Tag Archives: Frugality

Money saving tips

Lauren at Path Across has an article on four ways to save money and time. To summarize: Use smaller amounts of cleaning products Eat leftovers and use up less-than-crisp vegetables Cancel the cable TV Grow a few houseplants and feed … Continue reading

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Relearning the lessons of the Great Depression

Merry Ann Frisby of the Tallahassee Democrat has an article up about how she is coming around to the way her grandmothers used to think after the Great Depression: Both of my grandmothers died with kitchen drawers full of twist … Continue reading

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Frugality, financial compatibility, and the silver lining of unemployment

One of the smartest financial decisions I ever made was marrying my wife. I’m a reasonably frugal guy, but she is great at it. I think it comes from living in Estonia under the Soviet Union for awhile. They didn’t … Continue reading

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