frugal living, thrift, saving money and penny pinching banner

 

 

Frugal Living, Thrift, and Saving Money

  Search Frugal Happy Families by Keyword

  

HOME

 

 Frugal Money Management Tips

stack of money

 

Banking


Bouncing Checks

Be sure and check with your bank about over-draft protection for bouncing checks. Bouncing a check happens to everyone- eventually, and it is expensive. My bank gives it to you for free- but you have to ask for it.
 

Saving Money

 

Start Small

Did you make any New Year's resolutions this year about your money? Have you forgotten them already? Do not forget or discount the power of habits. If you want to do something, but feel overwhelmed, just do a little of it and establish a habit. If you want to save money, but have very little to save, start small. Then when you have more money, it will be much easier for you to put more away.


Saving Money

 

Here's a trick that many people use to save money. When you go shopping, never spend your change. Bring it home, and put it aside, either in a jar or piggy bank. You will be surprised how fast you will accumulate an sizeable amount of money. This tip has been around a long time. I find it ironic that now one major bank is basically doing the same thing when you use your debit card.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tightwad Tidbits

piggy bank

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

 

 

The Frugal Library

Frugal Reading