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Some noteworthy frugal tidbits from around the Web brought to you by TFF.
My goal as a blogger and author is to encourage us to use frugality as a way of living a more lovely, simple and fulfilled life–not one of desperation and lack. I truly believe that was the underlying message that Amy Dacyczyn was offering Tightwad Gazette readers all those years. Here’s a new money quote to get us thinking a different way…
Dress for Less reaches #14 in Business/Budgeting category during free promotion. Thank you everyone!
Celebrate Money Smart Week by downloading a free Kindle eBook. Dress for Less: Learn to Buy quality New Clothing for You & Your Family is free Monday through Wednesday! Snag it while you can!
Tempted to have a clothesline but you are afraid of what the neighbors might think. Ha! Don’t worry about that, just read this tutorial on how to hang your clothes on a line outdoors. You’ll love this infographic full of how-do’s and facts about the cost of drying clothes.
Swagbucks is like a religion to the scores of frugal users. But I have had no luck with Swagbucks. Zero luck. I have had a total of 349 Swagbucks sitting in my account and that’s ALL I’ve earned in two years! Yes, two years. What in the world am I doing wrong?
Have you ever wondered if it’s worth buying more expensive paper towels versus generic paper towels? I tested out Bounty DuraTowels with ShopRite generic paper towels and found out my instincts were right.
CVS has had a couple of nice gifts the past two weeks. Hopefully there will be more to come….keeping an eye on that magic red coupon machine.
More Lessons About Frugality: Dress for Less–Finding Affordable Clothing That Doesn’t Fall Apart After the First Wash!
Dress for Less for Kindle is out on Amazon. It’s full of frugal ideas about how to find clothing that won’t fall apart after one wearing and one washing.
Figuring out the best toilet paper sales can be daunting. I’ve attempted it here and the winner for this coming week is Staples! See if you agree.
I was reminded of how to take frugal living to a higher and more elegant level by reading Lessons from Madame Chic: 20 Stylish Secrets I Learned While Living in Paris. This book is full of frugal gems.
One reader challenged me about what I bought at the store that impressed my teen daughter so much. I think she thought I just bought candy and gum! But, here’s the breakdown and receipt…