Frugal Living

Find out how to adopt a frugal mindset, select a budget that works for you and learn some savings tips and tricks.
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  • Lectures 9
  • Length 37 mins
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 10/2012 English

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the frugal lifestyle. It prepares you to modify your spending behavior.

The video course allows you to participate in many activities to help organize your life and finances.

First, frugality is analyzed to understand the skills and tools needed for a lifestyle adjustment.

Next, household expenses are examined and different methods to plan for the flow of income and expenses are addressed.

Last, expenses for the most common household bills are reviewed to determine where and how to save money.

The course takes an hour to complete, but as you proceed you may want to review sections or take some additional time to review the activities.

Once you’ve completed the course, you will be able to live comfortably while living frugal.


What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will be able to develop skills for a frugal lifestyle, develop a budget plan that works for you, find ways to save on common household expenses

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30 day money back guarantee.

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Lifetime access.

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Certificate of completion.


Section 1: Introduction
Receive an overview of the course. Find out what materials are needed and how you can use the information.
Section 2: Adopt the Frugal Mindset
The concept of frugality is analyzed to understand the skills and tools needed for the lifestyle adjustment
Section 3: Create Your Budget Plan
Household expenses are examined an different methods to plan for the flow of income and expenses are addressed
Section 4: Live the Frugal Lifestyle
Learn about the modernization of the electric grid and find ways to cut down your energy bill.
Find out about new tools that can help you limit your water use.
Feel full with healthy and affordable choices at the grocery store.
Trim the gas bill and vehicle maintence
Understand how focusing on the experience can make for good entertainment.
Section 5: Frugal Living Wrap-up

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Instructor Biography

Brigitte Yuille is a Business Journalist and Communciation Advisor. She has worked as an English, Public Speaking and Business Communications Lecturer. She earned the Director’s Award for Excellence in Teaching from Brown Mackie College in Miami, Fla.  She has a Master’s of Science in Communications with an emphasis in Business Journalism from Florida International University.

Brigitte has more than a decade of experience in newsroom environments in the nation’s top media markets at cable news networks and renowned news organizations. She writes and edits scripts and articles and has produced news shows. She also acquired international news-gathering experience at places such as the Financial Times in London and China Daily USA.  Her experiences also include writing and preparing marketing materials, such as fact sheets, brochures and PowerPoint presentations, for distribution and for corporate websites.

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