Tag Archives: Saving Money

10 Tips for Thrifty Cleaning

[caption id="attachment_2611" align="alignright" width="300"]Green Cleaning Credit: iStock Photo[/caption] Before you realize it, cleaning supplies can eat up a surprisingly large chunk of your budget. All those specialized soaps, spritzes, and scrubs really add up. And that’s not taking into account the expense involved in cleaning such things...
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Shopping for Singles: Save time, Money, and Space

Shopping for singles isn’t as easy as it might seem. One significant problem is that suppliers often package grocery items in amounts suitable for families of three or more people, which can lead to food waste. Planning your shopping trips ahead of time, as well as learning safe food storage techniques, can make grocery shopping for...
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Saving Money on Vegan and Vegetarian Food

Fruits and vegetablesIf you’ve decided to switch to a plant-based diet, or even just cut down on your consumption of animal products, you may be in for some sticker shock.  While there is no reason that a vegetarian or vegan diet should cost more than diets...
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Fitness on a Budget: Get in Shape and Save Money

Diet and exerciseAlong with warmer weather, the approach of Summer also brings out a desire to get into better shape. If you are looking to improve your health and fitness, but are concerned about the cost of exercise equipment or gym memberships, don’t despair. With some...
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