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Saving Money on Christmas

Frugal Christmas Savings


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Christmas Movies, by Jayne Waldorf   A review of Christmas movies the whole family will enjoy.




Decorating for Christmas  Frugal ideas for decorating your home during the Christmas Season.


Holiday Accents for Your Home  Ideas for festive Christmas decorating with a limited budget.


Homemade Christmas Ornaments  A few ideas for some frugal, homespun Christmas ornaments.


Knitted and Crocheted Christmas Stockings  Pictures of both knitted and crocheted homemade stockings that you can make for Christmas.




Christmas and the Red Fire Truck, by Nikki Willhite   A personal story of jealousy over a red fire truck and the ensuing brawl. 


Frugal Stocking Stuffer Ideas   Ideas for economical stocking stuffers for Christmas.


Gift Basket Ideas    Ideas to make themed gift baskets for friends and family.


The Art of Regifting or "Green Gift Giving,"    How to give gifts given to you to another person.


The Best Christmas Gift   The most important gift you can give your family is the gift of being with them at Christmas.




25 Festive Christmas Gift Wrap Ideas, by Abigal Beal   Original and festive gift wrapping ideas.


Frugal Gift Tags, by Nikki Willhite   How to make gift tags from tissue boxes.





Christmas, Happiness, and Money, by Nikki Willhite.    How Christmas can be just as wonderful even if you don't have a lot of money.


Christmas is for the Frugal  How you can become clouded in the materialism of Christmas and forget the true meaning of Christmas.



Christmas and Families: Frugal Christmas Celebrations and Gift Choices. Frugal ways to spend Christmas and to have meaningful Christmas celebrations.







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



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