Tag Archives: frugal

17 Smart Money Tips for Uncertain Times

Americans, like people all over the world, are now living in very uncertain times. Not only is our health at stake, the stock market and the housing market are both also under threat. Many are feeling uncertain about their income and even their job security.  If there is any time to practice frugality, the time… Read More »

48 Fun and Frugal Spring Ideas Your Family Will Love

With the coming of Spring, it’s time for you and your family to take advantage of the warm sunshine and dust off the last trace of winter. This amazing collection of 48 fun and frugal ideas will give you that much-needed impetus to enjoy this special time of the year without blowing your budget. With… Read More »

11 Frugal Things We Did to Save $2,300

What frugal actions did we take to save $2,300 recently? The truth is – it has gotten more challenging as the years pass no thanks to inflation. In this post, I’ll share how our family made great savings recently just by doing these 11 things. Saving Tactic #1 We often make use of a local… Read More »

Valentine’s Day : The Frugal Way

Valentine’s Day. Is it possible to show your loved ones you care the frugal way? With a few simple tweaks, it won’t cost you the earth, promise. You CAN enjoy this special day with peace of mind with these inspiring money saving ideas. Ready? #1 The Message It’s not how costly or impressive the Valentine… Read More »

400 Best Frugal Ways – Save Thousands in 2020

Financial freedom is the ability to meet all your living expenses: A. with your passive income e.g. from interest, dividends, or rental income. B. without you needing to work for an income. Want to reach financial freedom as soon as possible? Saving and investing your money is the easiest way do it. I’ve spent much… Read More »

How to Become an Ultimate Frugalist

Recently I read an interesting blog post by Trent Hamm: “How to Build a Strong Frugal Mindset”. Hamm is the blogger whose website is well known as The Simple Dollar. What I’ll do now is to share with you some of Hamm’s key tips on frugal mindset development. I will also comment on his ideas,… Read More »

Why We Buy But Need To Stop Spending

We’ve all been there, buying things we don’t need. We know we have to stop spending, yet we can’t seem to help it. There are just so many reasons why we give in to impulse spending, and buy things we don’t need. But don’t beat yourself up about it. The good news is we’re not… Read More »

Secrets to Simple Living-24 Minimalist Tips (Part 2)

Welcome to Part 2 of Secrets to Simple Living – 24 Minimalist Tips. If you’ve always wanted to adopt simple living, but are not sure how you can start, my 24 minimalist tips will help you get more out of life with less stress and fuss. Part 1 of Secrets to Simple Living- 24 Minimalist… Read More »

Secrets to Simple Living-24 Minimalist Tips (Part 1)

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” – Confucius. Modern life is cluttered and complicated. And I don’t just mean we’re being overwhelmed with material things. We often forget about our mental and emotional space being cluttered and brimming over with tons of different things. And if we don’t complete what… Read More »

35 Simple Ways to Save Water Every Day ( Part 2 )

Welcome back to Part 2 of Simple Ways to Save Water Every Day.  Here is Part 1 of 35 Simple Ways to Save Water if you’ve missed it. I hope you’ve made a start on saving water. If you haven’t, here’s your motivation to get on to it right away. Did you know that the… Read More »