Saving Money

How to Get Free Appliances

With winter on its way, I thought it was a good time to share information about how to get free appliances. Ok, not everyone will be able to benefit from this, as not everyone will qualify. There is a government assistance program known as LIHEAP, short for Low Income...

Netflix vs Hulu

It’s been a little over 3 years since our family has paid for cable TV, and truth be told we don’t miss it a bit. We don’t miss the cable-only TV shows, we don’t miss the special offerings such as the home improvement channels or science...

Tips to Manage Holiday Spending

October has arrived, which means holiday spending has arrived along with it. Right there beside the laughter and joy that the holidays usually bring, there often comes with the holidays the dread of holiday spending. Or should I say, holiday over-spending? It’s...

8 Creative Ways to Save Money on Groceries

As I coach people in the area of frugality, one of the places I see the most money waste is in the area of grocery spending. In the Frugal Farmer family, we keep our grocery budget to a maximum of $400 a month for our family of six, but it wasn’t always that...