Save on Communication and Electricity. With only a few barely noticeable changes in how you communicate electronically-by phone and internet-and how you deal with electricity, let’s face it we all have to deal with electricity, will start to show a savings in as little as a month. Below I have listed … Read The Full Post
Frugal Living – What It Is and What It Is Not. There is a lot of advice out there on how to live a frugal life. You can go from anything as simple as turning off the lights when you leave a room to grinding your own flour. There are forums … Read The Full Post
Frugal Gifts for the Housekeeper. A frugal gift is measured first by it’s usefulness. With that in mind, the frugal mind that is, the gift actually serves two practical purposes; it is useful and saves money. Most frugal women will Below I will explore a couple of ideas for thoughtful, practical-and … Read The Full Post
Frugal Cleaning Products. One of the best places to save money is on cleaning products. Here are a few recipes that are extremely economical, yet work fantastically!Note: Make sure to label all your homemade cleaning products, and keep them away from pets and children.
WINDOW CLEANER1/4 – 1/2 teaspoon liquid detergent3 … Read The Full Post
Have you ever ran around at the last minute, looking for gifts, only to end up buying something you really don’t want at a price that is far more than you intended to spend?. Holidays don’t have to be expensive. You can make gifts, of course, but if you want to … Read The Full Post
Low-Cost Frugal Vacations. What makes a perfect family vacation?. That depends on your family; what they like to do, where they like to go, the ages of your children, even your parenting style. But most families will agree that a perfect vacation needs to be relaxing and fun with something for … Read The Full Post
Frugal living requires skills and ways of looking at things that help you take advantage of the money-saving opportunities in life. The truly frugal person makes these into habits. Six of these habits are outlined below. These are techniques that can be learned in a matter of a day or two, … Read The Full Post
The Frugal Lunchbox. Go to the Dollar Store and buy a few of those individual serving-size storage containers. These are very inexpensive and they are worth every penny.
You can use them for any number of things–like making your own fruit cups and pudding cups.
And they can also be used … Read The Full Post
Looking Like a Million on a Budget. Dressing well does not have to cost a fortune. If you take a little time to plan your needs and treat your wardrobe like the investment that it is, you can make a little go a long way. You can also look like you … Read The Full Post
Have Fun Frugally. You don’t need to cut out entertainment completely in order to live a frugal life. Below, I have listed some very inexpensive ways to save money and still have fun.
* If you live in a city, just try walking around. In New York, I have found impromptu … Read The Full Post