Guide to Cheap Living – 10 Rules to Live by

Cheap living can be accomplished very easily, but it requires you to make adjustments to how you spend. Breaking bad spending habits takes a conscious effort and self discipline. I can’t give you the discipline, but I can provide these ten principles as a guide to cheap living. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Holidays: How to Get the Most from Your Holiday Dollars

How do you practice cheap living during the holidays? With Memorial Day fast approaching and the 4th of July soon to follow, I’m sure you’d like to enjoy the free time without spending a lot. Here are some ideas to transform your days off into cheap holidays. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Kitchens – Give Your Kitchen the Expensive Look for Much Less!

A house can never become a home without an appealing and cozy kitchen. If you are planning to sell your house, impress your visitors, or simply give your family a welcoming and inviting atmosphere for your daily meals, a good kitchen makeover is the way to go to achieve these goals. If cheap living is your lifestyle or spending is a big concern, read on to discover a few tricks for a cheap kitchen makeover. Read the rest of this entry »

Use These Cheap Tips Every Day and You Can Reduce Your Debt

It is essential to learn a few cheap tips to help you control your spending habits. Less spending means more savings and lesser debts.  Thus, it is crucial to incorporate a few tricks in your daily routine. Read the rest of this entry »

Try a Hostel – A Unique Way to Save on Travel Costs

Many young people and backpackers practice cheap living on a regular basis, because they choose to stay in a hostel rather than a hotel. You can save money by staying in a hostel, but that isn’t the only reason people stay there. Below, you can find out why some people believe hostels are the best type of accommodation. And if you decide you like the idea, you can even book a hostel online. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Wood – Help Save the Planet with These Money Saving Ideas

Wood is a perfect accessory for a warm and cozy space. The resulting ambiance may be relaxing but the cost is definitely not one to feel good about. However, if you are willing to go the extra mile and willing to do the work, cheap wood can certainly be had. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Italy – When in Rome, Spend Less than the Romans Do

Italy is a must itinerary for every budding world traveler. It is a must see destination for the architecture aficionado, the history buff, and the gastronomic connoisseur. In short, it has everything that a traveler of varied interests will find appealing and fascinating. Whether you’re on a shoestring budget or living off of your trust fund, you’ll find a version of cheap Italy to your liking. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Land– Does the Government Really Give Away Land for Peanuts?

There are various options to acquire cheap land. One option you may have heard of is the Homestead Act. Have you ever seen an online advertisement trying to sell you information about how to get cheap government land? Here’s the lowdown on that. Read the rest of this entry »

Save Hundreds of Dollars with these Cheap Last-minute Deals

Cheap last-minute bargains are one way to reduce your spending. If there is something you really need to buy and it is often offered as a last-minute special, you may want to consider waiting for it. If you’re curious what products fall into this category and how you can go about finding deals, read on. Read the rest of this entry »

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 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 »

Discovering Cheap Travel is Essential to Cheap Living

Gone are the days when cheap is shameful; now, cheap means sensible and practical.  Finding good value for money is no longer limited to grocery and restaurant coupons. It now extends to cheap travel. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Meals – Reduce Your Household Expenses with These Money Saving Ideas

Cheap living is easy when you use the principles of frugality in every area of your life. On this site, I try to cover as many areas as possible. Today, I will be giving you some tips on how to have cheap meals. Read the rest of this entry »

Cheap Tickets – Buy Events Tickets Online for Savings and Convenience

If you’re looking for cheap tickets, there are several ways you can go about finding them. When you purchase tickets online, you can save money and avoid making a trip to a ticket agent. So, if you want to save money on tickets to concerts, sporting events, theater, or any other event, you should read 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 »