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Penny Pinching – Telephone Bill

Saving Money And Budgeting Tips For Your Telephone Local Telephone Service Long Distance Telephone Service Cell Phones Local Telephone Service While local telephone service can be affordable for most of us, it can quickly get expensive if you add all of the options offered by the telephone companies. Asking yourself a few simple questions and making very little sacrifice, you can make some significant savings and pinch pennies.

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Posted by Josh    Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2009

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Penny Pinching – Cooler Ice

My in-laws have a river lot and my family and I like to go there for "weekend campouts" quite often. It is a cheap weekend getaway and really relaxing. One of the things that we were constantly running into was the cooler was running out of ice. This would envolve driving the the store (using gas) and buying a few bags of ice per day.

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Posted by Josh    Date: Thursday, August 13, 2009

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Living Frugal – Paying Off Debt

books for various types of things. I ended up at the Living On A Dime website.(I know this was probably not a "frugal living" thing to do), but I read through the site and found a couple of books that I wanted to get. They seemed reasonably priced to me, so I purchased a couple of them to try and further my education on the whole frugal living aspect. I am not sure if I have mentioned it or not, but I am a computer nerd so typically eBooks (Electronic books delivered via download) appeal to me...

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Posted by Josh    Date: Thursday, August 13, 2009

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Frugal Living : Gift Calendars

Trying to learn to live frugal is definetly challenging and we often get knocked off track. This happens to us all of the time. We are on track, our budget is holding water and we feel like we are on the right track and then BAM!, we are hit with birthdays, holidays and of course the big one.. Christmas. I recently read an article and I am putting it into practice. It made so much sense to me, I just had to put it on my blog. Let's get frugal and start saving some money by knowing what expenses are coming our way in advance. Planning out gifts, holidays on the calendar...

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Posted by Josh    Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2009

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Live Frugal With Ground Beef?

I know you may be thinking "How in the world can you be frugal with hamburger meat?". This is just one category where many of us waste a great deal of money each year. Before I started my frugal living journey, we would end up wasting ground beef on a regular basis. Let me explain:

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Posted by Josh    Date: Wednesday, August 5, 2009

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