Interview with a Self-Made Millionaire

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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. We shopped at garage sales, turned down the heat, combined errands to use less gas, didn’t buy a lot of prepared food, cooked at home and the like. I remember that we re-used our coffee grounds. Me: What do you mean, re-used your coffee grounds?

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Do You Know a Millionaire Garage Sale-er?

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Millionaires like to use their time efficiently. To Practice Re-use. Garage sales afford an optimal way to get access products to be re-used. They offer hours of fun on a pretty Saturday morning, all for the price of part of a tank of gas. Some millionaires buy and re-sell goods. Going to garage sales typically provides the cheapest way to buy goods for re-sale on venues such as eBay, Amazon or at antique malls or stores.

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Saving Money by Taking Your Own Lunches to Work

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If you work out how much you’re spending on work lunches in the average work week, you might be surprised to know just how much money is being frittered away. Most of us are pushed for time when we head out on our lunch break so if you’re anything like most people, you probably just grab a sandwich or something else that isn’t necessarily as healthy as it may first appear. Gas Saving Tips.

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10 Ways to Reduce Utility Bills

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Reducing your water not only helps with your bills, it also helps with making sure you’re not wasting water for no reason! Use CFL or LED bulbs instead of traditional incandescent bulbs. Use a smart power strip. Using a smart power strip is a great way to avoid this, plus it’s nice to have all your outlets in one place. Utility companies may offer certain discounts for different types of energy use.

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5 Companies that Deliver Anything in an Hour – Honest Review

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Read the reviews of the 5 best companies to use that we love : . If you’re using all of these features and Now’s same-day delivery. guessing it has to do with gas fees, since someone is going to the store to get the items and with the cost of gas, that makes sense to have a slightly higher fee). Task Rabbit: TaskRabbit is a service, you can use it as a delivery service, but it isn’t really one. How to get anything delivered in an hour!!

How to Save Money at the Supermarket

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If you’re anything like most people, you’re probably feeling the pinch thanks to rising food prices. If you’re not organized, it’s much more likely that you’ll be tempted into buying things that you don’t really need. To help you plan your list, it’s useful to plan your meals in advance so that you know exactly what you need and won’t be wasting food. The other big temptations are the sweets and magazines by the tills, so keep away from these when you’re queuing.

10 Ways to $ave Energy Comfortably

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The following are some tips, tricks, and tools you can employ to lower your energy use. Monthly cooking appears to be a growing trend, however, think back to when you were young and you likely remember your parents or grandmother cooking far too much food and freezing it for later use. If you’re using the energy (and spending money to do so) to make the food, why make just enough for one meal when you can stock up? 2 – Re-seal Your Windows & Doors.

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