Interview with a Self-Made Millionaire

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

I pointed out the multitude of new blogs related to saving money, being frugal, getting debt under control and learning about finances. For so long, we plodded along with next to nothing while our neighbors were running up their charge cards and using home equity loans to take vacations. Me: What kinds of frugality did you practice while you were earning your millions? Eating out or going to a movie were once a year events.

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How to be a Frugal Family

Prairie Eco-Thrifter

Being frugal these days is very important. It is not easy to be frugal and save money when you have a family that splurges and squanders. Being frugal is a family affair. It should be exercised by each member of the family or else the money that you save by your frugal ways will just be wasted by another member of the family on something that is not essential. Avoid wasting energy, water, gas, food and the like.

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