Money Savers

Money Savers

The Secret to Spending Less and Living Just as Well

Living through a recession doesn’t require that you become a full-time cheapskate -- but you do have to budget smarter…

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Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half

Avoid these common shopping mistakes Many family budgets have been stretched, due to the weak economy. Trimming grocery bills is…

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Eat Out for Less

To save money when dining out, book a reservation in advance online through OpenTable.com. You will get discounts and points…

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The Ultimate Cheapskate’s 5 Big Ways to Save $20,000 a Year

Nearly all of the talk these days about economizing focuses on how to get what we want but pay less…

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Veterans Benefits You May Not Know About

Surprise: Some are for family, too No country in the world offers more benefits to those who have served in…

Shopping

How to Find the Real Deals at Outlet Malls

Outlet malls are popular destinations for bargain hunters, but buyers beware -- many outlet goods are not great deals these…

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Buy Organic for Less

Organic food can cost 50% to 100% more than similar non-organic items. Here’s how to eat organic at a reasonable…

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Marketers Play Games With Numbers

You can easily avoid these tricks... Offers that promise 0% financing and free shipping are very attractive. But are you…

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Stretch Your Dish Detergent

In a plastic squeeze bottle, combine one part liquid dish detergent with one part distilled white vinegar and three parts…

Shopping

Going Out-Of-Business Sales

Why you don't want to get there early and other strategies for the best deals Retail bankruptcies and cutbacks are…

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Save $100 a Year (or More) by Shopping for Electricity

Residents of 14 states and Washington, DC, have the right to buy electricity from a supplier other than their local…

Shopping

Make an Extra $2,500 a Year — Tax-Free

Shoppers who dismiss rebate and refund offers as more trouble than they’re worth should think again. Each year, I receive…

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20 Ways to Cut Your Grocery Bills

Sticker shock! That’s what you face every time you go to the supermarket these days. So, what’s a consumer to…

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Make That Cream Last Longer

If you have sweet cream that’s just starting to turn sour, bring back the sweetness by adding a pinch of…

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The Ultimate Cheapskate’s Six Money-Saving Rules for the New Economy

This new economy requires some new approaches for managing our money and our lives. Here are my favorite money-saving strategies…