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Christmas Cards

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Save money on Christmas cards by sending Christmas greetings by email, postcard, or on social networking sites.

When you receive Christmas cards in the mail, be sure and save them.  There are many decorations and Christmas crafts that you can make out of these cards.  In addition to just displaying the cards, you can use them for crafts like decoupage, and you can display them as pictures.  You can display them in tiny frames, or you can display them like a patchwork quilt.


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Frugal footnotes:

Here are some more ways to save money on Christmas cards.

- Send postcards instead of Christmas cards.
- Recycle Christmas cards into postcards.
- Just stop sending cards at Christmas.  Many people are taking this route, due to the cost of
- If you have unlimited phone service, make phone calls instead of sending cards.
-Best of all, use the Internet and social media to send holiday greetings.







Tightwad Tidbits

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Click below to find hundreds of money saving
tips in alphabetical order


A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles


B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons


C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards


D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers


E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner


F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture


G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries


H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers


I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing


J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail


K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers


L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions


M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms


N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts


O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens


P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins


Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting


R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol


S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk


T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners


U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities


V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths


W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths


XYZ - Frugal Tips - Yams - Zucchini