Use cold water for most clothes washing and save up to $63 a year. Minimize your carload and reduce your gas mileage by as much as 5 percent. Invest in a deep freezer and fill it up with meat discounted at 30 percent or more.
Take a look at your life and you'll realize that there's almost always a way to make do on less. This book offers up a bevy of ways to cut down on costs and still enjoy a satisfying lifestyle in any situation. From practicing good gas conservation habits to learning to love leftovers, this book will help every aspiring penny pincher stop the unnecessary spending and find the fun in frugality!
Trent Hamm (Huxley, IA) is the creator of The Simple Dollar (www.thesimpledollar.com), a popular blog on personal finance, frugal lifestyle choices, and do-it-yourself projects. He lives in rural Iowa with his wife and two young children. His writing has appeared on MSN MoneyCentral and in Quill magazine.