey day

Emily Maroni and Miranda Canacci
November 17, 2016
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Although it isn’t Black Friday, many stores are beginning to offer great early bird savings. Walmart is advertising large savings with their online specials right now. These specials include an Apple iPad Air 2 for $124.00 less than its original price, a set of Rachael Ray cookware for $99.99 ($109.01 in ...

Spartan Savvy: Bring home the bacon for less

Spartan Savvy: Bring home the bacon for less

Emily Maroni and Miranda Canacci
November 9, 2016
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Food that is both delicious and inexpensive is hard to come by. With so many options available, it is difficult to know which restaurants offer discounts, or which days the discounts are offered. To find a solution, look no further than this article. Here is a list of deals for local and fast food r...

Spartan Savvy: DIY Halloween Costumes

Spartan Savvy: DIY Halloween Costumes

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
October 27, 2016
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Spartan Savvy: DIY Halloween costumes Finding fun and creative Halloween costumes can be difficult, especially when you are on a budget. A store-bought costume could cost up to $80, and you will most likely only get one wear out of your costume. Fortunately, there are cheaper alternatives that will...

Spartan Savvy: Date ideas on a budget

Spartan Savvy: Date ideas on a budget

Miranda Canacci and Emily Maroni
October 17, 2016
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Coming up with fun date ideas can be a tough. Finding options that are within your budget is even more of a challenge. Luckily, Spartan Savvy has you covered. Here are some creative and inexpensive date night plans for you and your special someone. Dinner for Two Dinner is a simple and intimate w...

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