Give Your Place a New Look with Cheap Carpets

Planning to give your place a face lift? If you are into cheap living, you don’t have to spend much to give your home a new look and a better feel. Believe it or not, cheap carpets here and there can do the trick. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Living Room Ideas – How to Decorate and Furnish for Less

When you’re trying to practice cheap living, buying furniture is surely a big issue. Of course you’d like to save money, but you probably don’t want a living room that looks like a dump. Here are some cheap living room ideas that should be useful for balancing appearance versus cost. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Living – Introduction

Welcome to Cheap Living. My purpose for creating this site is to share tips and insights on how to live more cheaply. I’ll be updating the site regularly with new articles about living a cheaper lifestyle to help you save money. And, of course, we all need to trim our budget during these tough economic times. Read the rest of this entry »

If You Are a Student, Cheap Living is Key to Survival

Most students do not have the good fortune of having millionaires for parents and thus depend on their meager allowance to juggle the expenses associated with studying and the unavoidable parties around the campus. It’s a constant struggle and one needs to tighten belts more often than splurge in the luxury of abundance. So, if you are a student, cheap living is a must. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Driving Lessons – Be Sure the Course is Approved

Eager to get your driver’s license but worried about unnecessary classroom hours to learn the theories of driving? Worry no more, you can get cheap driving lessons online! No more stressing out. Do it when it’s convenient in the comforts of your own home. Read the rest of this entry »

Living Cheap – Debt and Credit Part 1: Managing Debt

This will be a featured two-part article dealing with credit and debt. Let’s face it, in order to learn the art of cheap living, you’ll need to have a handle on these two things. In Part 1, I’m going to talk about unmanaged debt and how it can severely affect your lifestyle. I’ll also talk about how you can do something about it and begin living cheap, like me. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Memory – Where to Find Storage at a Fair Price

Data storage can be as inexpensive as you want it to be. Cheap memory is now easy to find given the multitude of sources for low cost computer related products. Now, you don’t have to spend big money to acquire storage; all you need is a little patience and a few tricks to obtain the best deals available. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Money – Debt and Credit Part 2: A Credit Card Can be Your Friend

I called this article Cheap Money to stick to my cheap naming theme, but it should actually be called ‘Free Money’. Why? Because you can get money for free by following my guide below. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Checks – Honestly, the Cost of a Check Should be Next to Nothing

If you think that online banking and credit card payments are the most popular ways of paying bills now days, you’d be mistaken. According to Check Payment Systems Association, more than 60% of consumers in the US are still mailing checks to pay their bills. If this is the case, costs of paper checks can really add up and can eat up a portion of a household’s budget. This makes a search for cheap checks a must for cheap living devotees like me. Read the rest of this entry »

Need a Drastic Change? Try Cheap Living in Other Countries

Have you ever considered living in a country with a lower cost of living? Cheap living in other countries is definitely an option to help lower your expenses. This episode of Cheap Living Tips will provide you a few insights about living in theses types of countries. Read the rest of this entry »

Has the Price of Housing Got You Down? Here is a Quick Guide to Cheap Rent

Can’t afford your rent? It’s high time to explore cheaper options.  Houses with cheap rent rates do exist, it just takes a little research, a few compromises, and some exploration in a nearby locality to find one. Read the rest of this entry »

Have Too Much Junk? Cheap Storage Could Be the Answer

If you have too much stuff in your house that you can barely walk a few feet without tripping on something, you may need to reconsider your storage options. Your house is supposed to be a place where you can sit back and relax, not a place where you have to be on your toes and compete with your accumulated stuff for space. Before you get displaced out of your own house, you need to find cheap storage soon. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Apartments – How to Find a Place to Live Within Your Budget

What is your largest expense each month? For the average person, the answer is housing. Therefore, in order to live a cheap living lifestyle, you will want to keep your housing costs as low as possible. Check out these ideas on how to find cheap apartments to meet your needs. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Amsterdam – How to Spend Less While Enjoying this Great City

Cheap Amsterdam – music to the ears of cash strapped and loaded tourists alike.  A visit to this quaint and charming location, popularly known as a haven for hedonistic pursuits and bohemian lifestyles, need not put a big dent in your pockets if you know the how, where, and when of cheap living. Read the rest of this entry »

For a Cheap DVD Purchase or Rental, Follow these Tips

Do you watch movies like bookworms devour books? If you do, then aren’t you lucky!  Cheap DVD is more accessible and affordable now than ever before. Check the following tips and be on your way to movie heaven. Read the rest of this entry »