Eight Frugal Minutes
By Jodi Jill
Eight Frugal Minutes covers the thrifty side of the life. Our podcast offers practical ways to save money with shopping deals, frugal ideas and penny pinching DIY projects. Plus we offer real opportunities to explore on how to make more money too. In just eight minutes we explore topics on how to save money and how to make money applicable to everyday lives. From free offers to side hustles, we recognize that your journey to financial freedom might be tough, so check out our ideas to budget, our guests and still live the lifestyle you deserve.
Our motto is: Save that Cash!
Our motto is: Save that Cash!
Eight Frugal MinutesOct 02, 2023
5 Money Saving Challenges: Implement New Ways to Save Cash in 2024
Thinking about what money saving challenges to implement in 2024? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share 5 ways to save cash in 2024. Now is the time to figure out your financial situation for saving in the New Year. There are so many choices to consider!
Nov 29, 202309:14
Gift Wrapping Presents? Popular Holiday Side Hustle Pays Quick Cash
Are you wondering how to convert your gift wrapping skills into cash this holiday season. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal one of the easiest (and fun) side hustles to make quick cash for the holidays. Everyone knows how to wrap gifts, so why not make some extra money doing it?
Nov 28, 202308:58
7 Seasonal Side Hustles for the Christmas Holidays
Are you wondering how to find seasonal side hustles for the Christmas holidays? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss seven seasonal side hustles for the winter holiday season. Whatever holiday you celebrate in December, you will find there are plenty of side hustles to help you make more money during this time of year.
Nov 27, 202308:09
How to Save Money on Holiday Foods; 6 Tips to Help Your Grocery Budget
Have you been wondering how to save money on holiday foods? Whether you're going to a holiday party, hosting a Christmas dinner, or offering friends and family a Thanksgiving feast, your grocery budget will be bigger than any other time of the year. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share 6 tips to help save money during this holiday season.
Nov 22, 202309:44
Save Money on "Dupe" Travel; Budget Vacation Trend Offers Cheaper Duplicate Travel Ideas
Do you want to save money on your next vacation? Perhaps you've heard of the vacation trend known as "Dupe" travel? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how to save money on your next trip using the duplicate travel theory for cities you might travel to on vacation.
Nov 21, 202309:09
5 Ways a Library Card Will Save You Money; Library Resources Could Help Your Budget
Do you have a library card? Did you know you could save money using a library for some of your entertainment and office expenses? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal five ways a library card will save you money. That free card could help your budget!
Nov 20, 202309:29
AI Side Hustles: How to Make Money on These 5 Gigs Using Artificial Intelligence
Are you thinking about trying an AI side hustle? It's possible! If you're wondering how to make money on AI side hustles, we've got a podcast for you! On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share 5 gigs using AI that make money. And you definitely can build off these ideas to create a side hustle in your own community.
Nov 09, 202311:54
AI for Pet Owners: 4 Ways Artificial Intelligence Makes Life Easier for Dog and Cat Owners
Have you considered AI for pet owners? Believe it or not, artificial intelligence can make your life easier if you own a dog or cat. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how dog owners and cat owners, along with other pet owners, should use AI to make life so much easier. The best part? Your dog or cat can live their best life beside you.
Nov 08, 202310:21
6 Tips on How to Save Money Using AI [Artificial Intelligence]
Have you wondered how to use AI to save you money? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal six ways you can use artificial intelligence to save cash. AI can help you save money and live your best life. Part of our AI series this week, we offer ways AI can help you live your best life. Artificial intelligence isn't just for companies anymore, it's a tool you can use too!
Nov 07, 202310:55
AI at Home: 5 Tips and Tricks to Make Life Easier with Artificial Intelligence
Are you wondering if you can use AI at home? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer five tips and tricks to make life easier using artificial intelligence at home. AI isn't just for companies, it's for everybody and you can use it help live your best life.
Nov 06, 202309:30
How to Save Money on Breakfast: Ideas for Early Morning Meals
Are you wondering how to save money on breakfast? On the episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer 4 tips on what you can do to save money when considering morning meals. Breakfast is the most important meal of the day!
Oct 23, 202308:36
Easiest Side Hustle Ever! How to Rent Out Extra Space in Your Garage and Home for Cash
Are you wondering how to rent out extra home and garage space in your neighborhood for cash? This might be the easiest side hustle ever! On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how you can make residual income by renting out your extra space for cash.
Oct 11, 202309:57
How to Make Money with InboxDollars.com: Get Paid Cash for Surveys, Receipts, and more
Have you heard of InboxDollars.com? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we will share how you can make cash on surveys receipts and more. This cool company recruits individuals to do online activities as a way to make money!
Oct 10, 202308:51
4 Frugal Habits Your Grandparents Did that Could Help You Save Money Today
Have you ever wondered how your grandparents or parents ever saved money? Well, the ideas they used to save cash could save you money, too. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share 4 Frugal habits used years ago that could be used today (and save money too.)
Oct 09, 202311:22
5 Sneaky Ways to Save Money During the Week
Have you ever wondered if there was a way to save a few more bucks during the week? On the episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share five sneaky ways to save a few more dollars during the week.
Oct 05, 202310:54
How to Celebrate Halloween on a Budget: 5 Tip to Save Cash
Are you wondering how to celebrate Halloween on a budget? You can save a lot of cash and still be frightened! On this episode of a Frugal Minutes, we offer five tips to save money, from costumes to candy, and still have a really spooky night of fun.
Oct 04, 202309:51
4 Ways to Fall into a New Season of Saving Money: How to Find Deals in Autumn
Ever wonder how to find deals in autumn? Every season has unique deals, discounts, and money saving opportunities, including in the fall. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, I offer ways to find deals in this season we call Autumn.
Oct 03, 202309:38
4 Awesome Tips To Save MORE Money at Costco: Use on Your Next Trip
Have you ever wondered how to save MORE money at Costco? Well, we have four money saving tips that you can use on your next trip. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how to save even more cash when you shop at Costco.
Oct 02, 202308:23
How to Save Money at Starbucks: 3 Tips to Maximize Savings on Every Cup
Have you ever wondered if it's possible to save money at Starbucks? Whether you order coffee, an iced drink, or a seasonal beverage, you can save cash at Starbucks. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share tips on how you can maximize every dollar you spend at this popular American coffee shop.
Sep 28, 202309:37
Want Extra Holiday Cash? Try Our Easy Christmas Savings Plan that Even Santa Loves
Do you want to have cash for the holidays? Have you considered how make the most of Christmas without ruining your budget? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share an easy Christmas savings plan that even Santa loves. Make your holidays the merriest by starting to save cash before the winter holiday season.
Sep 27, 202309:53
9 Items to Rent Instead of Buy: Save Money (And Stretch Your Budget) Renting Items
Have you been wondering how to save money by trying new things and living your best life without buying things? On the episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share 9 items you should consider renting instead of buying to stretch your budget and live your best life.
Sep 26, 202310:29
5 Unexpectant Places to Find Deals and Discounts on Halloween Costumes and Candy
Are you wondering how to find Halloween costumes and Candy discounts? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal 5 places you could find deals and discounts on Halloween costumes and candy. Enjoy your favorite Halloween traditions without breaking the bank.
Sep 25, 202309:55
Class Action Lawsuits: How to Recoup Cash for Past Purchases
Are you familiar with class action lawsuits? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss how you can recoup cash for past purchases by submitting claims for items you've purchased in the past.
Sep 21, 202308:56
How to be Healthy on a Budget: Tips to Get Started
Are you wondering how to be healthy on a budget? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss how healthy living can be possible even on a budget! Tune in to hear some of our tips!!
Sep 20, 202308:45
How to Haggle for a Deal: 3 Tips on How to Ask for a Bargain
Have you ever wanted to ask for a deal? If you are wondering how to haggle for a deal at every place you shop, we've got some great tips to help. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how to ask for a discount while avoiding uncomfortable situations.
Sep 19, 202309:11
How Much Do You Tip? Budget in Tipping for Great Service
Tip? No Tip? If you are wondering how much do you tip and where, we have got some answers. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer tips on how to tip within your budget and feel good about what you leave for service. Plus, we share why we refuse to tip when a business uses a digital point of sale to embarrass us into tipping random employees we've never met.
Sep 18, 202309:06
Time to Saving for Christmas? 5 Tips to Start Your Holiday Planning
It's hard to believe summer is almost over! Are you thinking about your holiday activities? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer 5 tips to start your holiday planning so your holiday can be the best it can.
Aug 29, 202308:58
How to Save Money at Restaurants: 4 Tips to Save Cash When You Want to Go Out to Eat
Wondering if you can go out to eat and still keep within your budget? With restaurant prices steadily increasing, you might need a few of these tips on this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes to save cash, enjoy a great meal, and keep your wallet happy.
Aug 21, 202309:11
5 Consignment Shop Tips: How to Make the Most Money on Every Item You Sell
Are you wondering how to make the most money on every item you sell at the consignment shop? Depending on your local shops, you might find this is a great passive income, but you need to go the extra mile to get the most money out of every item you sell. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer five tips on how to make the most money when you take your clothing into a consignment shop.
Aug 18, 202310:50
5 Telltale Signs You Might Be Overspending at the Grocery Store: Money SavingTips to Save on Food
Are you overspending at the grocery store? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer five telltale signs you might be overspending at the grocery store. When every dollar counts, knowing where to cut a few bucks to keep your budget strong is important, especially at the grocery store!
Aug 17, 202309:46
5 Telltale Signs You Might be Overspending at Costco or Sam's Club
Have you ever wondered if you are overspending at Costco or Sam's Club? If you love warehouse stores as much as I do, it's possible you're spending too much cash for things you really don't need. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss five signs that indicate you might be spending too much at these big volume food stores.
Aug 16, 202309:02
How to Make Money When You Need a Few Bucks to Survive: 5 Fast Ways to Make Cash
Are you wondering how to make money when you need a few bucks to survive? Everyone has those moments when the budget runs out or an emergency situation needs your attention. However, if your budget doesn't last as much as you need during these times, you might need to get creative to make a few bucks to survive. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discussed five ways you can make immediate cash to fill any financial void to survive for a short time.
Aug 14, 202310:27
How to Get Free School Suppies for Students: Back to School Tips
Are you wondering how to get free school supplies for students? On this Eight Frugal Minutes back to school episode, we offer tips on getting free stuff for your pupil. Have you considered these places when you're looking for items to fill the school backpack for the first day?
Aug 10, 202308:44
How to Make Money on Barbie Dolls: New Side Hustle Buying and Selling Barbie Accessories
Are you wondering how to make money on Barbie dolls? The new side hustle of buying and selling her clothing, accessories, and even Barbie dolls has become a big business overnight. All and thanks to the new Barbie movie. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss how you, too, can be part of this trend.
Aug 09, 202308:30
How to Find Free Home Improvement DIY Classes: Save Money by learning how to Do-it-Yourself
Have you ever wondered how to find free DIY classes in your community? From replacing the toilet or faucet to fixing the roof, there are free classes from skilled professionals who can teach you how to do what you need to make your home or office the best. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share the most common places to find knowledgeable professionals who will tell you exactly how to do your home improvement projects without costing a dime.
Aug 08, 202310:10
How to Save Money Dining Out: Buffet Trends! Great Food Selection at Low Cost
Are you wondering how to save money dining out? Buffets? This latest food trend when eating at restaurants is a great way to save money and get exactly what you'd like to eat. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss why so many people are returning to the buffet line for deals and discounts on their meals.
Aug 07, 202308:17
Supermarket Savings: 5 Brilliant Ways to Save More Money Grocery Shopping
Have you ever wondered how to save more money grocery shopping? Supermarket savings can be stretched even further on any budget. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal 5 brilliant ways to save more money grocery shopping.
Aug 03, 202310:02
5 Unexpected Places to Find Grocery Discounts and Deals
Have you wondered how to find grocery discounts and deals outside of a grocery store? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes we share 5 places you can find grocery deals and discounts to save even more money.
Aug 02, 202309:56
7 Tips to Save Even More at Discount Grocery Stores
Have you wondered how to save even more money at discount grocery stores? These unique grocery stores are popping up all over the United States. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share seven tips to save even more cash on your next grocery bill.
Aug 01, 202310:52
How to Save Money Buying Groceries at Walmart
Are you wondering how to save money buying groceries at Walmart? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how buying groceries at Walmart can save you more money for your food needs.
Jul 31, 202311:05
Do You Auto Renew Your Bills? If so, You're Missing Deals and Discounts Every Year
Do you auto renew your bills? If you do, did you know companies are not required to share any deals, discounts, or sales they might have for services you use? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal why you should manually renew yearly bills to find those deals discounts and sales you're entitled to have.
Jul 27, 202310:46
How to Make Make Money at Your Next Garage Sale? Use Online Digital Tools
Have you wondered how to make more money at your next garage sale? Over the years, the Internet is a tool you can use to make more money.. On this episode of Eight Frugal minutes, we reveal three tips to make more money at your next garage sale and bring more people to look at your stuff.
Jul 26, 202310:09
Want Better Gas Mileage? Time to Dejunk Your Trunk: Perfect for Cars and Trucks
Are you wondering how to get better gas mileage? Whether you're going on a road trip or using your vehicle to drive back and forth to work every day, you might want to dejunk your trunk to save even more money and stretch your gas further. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we reveal how extra weight in your car could impact your next trip.
Jul 25, 202307:52
2 Grocery Store List Formula? Latest Food Trend Saves Even More Money at Grocery Store
Do you know how to save even more money using the two grocery store list formula? This latest food trend has people saving cash even when their budget is at the tightest. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss how you can save money using this formula, too.
Jul 24, 202308:44
How to Save Money on Flights
Have you ever wondered how to save money on flights? Especially today, when so many things have changed with airline travel. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share tips on how to save money on your next flight. You might be surprised to learn that early booking isn't your best option for an inexpensive flight.
Jul 20, 202309:22
How to Find Building Supplies Cheap or Free for Your Home Remodeling Projects
Have you ever wondered if it's possible to find building supplies cheap or free for your home remodeling projects? If you're thinking about remodeling your home, a part of your house, or even a small area, consider how much less your project will cost if your new building supplies are found inexpensively or even free. On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we discuss where you might be able to find free or low-cost building supplies for your perfect renovation project.
Jul 19, 202310:19
How to Save Money on Gift Cards; Tips and Tricks to Buy Discount Gift Cards
Have you ever wondered how to save money on gift cards? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer tips and tricks to buy discount gift cards to help stretch your budget even further.
Jul 18, 202310:56
How to Save a Money When Using Your Air Conditioner This Summer: 5 AC Tips
Have you been wondering how to save money when using your air conditioner this summer? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer five AC tips that you can use to help keep your house cool and your budget in check.
Jul 17, 202309:41
How to Save Money on Appliances: 4 Tips to Keep in Mind Even When Buying at Last Minute
Have you ever wondered how to save money on appliances? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we share how it's still possible to save cash on big purchase items. If your appliance dies at the last minute, these 4 tips will help you find your best deal.
Jul 13, 202312:52
How to Get Free Clothes [Find Fashion You Actually Want to Wear]
Have you ever wondered how to get free clothes? On this episode of Eight Frugal Minutes, we offer some great strategies and point out places that offer fabulous threads for the asking. Why not stretch your budget with free clothing that you would love to wear?
Jul 12, 202309:57