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Great Reader Tips: From Luxury Taxes to Quick Scissor-Sharpening Mar. 25, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Over the years, I've noticed something. People who live comfortably do not do so because they are pa... Read More

Great Reader Tips: From Frozen Bacon to Super Glue Feb. 18, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

Let these tips get your creative juices flowing on how you can substitute, reuse or repurpose what y... Read More

It's the Little Ways We Save That Add Up Jan. 06, 2020

Everyday Cheapskate

It's amazing how saving a little here and a little there can add up to big savings. Each of these gr... Read More

3 Tips for 2020 Jan. 01, 2020

John Stossel

I learned three new things this year that made my life better! I share them with you here, hoping t... Read More

Savvy Shopper Tricks Dec. 19, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

You think shopping is what you do when you buy things. That's true, but it's more than that. Shoppin... Read More

Absolutely the Best Way to Store and Reheat Leftover Pizza Dec. 12, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

By some miracle, you ended up with more pizza than you could eat — or you intentionally ordere... Read More

Charmed, I'm Sure Dec. 12, 2019

Work Daze

You're very smart. You're extremely loyal. You even work hard at your job (on occasion). Yet, your c... Read More

A Tip Tutorial, Brought to You by Christmas Dec. 12, 2019

Connie Schultz

Last month, a reader tagged me in a post on her Facebook page to let me know that a tip jar in centr... Read More

A Simple Solution for Gross, Smelly Towels Dec. 11, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

If my inbox is any indicator of what's going on in the world, and I believe it is, smelly towels are... Read More

9 Remarkable Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds Dec. 03, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

If you love your morning cup of joe, there's a pretty good chance you're throwing out spent coffee g... Read More

6 Things You Should Never Plug Into a Power Strip Nov. 26, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

Whether you live in a house, apartment, condo, mobile home or dorm room, having enough electrical ou... Read More

Winter Is Coming Nov. 16, 2019

The Art of Design

As temperatures drop, our focus turns indoors and we look for ways to make our spaces cozy and full ... Read More

Everything You Need to Know About Storing Coffee Nov. 14, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

Having reached the level of coffee snob some years ago, I don't think I'm quite to the level of coff... Read More

Safety Tips When Using a Table Saw Nov. 14, 2019

Here's How

Dear James: I try to do some home improvement projects myself, but many require the use of a table s... Read More

Install a Lightweight Box Beam on Ceiling Oct. 31, 2019

Here's How

Dear James: I want to add ceiling lighting and a ceiling fan to my living room, but there is no wiri... Read More

Don't Go Broke for the Wedding Gift Oct. 29, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

While tying the knot is getting more expensive for the bride and groom, attending a wedding is becom... Read More

October 23, 2019 Oct. 23, 2019

Classic Annie's Mailbox

Dear Annie: I have been married to my husband for six years. A few months after the wedding, I found... Read More

A Crash Course in How to Store Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Oct. 22, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

Could you use an extra $300? You might want to take a look in your garbage. A survey conducted by th... Read More

The Ultimate Risk-Free, High-Yield, Guaranteed Investment Oct. 21, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

From time to time, this kind of question pops up in my inbox: How can I get started investing in sto... Read More

Mistakes Are Us Oct. 17, 2019

Work Daze

"Make as many mistakes as you can as quickly as you can." That's a mantra in the high-tech biz. The... Read More