We need to make drastic cuts to our budget. :weeping: Thankfully, there is a LOT of room for improvement!
At the end of January, our contract is up with Verizon Fios. We have the triple package: cable/internet/land line. I need the internet and land line, but I'm going to check out other...
I volunteer to run an arts&crafts table at a local event a couple times a year. I run a paint table where kids can sit down and paint for a little while, brushes and paint provided. It's getting to be that time again and I need to locate the cheapest possible source of plastic or plastic...
For you seasoned gardeners out there, I'd love to "pick you're brains" about what you think the cheapest and simplest methods of gardening are?
We do have the space, so thankfully that won't be an issue for us.
I've heard of square foot gardening, which I really like the idea of, but of course...
I have been "experimenting" with our meat choices lately and I don't want to anymore, so I need some input! :) I have a limited budget and meat costs are killing it.
I know there are meat alternatives, beans, soy, other products. my husband won't eat them. he wants meat every day at dinner.
works just as good as many expensive brands? When it comes to..
soap(bath, laundry, dishwasher, etc)
over the counter meds
diapers and wipes
Not talking if you have a coupon or there is...
Who is the cheapest person or persons you know?
In my case I have to say my parents in law.
Let me just say beforehand that these are wealthy people.
One of the many, many, many examples - they buy a frozen cream cake for visitors/birthday etc. It sit out on the table for most of the day after...
:bolt:Some of these were smart, some totally horrifying! Enjoy
I have to admit, I stole this question from another group that I'm on. Thought we might have better answers here. :)
My cheapest thing: many years ago, I lived near an illegal dumping area. I would take my dogs for their off-leash walks out there, and I would hunt for treasures while they...
The cheapest way to save the Earth
Gas-sipping hybrids and soy-based sofas may make you feel better about yourself, but in the end, conservation is really about consuming less. And that's the best way to save your money.
Here is a link to people's funny tightwad stories.
Here is one that I posted on their message board that actually happened to my husband:
"I had to share this one. My husband used to work with his uncle and his aunt was in charge of the...
A tip on when it's the best time to purchase certain fruits/vegetables. I found this list on about.com. It is a month-by-month list of the best produce deals.
The Cheapest Fruits and Vegetables Month-By-Month
An easy way to save on fruits and vegetables is to buy what's in season. Here's a...
What are your cheapest recipes? They don’t have to be the greatest thing, just the cheapest.
Spaghetti Noodles .33
Can of tomatoes .33
Italian seasonings .01
-.76 for one person
Egg noodles .26
Fake Velveeta .60
Can of Tuna .33
- 1.19 for two people
Haha, im obviously Italian.
I've been using this to figure out where to buy it. Beats driving from place to place looking for the best price.
Just pop your zip code in the box and TADAH
It's also great if you have to travel... you can look up the prices and know exactly where to go ...
Woohoo... $2.51/gal... do I hear...