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Thrifty Thursday | Skip Dry Cleaning

Thrifty Thursday |  Skip Dry Cleaning Dry cleaning can really add up FAST! The Dry Cleaning at Home pack from Woolite give you 6 uses for what you would pay for 3 at the dry cleaners! thats a 50% savings! Always follow cleaning instruction on your clothes, but if they say dry clean only try… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Keep the Envelopes You Get in the Mail

 Thrifty Thursday | Keep the Envelopes You Get in the Mail  One tip I remember hearing from family during the Great Depression was how to save on envelopes. Almost every bill your get and most junk mail, they send you an envelope to send back your payment or application these may have a spot already… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Keep Your Tires Inflated

 Thrifty Thursday | Keep Your Tires Inflated  Keeping your tires inflated improves gas mileage and that saves you money at the pump. Enough said right? How about proper tire inflation will save you money on tires and other aspects of car maintenance as well! Each Thursday I’ll post some great Thrifty Ideas to help you… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Tighten Your Gas Cap

Thrifty Thursday | Tighten Your Gas Cap  Tightening your gas will save you money did you know that? How? If you leave you gas cap open gas evaporates and so does the money it coast you to fill your tank! Tighen your gas cap and save every last drop of that liquid gold you put… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Buy Cheese Blocks

Thrifty Thursday | Buy Cheese Blocks A bag of shredded cheese is the same and a block of cheese. So why is it so much more expensive? Because you are paying for the convenience of it being shredded! Spend less than $10 and get a food grater to shred it yourself! Each Thursday I’ll post… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Skip the Chocolate Milk

 Thrifty Thursday | Skip the Chocolate Milk I understand sometimes the only way to get kids to drink milk is by making it chocolate milk. When my kids need to take medicine I add it to chocolate milk to make sure they take it. But I skip buying chocolate milk and make it myself with… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | 25 Must Buy Yard Sale Items

 Thrifty Thursday | 25 Must Buy Yard Sale Items Being thrifty is all about stretching your money or adding to it. Six Dollar Family shares 25 Yard Sale Items you need to pick up when you see them. You can re sell them and make some money! This is a great way to add to… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Invest in a Hair Clipper Set

 Thrifty Thursday | Invest in a Hair Clipper Set Stop paying for haircuts  for the men in your life! Invest in a nice hair trimmer and do it yourself. This will save your $15 per person per month. I have been trimming my son’s hair from day one and figured I have saved over $1,000! Each… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | 30 Day Rule

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 Thrifty Thursday | 30 Day Rule We as a society are very much into Instant Gratification. If you delay gratification by 1 day you will find you won’t be buying so much. What you thought you needed yesterday after a night’s sleep doesn’t seem so important! This is even more important for bigger purchases. So… Read More »



Thrifty Thursday | Turn off the TV

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Thrifty Thursday | Turn off the TV Today’s tip is to turn off the TV. This will save money in more ways then one! Yes there is the obvious electricity savings. By not watching TV you get less exposure to the ads that are designed to make you spend money. You have less of a… Read More »