, 01-25-2009 at 04:18 PM (
“Countercultural” is one of the last things most people would call me, but the description that fits me well. Chances are, if you are reading this article, you are countercultural, too. Living within your means and saving for the future are pretty radical ideas in our culture of easy credit and instant gratification.
In addition to having a way of thinking that differs greatly from the predominant culture, frugal people have some characteristics in common with other countercultural