Thrift Life

Festive Fall Decorating on a Dime

Make your home warm, cozy, and inviting without spending a fortune. If you’re hosting Thanksgiving, you’ll want to show off your harvest-season best.

Read More »

Keeping Your Frugal Mojo in a Spendy World

Occasionally, the motivation to keep things cheap is about zero. Do you ever lose your frugal mojo? These tips will help you stay motivated.

Read More »

Finicky Isn’t Frugal: How to Prevent Picky Eaters from Blowing Your Budget

If there’s one thing a family with a tight food budget can’t afford, it’s a picky eater. Here’s how frugal cooks can handle finicky folks at the dinner table.

Read More »

Here’s How I Afford to Travel Full Time (Without Winning the Lottery)

Here’s how I manage to travel the world full-time without hitting the lottery or inheriting a fortune from a long lost relative.

Read More »

How to Get Rid of Head Lice With NO Chemical Treatments

To get rid of head lice, you don’t need expensive, toxic chemicals.  There is a far simpler method called wet-combing that is incredibly effective.

Read More »

Open Enrollment Health Insurance: 4 Options That May Be More Affordable Than Your Employer’s Plan

Employer-provided health plans have outrageous premiums, deductibles, and out-of-pocket maximums, and we often receive little benefit in return. These 4 options may be more affordable than your employer’s plan.

Read More »

7 Lies People With Money Problems Tell Themselves

Sometimes money problems can linger because people believe certain fallacies to be true. Here are 7 lies that perpetually broke people tell themselves about money.

Read More »

What to Buy at the Dollar Store (And What You Should Splurge On)

What at the dollar store is actually a good deal and what should we spend a little bit more on? Here are two handy lists for reference.

Read More »

5 Frugal Ways to Save Money That I Learned in Europe

Many parts of Europe live with a lot less disposable income than we have in the US. Can you adapt any of their money saving habits to cut your own expenses?

Read More »

How to Have a Frightfully Frugal Halloween

Do you know what’s really scary about Halloween? How much money people spend on it. It doesn’t have to be that way with these frightfully frugal tips!

Read More »

Featured Posts

Malcare WordPress Security