Frugal Living Advice From Around the Web
A weekly look at personal finance tips and insights others are offering.
Are you up for a challenge? J.Money of the Budgets Are Sexy blog highlights five financial challenges that will motivate you to spend less and save more -- and get rid of things you don't need. All of the challenges sound intriguing, and I'm tempted to try at least three of them. Read his post to see if you're up to any of the challenges. And check out the advice below on how to save more by spending less.
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The Difference Between Budget Living and Being Cheap [SavingAdvice.com] "If you decide to live on a budget, don’t get confused and think that you’re being cheap."
70 Super Easy and Practical Ways to Save Money [Good Financial Cents] "If we change our outlook to see everything as an opportunity to save money, it can revolutionize our budgets."
How to Do a One-Month Spending Fast [Wise Bread] "By cutting out all unnecessary spending, you can jump-start your financial goals."
How To Eat Healthy & Inexpensively [The Digerati Life] "Here are five great strategies that can help you to get the healthy foods you need without breaking the bank."
A Quick Way to Cut Medical Costs [Money Under 30] "Nearly every medical billing office is willing to settle your account with a 25 percent discount in exchange for upfront payment, and all you have to do is ask for it."