Everyday Cheapskate

Everyday Cheapskate

Everyday Cheapskate

From household tips to money saving strategies, Mary Hunt shares her secrets with her readers in an attempt to make guilt-free living a little bit easier and a little bit more fun! Each column answers readers' questions and includes a recipe of sorts -- whether it be for a homemade cleaning solution or a dessert to reward yourself with once your work is done. 

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An Ounce of Prevention Is Worth Money in the Bank Nov 15, 2018

Today's topic is not pretty, but unless you have $8,000 earmarked for dental care, it could prevent ... Read More

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Ask Me Anything: Cost of Ice, DIY Whipped Butter, Elderly Turkey, EC en Espanol Nov 14, 2018

Dear Mary: My husband says that it costs more to make ice in the freezer than to buy it in bags. I f... Read More

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How to Repair Your Credit and Improve Your Credit Score Nov 13, 2018

Your credit score is a three-digit number between 300 and 850, generated by a mathematical algorithm... Read More

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The Secret for a Debt-Free Holiday Season in a Single Word Nov 12, 2018

It's not exactly a new word to me. But I'm pretty sure I'd never actually used the word "pre-determi... Read More