As the political debate on energy prices heats up, experts say there may be some hidden benefits to more exensive gas.
Big jumps in gas prices recently have people looking for measures to keep the cost of commuting under control. Here are some that work.
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For the seventh consecutive year, IHOP restaurants will offer free buttermilk pancakes to raise money for charity.
Frugal folks are stereotyped as miserly, cheap and out of style.
Build a life with meaning by embracing a frugal ethos. You won't be sorry. And yes, you can still have fun.
Personal-finance writers nag about small daily expenditures because these items are often overpriced, and less-expensive or free alternatives are easy to find.
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