Several years ago I wrote a post over at Money Saving Mom about how we (my family) make it work on one income. My daughter was a tiny tot then (okay she was 7) and we were renters. It’s 6 years later and I thought maybe you would like an update. Back when I wrote that post I detailed how… Read More
These Dollar Stretcher tips are from regular people like you and me. Find new ways to save a dollar here and there.
Here are your Dollar Stretcher Tips for July 6, 2017 Fancy Dinners When we were first married, I wanted to impress my in-laws with Thanksgiving dinner. Being young and broke, we didn’t have fancy table settings. Therefore, about three months before Thanksgiving, I started watching for estate sales. I found a great deal on china and silver that no online… Read More
Here are your Dollar Stretcher Tips for June 29, 2017 A Different Yard Sale I like to keep my lawn looking good, which means regular applications of fertilizer. I always look for torn bags. Most garden centers are happy to get rid of them and almost give them away. Any that spills on the way home can easily be… Read More
Your Dollar Stretcher Tips for June 22, 2017 No Chemical Weed Killer If you’re looking for a kid- and pet-safe weed killer, here it is. Take a gallon of plain white vinegar. Add one cup of salt and ten drops of any dish soap. Spray it on any vegetation you want to kill. Usually one spray will do it, but… Read More
Here are your Dollar Stretcher Tips for May 25, 2017 Walmart Codes If you’re looking for Walmart deals, watch for their markdowns. Prices that end in “5” are a markdown. Prices that end in “1” are the lowest price that they’ll get. I always watch for them because I know I’m getting a real bargain! Tiffany Teen Jobs When my teen… Read More