10 Ways to Save Money on Groceries by Reducing Food Waste

10 Ways to Save Money on Groceries by Reducing Food Waste

The following is a guest post by Anum Yoon of Current on Currency.

The cost of groceries has increased significantly. While the unemployment rate is at a satisfactory level, most people are still having a difficult time making ends meet. For that reason, they are forced to budget, especially with groceries. Fortunately, saving money on groceries is possible and easy when you cut down on food waste. Read more…

Cheap Trick: Use Less Than Recommended

Cheap Trick: Use Less Than Recommended

Lather. Rinse. Repeat. Fill the detergent to the fourth line. Serving size is two tablespoons. These are all things we’ve seen on product packages.  Manufacturers place instructions for use on their products and recommended serving sizes and if we follow them, chances are good that we’ll end up spending more money than we should.

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How To Finish College With Less Debt

How To Finish College With Less Debt

It really wasn’t that long ago when you could work your way through college and escape with no debt. Now, the debt-free college experience is reserved for only a small group of students from wealthier families. And while student loan debt may be a prerequisite for college grads, the amount of debt doesn’t have to […]

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A Glimpse Into The Diary of a Saver

A Glimpse Into The Diary of a Saver

Long before Northern Cheapskate was a blog, there was an old cheap notebook that I kept all my money-saving ideas in. As the blog grew, journaling fell by the wayside.  And sometimes, saving money did, too.  (Have you heard the one about the cobbler’s children who had no shoes?).  I realized I was slipping a […]

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5 Ways To Make Money Selling

5 Ways to Make Money Selling

You’re clipping coupons, washing clothes in cold water, and adjusting the thermostat for maximum savings. You just can’t figure out how to squeeze any more money from the budget.  The only way to get more money is to increase your income. But where to begin? Well, you could make money selling something.

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