Several ways to cut the cost of a funeral include direct burial, choosing a cheaper casket, and cremation. Air travel costs are hard to minimize.
Anyone can pull off the hipster look without spending big bucks if they know where to shop, what to buy, and how to flaunt the attitude.
Simplify your life by organizing paper bills and documents. File, scan, and toss is the mantra. Then try to lower the cost of some subscriptions.
Our reporter took the frugal month challenge and saved $328 during February by forgoing haircuts and new clothes and finding free entertainment.
Shipping fees for online orders are high but free shipping usually is offered for certain order sizes and through membership programs.
Healthy dogs can eat dry or canned dog food. Choose brands that contain high-quality ingredients and fit your budget.
Casual dining restaurant chains have jumped on the happy hour train with deals on drinks and snacks -- maybe enough for dinner.
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