How Can I Hide Money from Myself?

If 'how can I hide money from myself' is what you just googled, then you need to read this article. Are you having trouble saving money because it's just...there...in front of you all the time? Saving money is important because life can throw…
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Personal Saving Rate: Nationally and in Our Household

Personal Saving: the portion of personal income that is left over after personal current taxes and outlays for personal consumption expenditures, nonmortgage interest payments, and net current transfers to government and the rest of the world. Personal…
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Homemade Diversion Safes: Save Money by Making Your Own

If you're looking for homemade diversion safe DIY, then you're likely looking to stow away some of your valuables. Let me show you how to make your own diversion safe, as well as lots of other options. Discovery Channel used to have a series…
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Waste Not Want Not: Baking Catastrophes and Food Waste in Our Household

Wondering how to reduce food waste? I was shocked at how much food we waste in our home, and that pales in comparison to what's wasted nationwide.  The other day I set my eyes on a recipe I had torn out of a Martha Stewart Magazine: Tiramisu…
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How Did People Survive the Great Depression? (Survival Stories + Tips)

How did people survive the great depression? And what can we learn from people who survived the Great Depression? I'll share with you some saving money + Great Depression survival tips. Have you ever met someone who was alive during the Great…

Frugal is In Vogue After the Recession

This is a guest post from Squirrelers who blogs about helping you save, protect, and grow your hard-earned money. Do you consider yourself to be a frugal person? If you enjoy reading about frugality, and living happily and responsibly within…