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Think You Might Be a Cheapskate? Feb. 19, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Not many people enjoy being called a cheapskate. But I do. I think of it not as an insult but as a c... Read More

5-Minute Motel Nov. 30, 2019

Katiedid Langrock

"You have five minutes after checking in to ask for a refund. Requests after five minutes will not b... Read More

Tariffs: The Taxes That Made America Great May. 14, 2019

Patrick Buchanan

As his limo carried him to work at the White House Monday, Larry Kudlow could not have been pleased ... Read More

United Airlines Feels Your Pain. I Don't. Apr. 28, 2019

Steve Chapman

United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz has heard the complaints from air travelers, and he truly regrets th... Read More

Cheap Stocks Mar. 06, 2019

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I'd like to speculate with about $30,000 and buy six or seven stocks selling for les... Read More

Underwhelming Ring Jan. 27, 2019

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am 75 and in a great relationship with a wonderful man of 83. He is a widower after 57... Read More

The Real Man Comes Out After Marriage Sep. 05, 2018

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I have been married for one year to a classmate whom I reconnected with at our 50th high... Read More

Improve Complexion With Home Remedies Sep. 04, 2018

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I'm a faithful reader of your column, so I trust you can help me. I'm a 14-year-old boy... Read More

Some Cheap and Risky Stocks Jul. 18, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I began trading cheap stocks — below $5 a share — in 2001. I've had some... Read More

Cheap Stocks Jan. 24, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: Are there stockbrokers who specialize in cheap stocks? My wife and I would like to f... Read More

That's My Spot! Apr. 30, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: When it's snowed and you've shoveled clear a parking place for yourself, is it OK for ot... Read More

Pay Your Way Mar. 03, 2017

Dear Annie®

Dear Annie: I am here wondering: How many times do you go out to eat and expect a free meal? Never, ... Read More

No Socks, No Class Jan. 09, 2017

Marc Dion

Joseph "Joey No Socks" Cinque is at best a lower-level mob associate, although someone thought he wa... Read More

How to Create the 'Dirty Denim' Look Nov. 28, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

Are your teens hounding you for the hottest look for fall, known as "dirty denim"? OK, so you like i... Read More

Talk Dirt-Cheap To Me Oct. 25, 2016

The Science Advice Goddess

My husband of a year is very tight with cash. It's always save, save, save. I recently traded in my... Read More

Cheap Ways to Fly, Stay Cool and Clean Up, Too! Aug. 17, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

Dear Mary: I have discovered a website, Skiplagged.com (also a companion smartphone app) for findin... Read More

10 Cool Gadgets that Put Money Back in Your Pocket Aug. 11, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

There's an old marketing adage that says a business has to spend money to make money. There's truth ... Read More

Mom's Decision Was Unfair Jul. 25, 2016

'Tween 12 & 20

DR. WALLACE: I had my summer schedule all set up and it was working perfectly for me. I work the 4 p... Read More

Secrets of Super-Savvy Grocery Shoppers Jun. 30, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

Buy produce from that store where nothing costs more than a dollar? I flinched at the thought. I pro... Read More

These Bugs Detect Water Leaks You Cannot See Jun. 16, 2016

Everyday Cheapskate

My readers often come up with their own great tips, tricks and ideas for how to save time and money.... Read More