Frugal Village Forums banner

Discussions Showcase Albums Media Media Comments Tags Marketplace

1-20 of 39 Results
  1. Frugal Living
    This week I noticed a limit of 5 shredded cheese ($1 each) at Kroger. They had this same sale a few months back with a limit of 10. I wonder if we will see more of these types of limits?
  2. General Chat
    Grocery prices went down this week in my area. Nearly everything was down. Milk down , eggs, down, meat down, cereal down, four down, sugar holding steady, etc Produce was down extra. Cheaper then it has been in long awhile (they had to clearance it out before it rotted) Clementines were 50%...
  3. Frugal Living
    I was looking at the frozen veggies at the grocery store we normally get them at. Today they had a "new lower price" $1.49 for 12 oz. New lower price!? Several weeks ago we use to be able to get them for $1 with the store card and on sell for 88 cents with the store card. The new lower price...
  4. Question and Answer
    I hang dry (indoors) all laundry,unplug things that arent in use,lights off... I've brought it down 175kwh in 1 month but I'd like to double that...Is it possible? I know my fridge is a factor..It's 10 years old..I'm hoping to replace it with income tax... Any and all suggestions appreciated...
  5. Health and beauty
    Hey all, I noticed a couple of days ago that the right groin area was tender to the touch and warm. I've also been experiencing leg pain and pain in my lower back. I've tried anti-inflammatory medication with no luck. I tried muscle relaxers with no luck also. There's a considerable lump in...
  6. Question and Answer
    Well, it's that time of year again! My interest rate is set to raise within the next couple of months after my balance transfer rate expires. I obviously want lower rates, so how do you go about checking into it? Do you call them directly and say, "what do you have to offer?" Or do you try...
  7. Health and beauty
    They had a wellness fair at dh's work. He got the results back and although his cholesterol levels are within the normal range, they are at the very highest part of normal. I think he eats the healthiest of all of us! What can we do to lower it? Thanks!
  8. Utilities
    I just received my electric and natural gas bills. They were lower than expected. The gas bill was $66 and the electric was $67. I had budgeted $200 for the both. Now I have a little more money for the snowball. Next month I'm hoping to get down to under $100 for both. We really need this as...
  9. Utilities
    We have propane, piped in, and it is outrageous! $250.00/month. IN FLORIDA! The only thing on it is the water heater, and furnace. I've started lowering the furnace, and didn't even run it for a few days when it was warm out. Is there anything else I can do?
  10. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    Hi there! A friend of mine suggested that I call my Mastercard company (19%) and ask them to reduce my interest rate...my Visa is 11%...have no idea what is reasonable to expect in this economy, but if it might work, I will call... What I can't figure out is what is in it for them? I am...
  11. Debt Reduction & Money Management
    I am so excited!!! I called and got the interest rate on 2 of my credit cards lowered!! One went down 4% and the other around 2-3%. I am so happy!! :hurray::hurray::hurray:
  12. News you can use
    Lower your property taxes The real estate downturn has probably impacted your own homes' value. But it's unlikely your taxes have gone down. Here are top tips on what you can do to lower your property taxes.
  13. News you can use
    Stocks close lower in volatile session; Dow briefly below 11,000 Investor angst over the ongoing fallout from the credit crisis made for a turbulent end to a volatile week Friday stocks tumbled, ...
  14. News you can use
    Can Congress really lower gas prices? Despite the flurry of bills being debated on Capitol Hill, Congress cannot control the global price of oil nor offer real help ...
  15. News you can use
    Morgan Stanley profit falls 61%; lower revenue misses forecast Morgan Stanley on Wednesday reported second-quarter profit plunged 61% as the credit crisis continued to take its toll on trading ...
  16. News you can use
    Lower your student loan interest rate Do you have any advice for people with private student loans? My husband faces an interest rate of 10% attached to his private student loans. Is there any hope to reduce it? - Katie, Ga.
  17. News you can use
    J.C. Penney posts lower profit, issues cautious forecast Department store retailer J.C. Penney Co. said Thursday its fourth-quarter profit fell 10% due to a shorter quarter, but earnings ... </img>
  18. News you can use
    Stocks lower amid inflation fears Stocks' gains evaporated Tuesday as oil prices closed above $100 for the first time and stoked fears that inflation will stymie ... </img>
  19. Single Moms
    Well I found out today , thru my dd that her dad is going to take me to court again to get the spousal support lowered. He pays occasionally when he wants to. He took me to court a year and a half ago to lower the child support , which they did because lied about his income. So Im not looking...
  20. News you can use
    Q&A: Lower credit limit, lower credit score? Q: I used to have a Citibank Visa with a $20,000 credit limit and a Visa from my bank with a $20,000 limit. I canceled the Citibank card and lowered the limit on the other card to $10,000. Will this...
1-20 of 39 Results
Top