I hate my garbage company. I'm sure they're no different than any of the other refuse disposal companies in my area, but I still hate them. They advertise a low monthly rate, but then tack on extra for the required recycling service, more taxes and … [Read more...] about Save Money By Taking Out Your Own Trash
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A Cleverdude (or Dudette) is someone that watches their spending and gets maximum value for his or her dollar. A Cleverdude is also not afraid of little DIY project if it means saving money Yes, Clever Friends, we are a multi-talented breed. There's … [Read more...] about CleverDudes Can Cook: Shredded Pork Enchiladas Edition
Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net I mentioned last week that the stockpile of food at our home had reached an all time high, and something had to be done. This week I'm challenging myself to make meals for my family using the … [Read more...] about I’m Not Going Grocery Shopping This Week: The Meal Plan
Image courtesy of Stuart Miles at FreeDigitalPhotos.net I renewed my executive Costco membership in April. We buy as many food and household products as we can there to make the most of the 2% cash back rewards program. I also have the Costco … [Read more...] about Costco vs Sam’s Club – Why Not Both?
Image courtesy of patpitchaya at FreeDigitalPhotos.net I pride myself on my meal planning and grocery shopping efficiency. I used to laugh at the emptiness of the cupboards and the refrigerator as the end of the week, but we always had food for … [Read more...] about Use It Up Challenge: I’m Not Going Grocery Shopping Next Week
Last year, my wife saved us 10% off a substantial liquor store bill just by asking for a discount. As we prepare for our annual summer kick off party this year, we've decided that my wife won't be doing that again. Not because we don't want to save … [Read more...] about Save Big At Costco Liquor Stores