We tried out the Kill A Watt electricity usage monitor this weekend. I’ve always wondered how much energy we’re wasting in our home. And if there’s a way to save money on electric bills, then I’m all for it! We’ve been trying to be more ‘green’ these days. Maybe this fun-looking little gadget will help.
There are people who enjoy finding a good deal, and then there are people who are just downright frugal about the way they spend money. Here, penny-pinching shoppers are sharing their favorite ways to save money on everything from watching TV & movies to doing laundry & cleaning. You'll find cheap travel ideas & tips for vacationing on a budget, everyday shopping tips for popular grocery, clothing & department stores, frugal ideas for birthday & holiday shopping, ways to save money on kids clothes & household items -- even tips for using coupons like a pro.
Matthew from Defective Yeti shares ‘the best of the best tips’ from people who’ve been there, done that. People from a variety of professions have shared their behind-the-scenes secrets to success here in ‘Tricks of the Trade’.
How to buy, sell and trade unwanted gift cards
I am personally involved in a case right now where my credit card info and personal data were stolen and now my information resides in the hands of ‘bad people’. Yes, it’s scary.
Fun stuff you can use, and then pass on to others. Here are some great not-for-profit, just-for-fun projects that you can get involved with, no matter WHERE you live.
Here’s a fun new way to pass your books onto fellow readers…
Have you ever thought about being a Mystery Shopper? You’ve seen the ads… You may have even come across the Mystery Shopping websites during a search for ‘Work At Home’. Is it a scam? Can you really make money doing this?
What’s your take on Gift Certificates? Personally, I think there’s no better gift than a Gift Certificate… here’s why.