225 episodes

Controlling your spending is hard to do. On every episode of Frugal Friends, we'll try to help you gain a little more control on one aspect of the countless directions your money is being pulled toward through frugality and a few laughs. If you're trying to save money, spend less, adopt minimalism, pay off debt or reach financial independence, we think you'll like the show.

Frugal Friends Podcast Jen Smith & Jill Sirianni w/ iHeartPodcasts

    • Leisure
    • 4.6 • 732 Ratings

Controlling your spending is hard to do. On every episode of Frugal Friends, we'll try to help you gain a little more control on one aspect of the countless directions your money is being pulled toward through frugality and a few laughs. If you're trying to save money, spend less, adopt minimalism, pay off debt or reach financial independence, we think you'll like the show.

    Home Buying Tips In A (Crazy) Hot Market

    Home Buying Tips In A (Crazy) Hot Market

    Housing market is crazy hot right now as sales have continued to soar this 2022. More than 93 percent of homes purchased by corporations as of May 2021 were bought for under $300,000, and many of them were in predominantly Black neighborhoods. Tagged along with high demand is having fast-paced decision-making. In this episode, we run through some home buying tips to help you decide quickly yet efficiently in acquiring your dream house.

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    • 50 min
    Your Invitation to the 2022 Spending Symposium

    Your Invitation to the 2022 Spending Symposium

    Hold on tight! Our long-awaited and months of hard work for this year's Frugal Summit is about to go down (in the best way possible)! We’re giving you a little tease as we share snippets from our upcoming 2022 Spending Symposium on June 27. If you haven’t signed up yet, maybe this is your sign to get on board with us.

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    • 54 min
    Minimalist Living In An RV To Pay Off $56K Of Debt | Jill's Debt Free Journey

    Minimalist Living In An RV To Pay Off $56K Of Debt | Jill's Debt Free Journey

    Living in an RV may seem like a dream for travelers and minimalists but it’s not always as easy and fancy as it seems. In this episode, Jill breaks down her minimalist RV lifestyle and non-traditional methods such as house sitting, renovating an RV and trailer to sell, and more, together with her supportive husband Eric in order to pay their debt. 

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    • 52 min
    Paying off $78,000 of Debt | Jen’s Debt Payoff Story

    Paying off $78,000 of Debt | Jen’s Debt Payoff Story

    What does it take to pay off a huge debt? How does one stay motivated in paying them? Jen candidly shared her journey of paying off her $78,000 debt in just two years, attached to the harsh realities of rising from it and staying motivated. Paying huge debt may feel unobtainable in just a short amount of time, but with this episode, Jen's story will surely change how you should view your debt.

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    • 47 min
    Creativity Over Consumerism w/ Miranda Anderson

    Creativity Over Consumerism w/ Miranda Anderson

    Consumerism has enticed us to acquire the bigger, the shinier, and the newer. And for Miranda Anderson, a creative who did a 12-month no shopping challenge with her family, to say that consumption comes at the expense of our creativity is an understatement. Today, we talk about creativity over consumerism, balancing the opposing energies of creating vs consuming, and creativity and society’s focus on the end game.

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    • 55 min
    How To Save On Groceries | Frugal Food Tips

    How To Save On Groceries | Frugal Food Tips

    Buying groceries can be overwhelming when one goes spontaneously and ends up buying unnecessary items on the way out. We gave simple tips on how to plan your money reserved for groceries and shared fun episodes when shopping for groceries. By the next time you step foot in the grocery, you're fully equipped and ready to put into action our tips.

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    • 42 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
732 Ratings

732 Ratings

mmjjpainter ,

Love Jen and Jill!

I listen to a LOT of podcasts, and this is in my top three! I love the camaraderie between Jen and Jill, and it spills over to the audience— I feel like I’m a frugal friend, too!

Sexy_Beasty_Angel ,

Frugal Fun

Love listening to Jen and Jill! Practical advice that anyone can apply, plus lots of laughs and grace.

JampsJample ,

Practical and encouraging

I listen to every episode of this podcast and really enjoy these ladies. I find it encouraging and full of practical tips for helping me stay on course with my financial goals. Thanks Jen and Jill!

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