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No New Posts Suggestions & News

Please check in to see what's happening on the forums and the FGUK website. While you're here why not tell us what you'd like to see more or less of.

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No New Posts Frugal Challenge

Yearly, monthly and weekly frugal challenges...are you up for it?

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No New Posts Introductions

Welcome to Frugal Genius UK Private Forums, come on in and stay awhile! Please give us a short introduction so we can get to know you a little better.

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Frugal Family

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No New Posts Frugal Parenting

Come here to discuss frugal parenting tips and ideas.

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No New Posts Home Education

Share tips, queries and experiences concerning home educating in the UK.

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No New Posts Thrifty Kids

Please suggest kids websites, craft ideas and experiences of your kid being frugal.

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No New Posts Earth Mother

A place to discuss breastfeeding, co-sleeping , baby carrying, cloth nappies, cloth sanitary pads

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No New Posts Members Personal Websites

A place for members to list links and descriptions to their personal (not for profit) websites.

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Frugal Finance

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No New Posts Financial Issues

This forum covers a wide range of financial affairs including but not limited to: mortgages, debt repayment, credit counselling, insurance, investing for your future etc.

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No New Posts Fundraising

If you need help, ideas or suggestions for fundraising or would like to post links and discuss the ins and outs this is the place to do it.

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by CelticHarlequin
Feb 26, 2004 17:56:33 GMT -5

Frugal Shopper

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No New Posts Sales Alert

Seen a great bargain? Let everyone know here (please give store name and town or website address)

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No New Posts Product Reviews

Let us hear your review of value ranges for clothes, food, toiletries and more ( on smart price, tesco value, lidl etc) as well as reviews on discount store products from places like The Mores Store, £Stretcher etc etc. Good or bad, we'd like to know!

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No New Posts Grocery Budgeting

Let us know your favourite grocery shopping tips, best stores and how far you can stretch that budget!

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No New Posts Price Book

Hints and tips on how to keep a price book and prices for various products from the big stores.

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No New Posts Freebies!

Let us know about new freebies and what you've received!

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No New Posts Vouchers/Coupons

Discussions on where to find them and how to use them to your best advantage.

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No New Posts Triumphs!

Share your frugal triumphs, from getting a great bargain on a house/car to your latest boot sale coup, we'd like to hear it!

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by Wishfairy
Apr 27, 2004 10:57:27 GMT -5
No New Posts Talk Me Out Of It, PLEASE!

Help each other resist temptation to buy things we don't really need. Help with advice on less expensive alternatives and suggestions on how to live happily without certain items.

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by shy
May 8, 2005 19:08:26 GMT -5

Frugal Home

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No New Posts Gardening & Self-Sufficiency

The place to come to discuss frugal gardening methods as well as hopes, dreams or achievements in self-sufficiency.

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No New Posts Cleaning & Organization

Recipes for homemade cleaners, tips on motivating yourself to clean and advice on being more organized.

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No New Posts Pet Care

Hints, tips and advice for frugal pets.

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No New Posts DIY

Ameteur or Pro DIYer's can come here to discuss the ins and outs and the best places to get good deals on DIY supplies.

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Ecological Issues

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No New Posts Ecology

Discussing ecological issues in relation to living a simplified and more frugal lifestyle

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No New Posts Use it Up!

Give us your clever tips for using up just about anything you've got lying about the house or garden.

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No New Posts Recycling

A place to discuss ideas you've had for recycling, clever items you've made from things that would otherwise be thrown away and somewhere to find more info about how you can recycle your waste.

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No New Posts Transportation

The place to discuss all matters of transportation, both public and private. Help each other find the least expensive alternatives both financially and ecologically.

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No New Posts Activists!

Together we CAN make a difference! If you've got something to say or belong to a group of activists (or want to belong to some) then this is the place to visit. Share your links and info. Dicuss boycotts or even arrange your own. Stand up and be heard!

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No New Posts The Eco Village

A number of our members (me included!) dream of setting of an eco village and living a more sustainable lifestyle. This is the place to plan and/or dream the dream!

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Inexpensive Entertainment

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No New Posts Frugal Fun

Share your best ideas and experiences of great frugal days out, cheap holidays or free or nearly free family activities

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No New Posts Holidays

Discussions divided by holiday to help you celebrate as inexpensively as possible!

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No New Posts Book Review

Please share your opinions on any books you think are a necessity for the thrifty person and let us know about those that weren't worth the money.

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No New Posts Administration

The boring place we 'responsible' types have to check in at every so often to keep things in order

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Frugal Food

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No New Posts Special Diets

If you have a special dietary needs (diabetic, wheat free, vegetarian/vegan, low carb etc) then this is the place to come for advice and recipes to suit your needs.

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No New Posts Slowcooker (Crockpot)

Advice and recipes for using the very frugal slowcooker/crockpot.

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No New Posts General Recipes

Share your frugal recipes with us.

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No New Posts Bread Machines

Discussions about bread machine performance, hints and tips, recipes and conversion recipes (oven to bread machine).

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Market Place

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No New Posts Voucher/Coupon Exchange

Got too many vouchers for things you don't want, or perhaps not enough for things you do? Would you like to swap unwanted vouchers for something else? Come on in and have a look!

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No New Posts Buy & Sell

A natural extension of the yahoo groups buy/sell/trade forum. If you've got something you'd like sell off or if you're looking to buy something inexpensively have a look here! Feel free to list your items for sale here and on the yahoo group for more exposure.

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No New Posts Swap Shop

Have something you want rid of? Would you like to get something else in return for it? Why not list your items at the swap shop!

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No New Posts Postage Only

A natural extension of the yahoo groups For Postage ONly forum. If you've got something you'd like to see the backside of but feel it might be useful to someone else why not post here. Simply offer these items up for only the cost of postage!

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No New Posts Members Businesses

Businesses or Services provided by our members.

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No New Posts WANTED:

Want or need something? Post your desires here and someone will hopefully be able to help you out!

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No New Posts Internet

The place to discuss the Internet in all it's glory (or shame!) Virus warnings, hoaxes, freeware, great websites etc should all be discussed here.

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No New Posts Mobile Phones

Discussions for the ins and outs of getting the best mobile phone deals as well as service provider reviews, sales alerts etc.

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No New Posts Software

Discussions and links for great software. Hints and tips on how to make your computer do it's best for you utilising inexepensive or free software.

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