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For a very long year, I paid almost all the bills for a family of four on not much money at all. I mean REALLY not much money. When I needed a coat that winter, I bought it at Goodwill, and the ...
by noweasels
Comment Count 977 comments on Fri Dec 12, 2008 at 06:31 PM PST with 460 Recommends
Forget $40 a day with Rachel Ray. This Kossacks Under 35 Diary is about surviving on next-to-nothing. If you’re broke, let’s fix it.
by kath25
Comment Count 435 comments on Thu Jan 18, 2007 at 05:55 PM PST with 194 Recommends
Welcome to a special Mojo Friday/Frugal Friday joint edition. In case you are wondering what either of those things are, Frugal Fridays is ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 2098 comments on Fri Apr 04, 2008 at 07:29 AM PDT with 188 Recommends
In these tough economic times, I'm reminded of Ben Franklin's famous quote: We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately. Last week I wrote that it ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 291 comments on Fri Jan 23, 2009 at 12:10 PM PST with 161 Recommends
It's a sad fact that as the economy goes south, the number of scams and cons that are designed to separate you from your dwindling resources increase. Last year I covered some of ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri Jan 29, 2010 at 02:54 PM PST with 146 Recommends
Although there have been some promising signs that the US economy as a whole may be rebounding, it's going to be quite a while before those trends (if they are, in fact, truly positive) make their ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 312 comments on Fri Oct 23, 2009 at 12:40 PM PDT with 140 Recommends
Welcome to Frugal Fridays where we share money saving tips, discuss living frugally and talk about personal finance issues. This is my ...
by 1864 House
Comment Count 248 comments on Fri Jan 02, 2009 at 12:08 PM PST with 135 Recommends
Welcome to a new weekly (or so) diary series on saving money and other personal finance issues! This is a place to ask for advice and to share your favorite money saving tip or financial advice. ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 460 comments on Fri Feb 02, 2007 at 01:03 PM PST with 118 Recommends
There is no specific topic today mostly just some house keeping. I want to thank jlms qkw for filling in for me last week. And while I'm at it announce that next Friday we are in for a treat, ...
by TexDem
Comment Count 2510 comments on Fri Mar 28, 2008 at 07:29 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
My maternal grandmother was born in November 1902 in a small village in northern Vermont. Both of her parents had been born in England. Her mother had been abandoned as a young child and shipped ...
by noweasels
Comment Count 136 comments on Fri Nov 28, 2008 at 02:18 PM PST with 79 Recommends
Welcome to Frugal Fridays where we share money saving tips, discuss living frugally and generally talk about personal finance issues. Sarahnity is taking a break and I’m filling in. Sarahnity ...
by mbzoltan
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri Jan 30, 2009 at 10:30 AM PST with 75 Recommends
The recent earthquake in Haiti, as well as extreme weather around the world, has made all of us aware that disasters can strike anywhere without warning. Each of us needs to make plans and prepare ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 93 comments on Fri Jan 22, 2010 at 01:01 PM PST with 64 Recommends
In these lean and uncertain times the need to conserve food and energy, among a plethora of other important things, is going to help us survive this incoming recession.
by Asinus Asinum Fricat
Comment Count 147 comments on Fri Oct 17, 2008 at 12:35 PM PDT with 64 Recommends
Welcome to Frugal Fridays. I am your guest diarist, blue jersey mom, sitting in for sarahnity who is on vacation this week. I am going to address a topic ...
by blue jersey mom
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri May 02, 2008 at 12:03 PM PDT with 60 Recommends
I'm back from my Netroots Nation hiatus and as the summer draws to a close, I'm sure most of us are feeling like it's time to start tightening the old financial belt after some vacation excesses ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 70 comments on Fri Aug 21, 2009 at 12:10 PM PDT with 59 Recommends
In honor of the weeklong DKGreenRoots event, I am reposting a diary from last year with tips on how to save money and help the environment at the same time. I've tried to update it with some new ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 77 comments on Fri Jul 03, 2009 at 12:04 PM PDT with 58 Recommends
Rude question, huh? And who's going to say 'yes'? Maybe Bill Gates and Warren Buffett. Maybe anyone with a net worth of $100 million or more. But who of the rest of us? Not a lot. But maybe a ...
by plf515
Comment Count 188 comments on Fri Apr 11, 2008 at 08:59 AM PDT with 56 Recommends
Last week I decided to start cleaning out my bookmarks folder and dump all sorts of random links on you all at once. This process will probably take at least a couple more weeks, so, hold on to ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 49 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2009 at 12:11 PM PST with 55 Recommends
First, thank you sarahnity for allowing me to guest host Frugal Fridays today! If you have ever read "The $64 Dollar ...
by kirbybruno
Comment Count 176 comments on Fri Mar 05, 2010 at 01:13 PM PST with 53 Recommends
I was watching the ABC special UN-BROKE: What You Need to Know about Money last week (which I thought was really good, incidentally) ...
by sarahnity
Comment Count 107 comments on Fri Jun 05, 2009 at 12:15 PM PDT with 51 Recommends