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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7750 on: November 30, 2016, 01:45:15 PM »
When I was packing my lunch last night I had half a bottle of homemade tea left, so I topped it off with some orange juice and have been looking forward to the treat all day!

I got the orange juice for 50 cents a half gallon!  I rarely buy that sort of thing but at that price I bought two.  I have one in the freezer.  I'll be enjoying this for a little while. 

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« Reply #7751 on: November 30, 2016, 04:29:44 PM »
Finally paid attention to the "mustachian food stash at work" post and brought in a box of couscous. So lunch each day this week has been a bowl with leftover supper, some couscous, and hot water from the kettle, for a pretty good soup thing. And some almonds and other snacky stuff for the rest of the workday.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7752 on: November 30, 2016, 04:46:40 PM »
Renewed insurance on my old house (had to move for work, real estate market sucks in my old city but rental market is awesome) for $1,500 less than State Farm had been charging me.  I had looked in the past but was always confused since it seemed most companies didn't offer hurricane insurance.  This time, I emailed three agents, gave them the details and asked to have quotes sent to me.  Was shocked at how much I'd been overpaying and kicking myself for not doing this sooner.  Better late than never I guess. 

Also made mini meatloaves for dinner using marked down ground turkey, marked down green beans and clearance Annie's mac-n-cheese.  Not the healthiest, but got the job done fast for less than $2 and there are enough leftovers for another dinner!

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7753 on: November 30, 2016, 04:47:17 PM »
Zucchinis in my area are currently $6/kg. Went to the fruit market that sells marked and dodgy produce 'for juicing' and got a 2kg bag for $3. Now all I have to do is use all this zucchini ...

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7754 on: November 30, 2016, 05:53:56 PM »
I have some black socks that have a ridiculously tight elastic top to them - like leave major dents in my ankles/calves tight.  (Side note: now I know why they were on clearance at Target.)  I was about to donate them, but then I tried just cutting off the super tight elastic at the top.  So far, so good!
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« Reply #7755 on: November 30, 2016, 06:09:34 PM »
Had a work function yesterday, and the macaron platters for dessert were barely touched.

I spoke to the venue staff and handed me a container of about 20 before I left.

Into the freezer they will go.

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« Reply #7756 on: November 30, 2016, 08:57:30 PM »
Saved $0.50 a day by switching to Diamond Naturals Dog Food from Wellness Brand.  $1.30/lb down to $0.80/lb and my girl eats about a pound a day.  The best part is she MUCH prefers it!

Dropped the thermostats 1 degree across the board.  They range from 59 to 64 now, depending on zone and time of day.  I also tightened up the times that the thermostats adjust.  I rent two rooms out, so this doesn't just affect me, but if there are any complaints I'll gladly go back.

Started turning the water off while I scrub down in the shower.  This saves about 2 minutes of hot water every other day.  Won't likely save me anything on the water as it's billed in blocks of 1,000 gallons, but it will save me a bit on heating the water.

Signed up for free cell service through work.  Republic cost me about $14 a month. 

Used a $10 credit at the hardware store to replace a CFL that finally burned out with an LED.  I still have a few CFLs left but am waiting for them to burn out before replacing.

Washed laundry in cold water with homemade soap, then line dried inside.

Cancelled Amazon Prime, I'll split the $99/yr with nearby family and have the few things I order delivered there.  The $50/yr is absolutely worth it for lower prices on a few items that I haven't been able to source cheaper otherwise.  Dog food & toilet paper being the big ones.  Delivery is awfully nice too. 
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7757 on: November 30, 2016, 10:17:16 PM »
Wow, you're on a roll, Anagnorisis!

I'm going to be out from morning till midnight seven days in a row (except one night where I won't get to come home at all) and I planned ahead and have great homemade dinner options on hand that I can throw together/reheat in five minutes when I get home, so I don't get tempted to eat dinner out. Late lunch + snack + midnight dinner probably isn't anyone's ideal option but it's working for a week.
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7758 on: December 01, 2016, 03:15:39 AM »
I am going to use up peppers and onions from the fridge, frozen sweetcorn and some stock cupboard ingredients to make a huge batch of spicy linguine today. That will be lunch for a few days.

The thing I did today that didn't save any money was to buy a new tumble dryer as we couldn't work out how to fix our old one and it has been playing up for months now. It was nice to be able to have the available cash on hand when a household emergency arises so at least it didn't hurt too much. I got cashback from the purchase too.:)

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« Reply #7759 on: December 01, 2016, 04:31:11 AM »
More leftover food from work today.

I'm home alone this week and I'd already planned my meals, so I'm stashing all these odds and ends in the  freezer.

Got a power bill in the mail that conflicts with what a customer service rep told me on the phone, so annoying the power company is on tomorrow's agenda. :)

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7760 on: December 01, 2016, 04:39:16 AM »
Brought my own lunch to work. Saved 30 NOK.
Put my savings in an index fund, covering the Asia market. Not sure whether this is giving savings, but letting the money stand on a high rent bank account with very low rent certainly doesn't do any good.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7761 on: December 01, 2016, 09:18:06 AM »
Saving relatives money- Oregon has no sales tax, and we're hosting Christmas. To save people the trouble of traveling with the gifts here, and paying the sales tax on them, I've bought a couple items for people, including one $280 item. I'm getting reimbursed for all of it, obviously, and the big bonus is I get the 1% back on the CC. Help family, save them money, and make a bit myself? Sure thing.

Went through my inherited christmas decor. No lights, unfortunately, but found a decent deal on those at Costco. Otherwise, I haven't needed to buy any decor. I should have plenty of ornaments- we're going to get our tree this weekend. (Which, in Oregon, if you go to a tree farm, isn't too expensive- we're where most xmas trees in the US come from!)
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7762 on: December 01, 2016, 10:07:56 AM »
Zucchinis in my area are currently $6/kg. Went to the fruit market that sells marked and dodgy produce 'for juicing' and got a 2kg bag for $3. Now all I have to do is use all this zucchini ...
Whatever you don't manage to use, grate it and put it in the freezer. Handy for bulking out soups and stews. Also good for cakes, I've heard. :)

I have a friend coming to stay over the weekend and another one the weekend after but my budget does not currently allow for much in the way of eating out and there are already enough events planned over December that I really need these visits to mostly involve cooking and eating at home. With that in mind, I've been trying to prep a bit by stocking up. One supermarket had special offers on beef shoulder and pork fillets last week so I got some of that and also grabbed a packet of mince that was reduced due to being close to its best before date. I just fried that up quickly as soon as I got home and that went into the freezer, along with the other meat. Yesterday I walked the long way round between my two trams and stopped at Aldi. Stocked up on kidney beans, cheese, tins of tomatoes, and bought a huge salmon fillet that was on special offer. Will make some kidney bean and carrot burgers to put into the freezer tomorrow. All in all, I think I'm well set for a few days weeks of fairly easy meals.


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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7763 on: December 01, 2016, 03:12:01 PM »
Going on a road trip halfway across the country tomorrow.  Here are our frugal road trip strategies:

1)I just went to the grocery store and stocked up on food items that we can take with us; sandwich stuff, breakfast, snacks, and water, so we don't have to buy any food on the way. 
2)My husband and I also drive the 24 hours or so straight through, taking turns driving and sleeping.  In the event that we're both too tired to drive well, we stop at a rest area and nap in the car.
3)All 5 of us ride in the sedan to save on fuel.  Luckily, the children don't take up much room yet!

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7764 on: December 01, 2016, 03:56:04 PM »
Had a win with the power company. They're crediting me $67, partly a refund for incorrect charges, partly a goodwill gesture.

Also, my power consumption is lower since moving, as expected.

It's dropped by about 20 per cent, which means the two of us are now using 40 per cent less power than the average single-person dwelling.

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« Reply #7765 on: December 01, 2016, 05:35:28 PM »
I procured a coffeemaker specifically for company to use from Freecycle, FOR FREE.   
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« Reply #7766 on: December 01, 2016, 05:59:43 PM »
I procured a coffeemaker specifically for company to use from Freecycle, FOR FREE.

Score!

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« Reply #7767 on: December 01, 2016, 06:31:14 PM »
Walked into goodwill with the intention of browsing for a crib mattress to re-use into a dog bed for our aging dog.  Didn't find a mattress.

DID however find fancy pants brand name running shoes in box, in DH's size.  He had been needing some for years...his were literally threadbare, but his flat feet don't notice the wear.....

24.00 for something that had a clearance sticker on the box for 60.00.  That have fancy comfy memory foam insides and  he will likely use for years again.

Not quite as good as my 3.00, practically brand new running shoes....but I'll take it ;)

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« Reply #7768 on: December 01, 2016, 06:53:42 PM »
Traded babysitting with a friend. Today was my turn to get stuff done while she wrangled both boys, tomorrow we swap. Grocery shopping without the toddler in tow = win.

Bought a lot of Duplo blocks on eBay. They're still not cheap, but I haven't had any luck finding them at thrift stores and the lot is big enough to split up for Christmas, Easter, and birthday.

Took a long, leisurely walk after nap time that included stops at the library and the railroad crossing to watch the choo-choos.

Made yogurt in my new Instant Pot. Half a gallon of milk turned into 6 cups of amazing tart Greek yogurt and 2 cups of whey (which I saved to use in baking and protein shakes).



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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7769 on: December 01, 2016, 07:08:27 PM »
Turned down MNF with friends at a bar.

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« Reply #7770 on: December 01, 2016, 07:11:24 PM »
Turned down MNF with friends at a bar.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7771 on: December 01, 2016, 07:11:38 PM »
Drove an extra few miles to a cheaper dry cleaners. 
Just here to feel guilty about my purchases which are often irrational, wants, and in an atypical budget.

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« Reply #7772 on: December 01, 2016, 07:26:32 PM »
Claimed my toll cashback. $85 refund.

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« Reply #7773 on: December 01, 2016, 07:28:17 PM »
Turned down MNF with friends at a bar.

What does that mean?

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« Reply #7774 on: December 01, 2016, 07:28:51 PM »
Turned down MNF with friends at a bar.

What does that mean?

Monday Night Football

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« Reply #7775 on: December 01, 2016, 10:59:18 PM »
* Stocked up on seven 1-lb packages of pasta marked down to .50 a pound.
* Cloth diapered the baby and line-dryed several loads of laundry.
* Took some grown-out clothes and baby gizmos to the children’s resale shop for $40 store credit.
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* Picked up a penny.
* Scattered more homemade bonemeal from dried chicken bones for slow-release minerals.
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7776 on: December 02, 2016, 01:59:09 AM »
A children's clothing store chain recently entered receivership so all their stock is half price or better.

I saved $141 on clothes for my nephew for my next winter (I'm not paying, just put in the order online, so I'm counting it as a win. :D)

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« Reply #7777 on: December 02, 2016, 03:33:27 AM »
A children's clothing store chain recently entered receivership so all their stock is half price or better.

I saved $141 on clothes for my nephew for my next winter (I'm not paying, just put in the order online, so I'm counting it as a win. :D)

I had to re-read this. I was wondering "Why would anyone by stock in a company in that financial situation".  Might be too early, but getting stocks at half-off could be a huge win!
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7778 on: December 02, 2016, 03:39:18 AM »
A children's clothing store chain recently entered receivership so all their stock is half price or better.

I saved $141 on clothes for my nephew for my next winter (I'm not paying, just put in the order online, so I'm counting it as a win. :D)

I had to re-read this. I was wondering "Why would anyone by stock in a company in that financial situation".  Might be too early, but getting stocks at half-off could be a huge win!

Ha, sorry.

There were good sales on all the *products/clothes/inventory.

*Edited because grammar.
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7779 on: December 02, 2016, 11:34:21 AM »
Got a $25 gift card from my favorite store as long as I used my store credit card. No minimum purchase. I shopped the clearance, had the order delivered to the store for free and ended up with two scarves (which stretch my existing wardrobe) and pair of boot socks for less than $5. WINNING!

Tomorrow we're headed to Sam's Club. I've investigated the sales online and plan to stock up on whole chickens and ground beef. Hopefully it will all fit into our FREE chest freezer. Also hitting the bakery outlet to stock up. They start doing seasonal breads (the big round loaves for dips, etc.) around this time.


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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7780 on: December 02, 2016, 12:50:50 PM »
I have been salivating over a certain type of very expensive riding boots for several months now.  They're ordered from Europe, and the current exchange rate makes them especially tempting.  Well, a domestic online retailer happened to be clearing out their old boots of this brand because they don't have zippers, and people now only want boots with zippers (me included).  The original retail on these boots is $850, and they would be around $700 shipped from The Netherlands.  Usually closeout boots are only in tiny sizes or super skinny calves or whatever, but they happened to have my size for $99 and I grabbed a pair.  Then for Cyber Monday they further discounted them to $64, and had free shipping over $100, so I purchased two additional pairs.  I can have zippers installed locally for about $100, or send them out to a boot specialist for $200.  So essentially $2550 worth of boots, which won't go out of style and should last me about a decade or more, for $224 + whatever I decide to spend on the zippers.  I'll get zippers in one pair, and if I like them, will do the same with the others as pairs wear out.  If I don't like them, I should be able to resell on eBay for at least $200/pair.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7781 on: December 02, 2016, 01:07:38 PM »
Upped my contribution in my companies stock purchase program from 8% to 10%.

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« Reply #7782 on: December 02, 2016, 01:09:48 PM »
Upped my contribution in my companies stock purchase program from 8% to 10%.
NICE!

I packed my breakfast, lunch and snacks for work.  I've started using a thermos to keep my liquids spill proof, which allows me to bring soups in (usually made with leftovers). 


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« Reply #7783 on: December 02, 2016, 02:25:54 PM »
Made double breakfast yesterday so I could get going early today, mustachian stash for snacks, and department-decorating party for a late lunch or early supper and maybe a little too much wine. Plus I brought lunch too, so now I have my next workplace meal taken care of!

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« Reply #7784 on: December 02, 2016, 02:28:04 PM »
Fridge being delivered today.

1- did our own haul away of old fridge (to garage. May sell to ILs if they decide on that, otherwise CL)
2- doing our own install
3- planned ahead and had easy to microwave food ready for lunch
(now really hoping it's all in and good by dinner, otherwise... I don't have a plan! Lol)
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« Reply #7785 on: December 02, 2016, 03:42:25 PM »
I have been salivating over a certain type of very expensive riding boots for several months now.  They're ordered from Europe, and the current exchange rate makes them especially tempting.  Well, a domestic online retailer happened to be clearing out their old boots of this brand because they don't have zippers, and people now only want boots with zippers (me included).  The original retail on these boots is $850, and they would be around $700 shipped from The Netherlands.  Usually closeout boots are only in tiny sizes or super skinny calves or whatever, but they happened to have my size for $99 and I grabbed a pair.  Then for Cyber Monday they further discounted them to $64, and had free shipping over $100, so I purchased two additional pairs.  I can have zippers installed locally for about $100, or send them out to a boot specialist for $200.  So essentially $2550 worth of boots, which won't go out of style and should last me about a decade or more, for $224 + whatever I decide to spend on the zippers.  I'll get zippers in one pair, and if I like them, will do the same with the others as pairs wear out.  If I don't like them, I should be able to resell on eBay for at least $200/pair.

So much awesome in one post! Well done.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7786 on: December 02, 2016, 04:11:24 PM »
Used up leftover white wine in a quick reduction, which I'll freeze for cooking.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7787 on: December 02, 2016, 04:30:29 PM »
Used up leftover white wine in a quick reduction, which I'll freeze for cooking.

What is this "leftover wine" you speak of??  :)

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« Reply #7788 on: December 02, 2016, 06:13:49 PM »
Used up leftover white wine in a quick reduction, which I'll freeze for cooking.

What is this "leftover wine" you speak of??  :)

Hehehe, I was expecting this.

I don't drink wine, just spirits, yet people love bringing wine to dinner and leaving it here. Take it home!

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7789 on: December 02, 2016, 10:02:47 PM »
Got drunk at home instead of at bar. Much money saved. No need for Uber. More money banked. Used free weekend minutes to call friend and vent about work instead of quitting job. It's a win. It's also a shitty week. Mazel tov frugal peeps.

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« Reply #7790 on: December 02, 2016, 10:35:50 PM »
Picked up 2 pennies during the morning dog walk.

Saved 10% on my grocery bill through store sales.

Had a glass of wine from the 4.50 bottle ;)

Bought hubby a new work shirt to replace a worn polo -- goodwill, 3.00.

Found winter boots for myself -- 5.00, local thrift shop :)

Have plans to see friends at their home tomorrow.  Bringing a potato and Parmesan dish, sweet tea bought on sale, and games.  Should be a fun night in.  Bringing "Christmas gifts" for the other couples too.  AKA, thrifted baskets of cocoa packets and homemade applesauce muffins....yummy!  And inexpensive.


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« Reply #7791 on: December 03, 2016, 12:40:11 AM »
Got drunk at home instead of at bar. Much money saved. No need for Uber. More money banked. Used free weekend minutes to call friend and vent about work instead of quitting job. It's a win. It's also a shitty week. Mazel tov frugal peeps.

I'm sorry you had a shitty week but I enjoyed your post, for what it's worth.

Here's to getting drunk at home.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7792 on: December 03, 2016, 12:52:49 AM »
Had a meeting at Starbucks. Saved $0.10 by bringing in my own mug and took about 10 lbs. of free coffee grounds and espresso pucks for use as worm food.

(Feed the soil to feed the plant to feed the people, etc.)

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7793 on: December 03, 2016, 01:14:51 PM »
* Picked up a penny.

I love this one... I always pick up change wherever I see it.  Always seems to be a little money on the ground at the gym and in the large apartment complex parking lot I live at.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7794 on: December 03, 2016, 01:33:30 PM »
* Picked up a penny.

I love this one... I always pick up change wherever I see it.  Always seems to be a little money on the ground at the gym and in the large apartment complex parking lot I live at.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7795 on: December 03, 2016, 02:32:17 PM »
* Picked up a penny.

I love this one... I always pick up change wherever I see it.  Always seems to be a little money on the ground at the gym and in the large apartment complex parking lot I live at.

Jeff Yeager, "the Ultimate Cheapskate," has a bit where he quips that a penny found is actually much better than a penny earned because you don't have to pay taxes on it, so it's really worth $0.013 or so instead of $0.01.

Related: "Pasquier, who is sixty-seven, is an ornithologist, who retired from the National Audubon Society in 2012. He spends every day of birding season in Central Park. But he is also an élite money hunter. He started out casually picking up coins, bills, and dropped MetroCards. 'But then I said, Be scientific, keep track of this.' From 1987, when he began recording his findings, through 2014, he retrieved a thousand nine hundred and twenty dollars and eighty-seven cents. From 1987 to 2006, he averaged about fifty-eight dollars a year. Then Apple introduced the iPhone, and millions of potential competitors started to stare at their screens rather than at the sidewalks. Since 2007, Pasquier has averaged just over ninety-five dollars a year."

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/03/23/coin-drop
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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7796 on: December 03, 2016, 04:13:09 PM »
Jeff Yeager, "the Ultimate Cheapskate," has a bit where he quips that a penny found is actually much better than a penny earned because you don't have to pay taxes on it, so it's really worth $0.013 or so instead of $0.01.

Related: "Pasquier, who is sixty-seven, is an ornithologist, who retired from the National Audubon Society in 2012. He spends every day of birding season in Central Park. But he is also an élite money hunter. He started out casually picking up coins, bills, and dropped MetroCards. 'But then I said, Be scientific, keep track of this.' From 1987, when he began recording his findings, through 2014, he retrieved a thousand nine hundred and twenty dollars and eighty-seven cents. From 1987 to 2006, he averaged about fifty-eight dollars a year. Then Apple introduced the iPhone, and millions of potential competitors started to stare at their screens rather than at the sidewalks. Since 2007, Pasquier has averaged just over ninety-five dollars a year."

http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/03/23/coin-drop

I love this.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7797 on: December 03, 2016, 04:16:50 PM »
Some family members are dropping by at short notice this afternoon, so I'm throwing together afternoon tea based on fridge/pantry ingredients:

- Brie with rice crackers
- Bruschetta (using fresh basil from my plant)
- Macarons (they've been in the freezer since Wednesday).

An odd mix, but they'll be happy.

Work gave me a bottle of white wine last week, so I just put that in the fridge.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7798 on: December 03, 2016, 05:37:02 PM »
The gym gave me free guest passes, so Mr Tuxedocat and I want to the yoga class this afternoon.

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Re: What small things did you do TODAY to save money?
« Reply #7799 on: December 03, 2016, 06:30:47 PM »
Volunteered at the school today to help out at a PTO function.  They provided a light lunch.  After the event we cleaned up and got to take the leftovers home.  So free lunch today and free lunch tomorrow.  Thanks PTO.