Extended Warranties – Just Say No?

By |December 13th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , |

This weekend Tag and I went Christmas shopping for her dad. He is a science teacher by day and is basically the neighborhood handy-man on nights and weekends. He is always finding odd jobs and doing work for friends and family. Tag bought him a power tool for his Christmas present, and when we purchased the item at check-out she

I’m So Cheap Again!

By |November 15th, 2010|Categories: Blog, Personal Finance Tips|Tags: , , |

The most popular post I've ever written was a self deprecating entry where I was so absurdly cheap that I literally spent close to an hour shaving, consolidating and melting candle wax from the edges of an old burnt candle to use that wax in a new candle. Not only was I cheap, but also dumb inefficient after my readers