$1,700 Gucci Dionysus Mini vs. a $85 genuine Italian leather dupe: Read the review and find out where to buy here! - www.theballeronabudget.com

Designer Dupe: Gucci Dionysus Mini – $1,700 vs. $85

To buy Fashion Drug‘s Gucci-inspired Tiger Bag Mini for €74.95 (approximately $85 USD), click here. Don’t forget to use code “Aileen10” for 10% off all Fashion Drug goodies! Who else is seeing the Gucci trend snowball out of control this past season? With blush tones and floral print still trend-forward from spring, it’s no wonder…

Have your finances got you stressed out? Do you feel like you never have enough money? Here are 10 signs you may need a money makeover, and keep reading to join the free 7-day money makeover challenge! Learn how I paid off my debt, made $278 in a single hour, and continue to grow my income with these simple yet life-changing strategies. - www.theballeronabudget.com

10 Signs You Need a Money Makeover

So you’ve landed your dream job 2 years ago and your boss is the complete opposite of the nightmarish one at your previous job. You’ve settled into a gorgeous and roomy apartment, and you’re driving a brand new car to work every day. Seems like you’re living the life! Unfortunately, when you go home you realize…

$2,650 Celine Belt bag vs. a $101 genuine Italian leather dupe: Read the review and find out where to buy here! - www.theballeronabudget.com

Designer Dupe: Celine Belt Bag: $2,650 vs. $101

To buy Fashion Drug‘s Celine-inspired Belt bag for €89.95, click here. Don’t forget to use code “Aileen10” for 10% off all Fashion Drug goodies! Celine has been hailed as one of the hottest French luxury labels of modern day. Their handbags have been staples in every high-street fashion enthusiast’s wardrobe – from the phantom bag…

Shop the look- Cardigan: $16.78, Crop Top: $11.99, Shorts: $29.99, Shoes: $115 (Leather dupe for Valentino Rockstuds), Bag: $39.99 (Leather dupe for Chloe’s Drew) - www.theballeronabudget.com

Entering the World of Blogging and Social Media Consulting

I know, you’re shocked. What happened to blogging, you ask? Well, blogging definitely isn’t going away. Throughout the past few months, blogging and even Instagram marketing have been such a whirlwind experience filled with new friends, opportunities, and even new epiphanies about myself. I wouldn’t change it for the world. I don’t consider myself a…

Shop the look - Dress: $19.00, Shoes: $42.95, Leather Handbag: $39.99, Belt: $7.49 - www.theballeronabudget.com

Falling in Love With Home

It’s funny that as a teenager, no matter where you grow up, you always go through a phase of becoming bored of your own town. So many of my friends and myself included couldn’t wait to become self-sufficient adults and move away from Riverside. It seemed like such a small town with nothing to offer…

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Spring Trend: Yeezy Season 2 Peep-Toe Boots

As much as many claim to hate the Kardashians and Kanye West, you can’t deny that this notorious bunch sets all the trends that grow like wildfire. From the peep-toe thigh-high boots featured in Yeezy’s Season 2 to the corsets and T-shirt dress combo, this family’s style paves way for all others to follow. This family’s…