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30 Killer Websites That Will Save You Money

30 Killer Websites That Will Save You Money

The Internet has changed the way we think, shop, read, earn money… it has changed the way we live! One of the most important benefits we have gained from the World Wide Web is effective budget management. Although those deals and coupons can tempt you to spend more than planned, you cannot neglect the fact that you can save – and make – a lot of money by accessing the right websites.

Get ready to start bookmarking, because you are about to discover 30 budget-friendly websites that will make you a smarter shopper and help you earn money along the way.

Clothes

1. Rent the Runway

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    So you need a special piece for an important event? You don’t need to spend thousands of dollars on designer clothes when you can rent them at RentTheRunway.com for a massively reduced price tag.

    2. thredUP

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      This website will help you get cheap clothes and make some cash at the same time. ThredUP is a fashion resale website where you can buy secondhand clothing or sell some of your own pieces. The clothing items featured at the website are as good as new, so you can get some really amazing deals!

      3. Twice

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        If you don’t manage to find the piece you need at thredUP, then Twice should be your next shopping destination. You’ll love the 40% off deal for your first order at this website! Twice allows you to buy high-quality items or sell the clothes you want to get rid of.

        Books and movies

        4. PaperBack Swap

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          Who needs to spend money on books when there are so many people who would love to trade? If you are not emotionally attached to the books in your library, you should join the book club at PaperBackSwap.com and start swapping editions with other members. There are over 4 million books to choose from!

          5. Chegg

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            No students look forward to spending too much money on textbooks. Thanks to Chegg, they can buy or rent used books and save up to 90%.

            6. Swap a DVD

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              Planning a movie night with your friends? This website enables you to swap the movies you’ve already watched and get some of the available DVDs in return. There are over 250,000 movies currently available at the website.

              Earning money through freelance writing

              7. FreelancerCareers

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                The competition at this website is fierce, but great writing talent always gets noticed (especially if you are skilled in resume writing). You’ll be able to apply for hundreds of freelance writing jobs associated to your interests and knowledge. The 24/7 support system functions impeccably too, so you’ll be able to solve any issue with no delays.

                8. Writers.ph

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                  At this website, you can choose from a myriad of freelance writing jobs in different categories. It won’t take much time for you to get used to the way Writers.ph functions and start making an income, since you’ll get orders related to the subjects of your interest.

                  9. AsiaWriters

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                    This is a freelance writing organization that offers financially-rewarding jobs. All you need to do is focus on the writing and leave the other concerns to the support management system at the website. You’ll earn up to $30 per page for your work.

                    10. EssayWriters.net

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                      If you are good in academic writing, then you can get a decent monthly income at this website. The constant flow of orders enables you to get the right job exactly when you need it and earn up to $30 per page for your efforts.

                      Travel

                      11. CarmaCarpool

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                        You can get a more affordable, faster and greener commute if you simply use Carma – a site that enables you to find a match and share the driving costs.

                        12. Yapta

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                          Thanks to this website, you can find awesome travel deals and reserve your spot right on time. Plus, you can track different deals and wait for an e-mail alert, so you can make an early booking as soon as the prices drop.

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                          13. Airbnb

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                            Who needs an expensive hotel or a pricey, but awful rented room when you can rent real homes in over 190 countries? Thanks to Airbnb, you can find lovely accommodations for incredibly cheap prices.

                            14. Booking Buddy

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                              When you are about to organize a trip, you need to compare the costs of different booking sites. There is no need to waste your time making comparison charts; BookingBuddy.com enables you to find the best deal within minutes.

                              Exercise

                              15. Cody

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                                This website enables you to purchase different plans from renowned trainers. There are different categories you can choose from – functional fitness, weight loss, strength, flexibility, yoga, and more.

                                16. YogaGlo

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                                  With the increased popularity of yoga, good instructors started charging sky-high prices for their classes and luxurious retreats. When you become part of the YogaGlo online community, you will practice with some of the greatest teachers for a low monthly charge of $18.

                                  Coupons and gift cards

                                  17. Swagbucks

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                                    Thanks to this website, you can get free gift cards by using the Internet for searching, shopping, taking polls, playing games and watching videos.

                                    18. Current Codes

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                                      Instead of browsing through different shopping websites to find the best deals, you can simply access CurrentCodes.com and find functional codes for your favorite retailers.The website is solely focused on coupon codes though, so don’t expect to find information about deals and sales.

                                      19. CoupFlip

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                                        You have a daily deal coupon you don’t intend to use? You can sell it at CoupFlip.com. You won’t have to wait for a purchaser either – you can instantly sell the deal at the website. In addition, you can shop for deals with huge discounts!

                                        20. The Krazy Coupon Lady

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                                          This is the most popular online database of mobile coupons, printable coupons, and deals from a great base of retailers. You should tame your enthusiasm though, since the greatest deals can lead you to unplanned shopping sprees.

                                          Food and drinks

                                          21. Neighborhood Fruit

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                                            The concept of this website is rather unusual, but fun and effective nevertheless. You can sell or buy fresh local fruit and save money while promoting a great cause.

                                            22. Supercook

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                                              It doesn’t matter what kind of food you have in your fridge; you can always combine it into a delicious meal thanks to Supercook – a website that will release your creativity and increase the potential of your fridge.

                                              23. Get Drunk Not Fat

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                                                A few nights out can be devastating to your budget. Thanks to the chart provided at this website, you can find beers, wines and other types of beverages sorted by the cost of 1 oz of pure alcohol.

                                                24. $5 Dinners

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                                                  Good meals can get really expensive. This blog provides you with coupons, recipes and tips on budget-friendly eating.

                                                  Electronics

                                                  25. Cellswapper

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                                                    Are you stuck in a phone plan and want to find an easy way out? You can swap it for a new short-term contract or simply give it away at Cellswapper.com and forego bothering with early-termination fees.

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                                                    26. Glyde

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                                                      This website enables you to get the best price for your video game or gadget. In addition, you can buy things on Glyde and save up to 90% through a convenient and safe buying experience.

                                                      27. Monoprice

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                                                        The great daily deals, products on clearance and seasonal discounts at Monoprice.com will surely make you happy.

                                                        Prescription drugs

                                                        28. GoodPx

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                                                          Thanks to GoodPx, you can compare the prices for FDA-approved prescription drugs at the pharmacies near your location. In addition, you can find great discounts, coupons, and cheaper generics that will save you a lot of money.

                                                          Paying bills

                                                          29. WhiteFence

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                                                            If you want to save money on your bills, then you need to find out what the average rates are. Thanks to WhiteFence, you can get such information and realize if you’re overpaying for Internet, cable, or phone services.

                                                            30. Undebt.it

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                                                              The payment plan generated by this service will help you manage your budget in the most effective manner. Thanks to Undebt.it, you’ll never forget the upcoming due dates and you’ll always know exactly how much money you need to reserve for the bills.

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                                                              40 Healthy And Really Delicious Meals You Can Make Under $5

                                                              40 Healthy And Really Delicious Meals You Can Make Under $5

                                                              Ever had those moments where you really wanted to eat something delicious and healthy but didn’t have the financials means to do so? Whether you’re a student or parent, this compilation of 40 great, healthy, and inexpensive recipes will make every night special and help you get fit! No more meals where you have to force the food down! It’s time to make that budget your best friend and turn it into great recipes. Enjoy!

                                                              1. Fish Tacos in Crunchy Shells ($3.56 per serving)

                                                              Is there a better way to end the day than a Fish Taco dinner filled with protein and nutrients and is easy on the wallet? This recipe calls for a boys’ or girls’ night in front of a good movie or game.

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                                                                2. Mini-Meatball Noodle Soup ($3.43 per serving)

                                                                We’ve heard of the delicious spaghetti and meatballs recipes, but imagine having that same meatball goodness in a soup? It’s like Christmas in a bowl. Healthy, warm, and only $3.43 per serving.

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                                                                  3. Spaghetti and (Vegan) Meatballs ($2.13 per serving)

                                                                  Now it’s time to look at the traditional spaghetti and meatballs recipe, but with a little twist: vegan meatballs. This way, you can enjoy the Italian tradition without adding on the extra calories. I’m sold!

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                                                                    4. Kabocha Squash and Lentils ($3.12 per serving)

                                                                    Absolutely delicious way to end the day with a Kabocha Squash and lentils dinner. The beauty of this recipe is that you can actually make many other things from the mixture, from dips to full-on meals. All under $5 per serving.

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                                                                      5. Baked Coconut Lentils ($0.91 per serving)

                                                                      Coconuts are always a good idea, but it doesn’t have to be eaten only for dessert or breakfast. With this great recipe, you can now eat a lunch or dinner filled proteins and a coconut twist. Yum!

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                                                                        6. Easy Marinated Roasted Chicken ($3.40 per serving)

                                                                        We love chicken and at less than $5 per serving, we are in heaven with this recipe. Add some vegetables and rice on the side and you’ve got yourself a full meal!

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                                                                          7. Organic Greens and Goat Cheese Gratin ($2.36 per serving)

                                                                          This is absolutely divine. You get in your healthy greens and your fat macros with this great recipe. Takes only a few minutes to make and it’s easy on the wallet. Bon Appetite!

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                                                                            8. Beef Pot Roast ($3.22 per serving)

                                                                            One word: perfect. This meal will warm your insides and fill you up with the high protein content.

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                                                                              9. Fajita-Style Quesadillas ($0.43 per serving)

                                                                              If you want to eat Mexican tonight but want to stay in your budget, this Quesadilla recipe is your best friend. It’s tasty and filled with healthy ingredients for less than a dollar per serving.

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                                                                                10. Fish Tostadas with Chili Lime Cream ($2.82 per serving)

                                                                                Another great lunch idea for the busy days ahead. Prep this in the morning or the night before and you’ve got yourself a healthy and cheap lunch meal!

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                                                                                  11. Beef and Black Bean Chili ($1.36 per serving)

                                                                                  Might not look like much, but this amazing chili is actually extremely healthy for you. The protein from the beef and the carbs from the black beans will fill you up in no time, and keep you full for a long period of time. Delicious and warm, just right for the winter!

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                                                                                    12. Crispy Fish and Peppers ($2.18 per serving)

                                                                                    Amazing recipe for anyone looking to change up their meals while keeping their macros in check and not going overboard on spending. Satisfies your crunch tooth (see what I did there?) and gives you all the protein you need to stay full and lean.

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                                                                                      13. Vegetarian Gumbo ($1.50 per serving)

                                                                                      You have the perfect macro mix here with the carbs, fats, and proteins. At less than $5 per serving, you’ve got yourself a meal that will last for the whole week!

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                                                                                        14. Mexican White Bean Soup ($0.99 per serving)

                                                                                        With the cold weather creeping in, it’s not a surprise that soups are coming back in style. This great Mexican White Bean Soup dish will keep you warm for winter without making a hole in your pocket.

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                                                                                          15. Black Beans with Mango & Cilantro ($0.38 per serving)

                                                                                          Mangoes make every dish a little bit sweeter, which is why we absolutely love this recipe. A normal rice and bean dish might be a little meh, but add the sugary taste of mangoes and you’ve got yourself a party!

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                                                                                            16. Bean Burritos ($0.71 per serving)

                                                                                            If you’re having people over tonight and don’t want to spend too much time or money on food, this dish is a great option! You can even cut up the burritos into pieces and make finger foods while everyone’s watching the game or gossiping.

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                                                                                              17. Five-Spice Beef Kabobs ($2.43 per serving)

                                                                                              The spices in this recipes add a delicious twist to the beef kabobs, which is definitely worth trying!

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                                                                                                18. Cornmeal Crusted Pork ($1.92 per serving)

                                                                                                If you like the fried crunch but want to opt for a healthier alternative, cornmeal is your man. This healthy recipe will satisfy all your fried desires without making you pop open your pant’s button.

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                                                                                                  19. Chicken, Tomato & Cucumber Dinner Salad ($2.57 per serving)

                                                                                                  Easy to do, extremely healthy, and super delicious. A must-try!

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                                                                                                    20. Lentil Soup with Beef and Red Pepper ($1.90 per serving)

                                                                                                    I can’t believe how cheap this meal is, especially for all the nutrients it contains. You can make a big pot on Sunday night and divide it into small portions to last you a whole week.

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                                                                                                      21. Smoky Mushroom Stroganoff ($1.90 per serving)

                                                                                                      Craving pasta but not sure what to top it off with? How about smoky mushrooms with a twist?

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                                                                                                        22. White Bean Tuna Salad ($1.36 per serving)

                                                                                                        You can add this White Bean Tuna Salad in your sandwich or just eat it as-is for a quick lunch on a busy day.

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                                                                                                          23. Sausage Eggwiches ($0.80 per serving)

                                                                                                          Who says you have to eat fast food to get an eggwich? This delicious recipe will give you an amazingly healthy eggwich for less than a dollar per portion. Can you say Breakfast?

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                                                                                                            24. Baja-Cali Black Bean Salad ($1.17 per serving)

                                                                                                            Great snack to add to a movie-night with friends. You don’t have to use chemically-processed salsas anymore, you can now use this homemade salad for your chip dips.

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                                                                                                              25. Gnocchi, Sweet Corn & Arugula in Cream Sauce ($2.24 per serving)

                                                                                                              Italians always knew how to make carbs look good! This delicious Gnocchi recipe will give your lunch a whole new meaning. Easy to make and only $2.24 per serving.

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                                                                                                                26. Vegetable Lasagna ($1.73 per serving)

                                                                                                                If you were looking for a healthy lasagna, you’ve just found it. At under $5 per serving, you can fill yourself up right away without putting on the extra calories.

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                                                                                                                  27. Fajita-Ranch Chicken Wraps ($2.05 per serving)

                                                                                                                  Don’t know what to make for lunch this week? How about delicious chicken wraps with a healthy ranch? This recipe will make all your lunches, even the quick ones, healthy and colorful.

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                                                                                                                    28. Quinoa with Pan Roasted Brussels Sprouts ($1.24 per serving)

                                                                                                                    A dish that has quinoa and brussel sprouts can’t be unhealthy, it just can’t, which is why this dish is one to keep in the books. Easy to make, healthy, and will keep you full for a long period of time.

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                                                                                                                      29. Butternut Squash Chili ($1.04 per serving)

                                                                                                                      You don’t need meat to make chili now that you have this recipe! It’s 100% healthy, filling, and smells absolutely delicious.

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                                                                                                                        30. Fast Shrimp Bisque ($2.03 per serving)

                                                                                                                        Seafood doesn’t have to be expensive if you know how to do it right, and this fast shrimp bisque is a great recipe to try if you’re in the mood for some seafood!

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                                                                                                                          31. Chicken-Noodle Casserole ($0.98 per serving)

                                                                                                                          Looks divine doesn’t it? This super easy to make dish will satisfy all your taste buds without burning a hole in your wallet or adding a few extra numbers on the scale.

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                                                                                                                            32. Burrito Cups ($1.18 per serving)

                                                                                                                            Entertaining someone tonight and don’t know what to make as appetizers? These burrito cups are a great alternative to chips or other greasy finger foods. All you need to enjoy it is a spoon and a cup.

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                                                                                                                              33. Lemon-Dill Shrimp & Pasta ($2.45 per serving)

                                                                                                                              Another impressive shrimp recipe under $5 per serving. The lemon-dill twist adds a great taste to the dish.

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                                                                                                                                34. Potato Frittata ($0.87 per serving)

                                                                                                                                If you want to eat potatoes for breakfast but still want it to be healthy, this is the recipe for you. At under a dollar per serving, this potato frittata will make you see potatoes in a whole new light.

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                                                                                                                                  35. Grilled Pork and Pineapple ($2.67 per serving)

                                                                                                                                  Meat and fruits? Oh, yes. The juiciness of the pork mixed with the liquid sugar in the pineapple will make you wish you knew about it sooner.

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                                                                                                                                    36. Greek Honey-Lemon Pork Chops ($2.15 per serving)

                                                                                                                                    Another splendid recipe mixing sweet and salty for a healthy meal. Easy to make and absolutely mouthwatering.

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                                                                                                                                      37. Jamaican Pork Stir-Fry ($2 per serving)

                                                                                                                                      You can add this healthy stir-fry to any dish as a side or amply enjoy it as-is for lunch or dinner. You can even make a wrap sandwich out of it if you’re in a rush to eat.

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                                                                                                                                        38. Herbed Salmon ($2.49 per serving)

                                                                                                                                        Salmon contains a healthy dose of fats that will boost your metabolism, lower inflammation, and make you happier. At under $5 per serving, need I say more?

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                                                                                                                                          39. Five-Spice Pork Kabobs ($1.96 per serving)

                                                                                                                                          Exquisite recipe under $5 per serving that will most definitely awe everyone at your dinner party.

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                                                                                                                                            40. Stuffed Sweet Potatoes with Mango-Black Bean Salsa ($1.24 per serving)

                                                                                                                                            You don’t have to eat sweet potatoes alone anymore with this flavorful recipe.

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