How can you save money on your water bill? Conserving water is important as a valuable resource. Besides living green, you can save money and put more “green” into your pockets. Conserve water, too!
Probably the question that I am most frequently asked, especially by beginning couponers, is where to find coupons? My answer is that there are many places to obtain coupons and many methods by which to locate and/or request them. Below is a...
Mommas, unite! Here are five things to know about using Amazon Subscribe and Save to save money, time and sanity (the latter of those being most important!).
Managing your grocery bag hoard is easier than you think. Use these tips to manage your bags, recycle the leftovers, choose a reusable bag, and live a more organized life.
Here are a few ideas I've found for creating cute, thoughtful gifts for special occasions, on a budget! Hope you enjoy.
Learn how to save lots of money online with these easy steps. From coupon codes to membership and reward programs, there is a ton of cash to be saved. Never pay full price again!
Starting a stockpile for cheap meals can better prepare your family to weather a natural disaster or a financial downturn such as the main bread winner becoming unemployed.
As a customer who has been using eBay since its inception, I have some tips on how to get rare items for rock-bottom prices.
There are so many things that go unclaimed because people don't know they are available. Check out these free things for the month of September.
A retired librarian shares tips for finding free ebooks for your Kindle. Stock your device with hundreds of books without spending a penny.
Here are a number of tips to cut costs and save money that I have picked up though my experiences at University.
DIY home tricks: filling nail holes, improvising a bed skirt, putting a shirt on a pillow, and regrowing your own vegetables.
Flea market sale or Garage Sale, pricing is key. Read this hub for pointers on selling your items. Pay attenion to your pricing.
Get organized. Read about how to simplify your life through concise and helpful tips. In the process you'll reduce stress as well as save time.
Wouldn’t it be great if you could cut your grocery bill in half, or more! Your grocery bill is one of largest expenses you have each month. Here are a few ways you can really save on your grocery bill.
Here's how to lower your grocery budget without using coupons. Save money without losing your mind. Why you don't have to become an extreme couponer.
Can you use Macy coupons or Macy's promo codes when the nearest Macy's store is closing? How can you use Macy's coupons and promo codes to take advantage of Macy's store closings?
Can you be too frugal? Check the ten warning signs that show you could be on the way from moneysaver to miser.
Everyone should have a household budget. That's the only way you'll ever know if you have enough income to support your outgoing bills and habits. It's actually pretty easy.
If you've seen Extreme Couponing on TLC, you have watched a free spree where a shopper gets most items in an order free or for little money. Read how to have a free spree yourself.
You can often tell whether a product has a high markup if it’s always on sale. Classic examples of goods that are on sale throughout the year include clothing, shoes, designer handbags, jewelry, furniture, and mattresses. This article lists over 50 goods and services that have gigantic markups.
Going car-free is a huge step! Especially if you live in the country or the suburbs. Check out these tips to make the transition to life without an automobile easier and one that lasts.
Kitchen tricks to make life easier in the kitchen & save wasting food. Thrifty kitchen secrets which are simple to follow: from using up pickle vinegar to storing fresh herbs & buying imported food.
What information will you need if the economy collapses? Do you have basic helpful knowledge for survival in hard economic times? Now is the time to learn a few old-fashioned skills.
Save money on 10 Common Household Items that you Rarely Have to Buy. Find replacement items to save money or readily available freebies. This is great for the penny pincher who wants to get ahead!
A list of places you can keep your reusable bag so you won't forget it every single time you go anywhere you might need a bag.
You can win at sweepstakes if you learn the secrets of people who actually win! I'm a winner. I've won all kinds of fabulous trips, prizes and cash by entering sweepstakes and contests online.
Are monthly storage unit fees draining your budget? Do you really need what you've stored there? Maybe it's time to rethink paying for storage.
Many people shop at Target, but a lot of shoppers don't know how to save at Target. That's what this article is about.
Although LED bulbs have a higher retail price than incandescent and fluorescent bulbs, they are actually cheaper to own in the long term thanks to their long service life and low energy consumption.
Although you may have little control over your mortgage, you can save hundreds of dollars every year on groceries, utilities, gasoline, cell phone bills, taxes, bank fees, a new car, and much more.
Find bargains at store closing sales and going out of business sales. What are the best things to buy at a going out of business sale? Look for Sears, Kmart and other store closing stores.
When I promised myself I would live car free as soon as I could, I didn't know how I'd go about it. Several months later I was enticed to move to the City of Pasadena by an unexpected job offer. I've been without wheels for ten years now, and hardly ever miss it.
What would you give to not be dependent on an income? An 18 year old girl 40 years ago had some brilliant ideas that are still applicable today.
The Dosh app offers extra cash back on purchases near you and online. Is it safe and secure? How do you earn cash back? Read a review of the app and learn how to use it to maximize rewards.
A family budget can be balanced if you pay attention to cutting household expenses. This article suggests nine ways, such as do-it-yourself and shopping in thrift stores.
There are many foods that freeze and can be used later. While not all foods hold up well in the freezer, there are many that do, from meats to vegetables to sauces, to cooked foods and more.
This article compares four West Michigan area grocery services by discussing how they work, what they cost, and how to save money using them. Services compared are Shipt, Meijer Curbside, Walmart Grocery Pick Up, and Family Fare Fast Lane.
These great tips will save money on electricity, every month! Read these ways to cut your utility bills.
The best way to spend your hard earned cash is to make it go as far as possible. That means comparison shopping, finding ways to get the most out of each purchase, and re-purposing and recycling.
Stacking coupons is a very effective way to save you lots of money on your grocery bills. In extreme circumstances it can even result in you getting groceries for free.
You can still get those costly items that baby needs while living on a budget. Craigslist makes this possible and your purchases will often be as good as new.
Spare change is something that gets lost in the car, the cushions of the couch, etc. Learn how to properly hold on to your spare change so it doesn't become lost, and instead turns into extra money.
7 simple ways to save energy at home and reduce your electric bill. Ways to conserve energy are low-cost and easy to do.
Have you, like so many others, recently lost your job or taken a pay cut? Or are you just trying to live more within your means (like maybe you should have been doing for a while)? It doesn't have to be torture! You don't have to hate every minute...
This article lists money-saving strategies for finding new and used books at low prices. Paperback Swap, Ed McKay's, and Goodwill are my best book buddies.
While debt settlement and bill consolidation can help you to reduce your debt, they do not teach you how to achieve lasting financial freedom. This article teaches you 50 ways to live fiscally fit.
Make your paycheck last longer than your month with these 33 ways to save money. From food, to clothing and electricity, there are tons of ways pinch some pennies.
Raising a family is expensive. If you know where to look, there are several ways to save money and stretch a dollar. Here is one mom's suggestions for getting the most out of her money.
Do you need some help making it a Great Day? This hub shows you how I made it a great day even when I was in some of the worst of times! Plus a helpful savings strategy for future Great Days!
If you're into frugal living, you will love what your kitchen sponge is capable of. Join countless of other enthusiasts already enjoying these squishy wonders in the home, garden and office.
If you keep blowing your budget every month, it's time to start prioritizing your spending. Ask yourself these questions the next time you are tempted to overspend.
These days we are all trying to figure out how to stretch a buck. This time I had no choice but to feed us for the week with what little I had in my pocket.
You don't have to do without to live frugally. You can be frugal and still have designer clothing, eat well, and use the internet.
Here are dozens of ways to get further use from clothing, socks, and towels that are stained or for some reason not suitable to donate to charity. Save the earth by recycling and repurposing.
Couponing has become a bad word over the last few years, but it doesn't have to be. In fact, it can save you some decent dough. Check out these six simple ways to save without driving yourself mad.
Most people these day utilize a freezer to store food for the long term. With rising electrical costs does it make economical sense to use a freezer? In other words, does using a freezer save you money?
Most people like to shop. Most of us who aren't in the upper 1% don't like to spend money. So, how to buy without spending too much? Here are some suggestions.
How many things have you bought that you don't need? Toys for the kids they never play with? Clothes, shoes, jewelry you never wear? Time to change that around and create a more thrifty life full of meaning.
Supermarket science has evolved in precise ways designed to make you buy, buy and buy even more! This article uncovers 'tricks of the trade'. Good information to know for avoiding supermarket traps.
Check out this Hub for great tips on saving money on your next water bill. Each idea is simple and something in which the whole family can engage.
Whether you are on a budget or just have a voracious appetite for reading, see how you can add more books to your shelf - inexpensively, or even free.
Turn your stash of socks without matches into something useful. Try this tips for ways to repurpose stray socks.
Coupons are as good as cash in the hands of experienced couponers. This article provides 10 tips to help you find, organize, and use your coupons to maximize savings.
Don't throw out all those empty egg cartons as there are hundreds of uses for them, and here are some of my favorites.
Shopping at the Dollar Store can save you money - or maybe not. Here is a list of good bargains along with items to avoid buying.
How to recycle every-day objects and use them in ingenious ways. Save the planet and have fun with creativity at the same time.
Food wastage could be making you lose money. Learn 5 great tips on how to reduce food waste at home and save money now.
As a climate change skeptic and an environmentalist, I thought I would share some of my ideas on going green.
The eBay Bucks program rewards customer loyalty with a 2% cash back rebate on purchases. Learn more about the program, how to sign up, how to earn rewards for shopping on eBay, and how to use your eBay discounts.
Saving money on business travel expenses is easy if you plan ahead. If you're an entrepreneur, consultant, or small business owner, make the most of your travel budget with these tips to avoid overpaying for things such as baggage handling fees, accommodations, and restaurant meals and snacks.
We are all pack-rats, penny pinchers and time hogs at heart, but there has to be an end somewhere. Here are twenty ideas that will help you clean up in more ways than one.
The biggest expense for most people, after the mortgage or rent, is the grocery budget. Here are 10 easy tricks to help you save money on your grocery shopping.
Recycling tires is a business that has evolved a lot around the world. Even new technologies have some environmental and social issues.
How to cut the leash the eye wear's industry has placed on you and start your adventure into buying your glasses online.
World War 2 was a time of strife and shortages for almost everyone. There are many frugal living tips from that era that we can use today and during future shortages or supply disruptions.
Making ends meet can be rough in this economy, and sometimes there just isn't enough money for even the most basic things.
The one thing that never changes no matter how many times you move is the need for cheap, if not free, boxes.
Need to feed your family on a tight budget? Here are a few tips to help you feed your family at $50 a week.
It is easier to cut thousands of dollars a year off of your grocery bill than a lot of people think and you don't have to eat cheap hot dogs and bologna to do it.
However much we want to save money, we all need to spend out for the essentials. Here's a few ideas on how to still save whilst you're spending.
Save money using things you already have on hand or can access. Save the money, save the time, and save the resources.
Wash your dishes in a minimum amount of water with the ideas you'll find here. You'll save on your water bills and feel good about saving the environment.
There are many ways to cut back on heating and cooling costs. Some involve investing time, effort, and money, but even simple sacrifices can help save money on electricity and gas bills.
Saving money is almost as good as making it. Which is why we made this list of 33 ways to save that hard earned cash.