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Jay Davani

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Live Well, Not Cheap

PRESENTED ON FEB 27, 2013
IN PROVIDENCE @ VOL 47

Jay Davani talks about being frugal, and being, “a Boss.” She gives a list of tips for getting more quality and goods for less money, and how to live confidently. From music, to make-up, to more essential goods like food, she explains how to save money but still live well.

Sound Note: Crowd noise is heavy for the first 10 seconds or so.

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This was "Presentation of the Day" on June, 26th 2015. 
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