Free online surveys for extra cash

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I am a SAHM (stay at home mom) so when I stumbled upon this concept I was thrilled. I saw a site for doing online surveys for cash, and the best part is it is free to do online surveys. I researched it and it seemed legit. I have already made hundreds in the past year with online surveys. If you are looking to make extra cash then free online surveys might be perfect for you. You will not get rich from online surveys and at times it can be a bit boring. If you stick with it, sign into a few different free online survey sites a day (when you are surfing the web anyway) then you can earn some extra cash.  Now I will explain my top 3 GPT sites and why they are my top 3 GPT sites.
1.) Cash Crate  This site is an all around good GPT website. It has many cash offers which is when you make money signing up for things such as sweepstakes and free trials. It has an amazing referral program which you start by earning 20% of your first level refferals cash offers and survey earnings and 10% of your second level’s. This percent only increases with your rise in refferals. This site was made well and there is even a game that allows you to earn some extra cash.
2.) Inbox Dollars-  This site is a lot like Cash Crate. It has great offers, a referral program, and the site is set up a little like Cash Crate. I like inbox Dollars because they start you off with $5 dollars to begin with. They also have emails that you earn 2 cents when you open. The more you use the site the more they send them.
3.) Treasure Trooper This site includes cash surveys, cash offers, and extra cash with referrals also. This site has ways to earn cash prizes with treasures and scavenger hunts.  Treasure Trooper is a bit more confusing but they make the site more fun oriented.   See post on Squidoo.

Money Saving Tip #2 : Make your own coffee.

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I know you have probably heard this a hundred times, but honestly if you stop buying your coffee out you can save so much money.  I used to pay almost 3 dollars for coffee every morning and sometimes during my lunch break I’d get a second.  I was spending easily spend a thousand dollars a year on coffee and same with my boyfriend.  I thought I could never get give it up, that is was my one habit I just had to have.  Then one day I decided to seriously quit.  If I start making my coffee at home with just the money I spend on it there is enough extra money for a small vacation.  Also, my coffee is always to my liking.  Its one of the best financial decisions I have made, yet so simple.

Money Saving Tip #1 : Skip the gym membership.

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Are you stuck paying a $20 gym membership fee to a gym you can’t even remember where its located?  Get rid of it.  Save yourself around $200 dollars a year (give or take) and go for a jog, lift dollar weights at home, or enjoy a nice bike ride around the neighborhood.  If you live close to work, why not walk there?  If you are adamant about using a tread mill or elliptical, why not purchase one?  In just a couple years it will pay for itself.  Gym memberships are like throwing money down the toilet.  There are much cheaper alternatives and if your serious about saving money it is something to really think about.

Hello bloggers

I would like to start this site with a little introduction of myself.  I am a 23 year frugal female.  I am currently living in a teeny apartment along with my “Fiance” (something about that word rubs me the wrong way) and my newborn daughter.  I am a stay at home mom for the time being and for the past year I have put my frugality to use and have been researching in all of my free time how to save and make the most money possible in my circumstances. 

No, being frugal doesn’t mean you have to steal the ketchup and jelly packets at the nearby diner.  It’s really a lot easier than you may think.  Once you start saving, it is almost like a game. 

I, like many of you are going to realize, wish I had started saving and being more frugal way earlier in life.  I am dedicated to come out on top and will do everything I can to help you all too.