The Dollar Stretcher

23 Flips | 4 Magazines | 2 Following | 5 Followers | @TheDollarSto2i8 | Frugal living since 1996.  Helping you live better for less!  From frugal money management to saving on groceries, we can show you how to save money in all aspects of a frugal lifestyle.                           

Retirement investing is all about one thing

Investing used to be so much fun. You would love a company's product and buy the stock. Or maybe you saw a recommendation for a stock in the media …

6 Credit Card Vows Every Newlywed Couple Should Make

Never commit credit betrayal.<p>You might think new marriage survival is all about figuring out how to divide household chores, but marital money …

Nate Berkus's 9 Tips For Living More Luxuriously on a Budget

More Parents Say They Won't Pay Their Kids' Tuition Bill

The reason: they can't afford it.<p>As the cost of attending college continues to dramatically increase, parents of college-bound students are …

Don't Make These Common Mistakes If You Plan To Retire Soon

Procrastination can undermine your retirement.<p>When it comes to the downside of procrastination, most people focus on the danger of getting a late …

5 Easy Pieces Of Financial Advice For Baby Boomers

Here are five easy pieces* of advice to improve your baby boomer financial life. By easy I mean the vast beneficial outcome is worth the initial effort.<p>You’re a baby boomer if you were born between 1946 (you’re now 69 or 70) and 1964 (you’re now 51 or 52). The good news? You’re living longer (and …

Financial tips when nearing retirement

If you are approaching retirement, plan now for financial challenges so you don't run out of money.

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Flea Market Finds

Visiting a flea market can help with reducing costs of household purchases, as well as, add character to your home. Flea market finds are great ways …

If You're Not 'Rotating' Your Groceries In Your Fridge, You're Doing It Wrong

<i>As part of HuffPost’s “Reclaim” project, HuffPost Taste will focus the entire month of July on simple ways you can reduce food waste in your own home.</i><p>Photo credit: Almay<p>Here at The Huffington Post we spend a lot of time coming up with ways to waste less food, spend less money on groceries and eat …

What I Learned from Downsizing: Decorating Ideas for Small Apartments

When I moved from a 1,400-square-foot apartment to my petite 515-square-foot one bedroom a few months ago, I knew I had to make drastic changes to accommodate my new microliving situation. Almost none of my furniture from my old place fit! I decided to take the #OneRoomChallenge and transform my …

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