Category Archives: Money-saving news

25 most frugal cities revealed

More hard-hitting research from Coupons.com in this press release:, which puts Chicago as the No. 19 most frugal metro area and San Francisco at No. 21. (Psst! No one in San Francisco is frugal or they would not be living there.) Mountain View, Calif. – Greater Atlanta residents certainly know how to stretch a dollar,…

Some Frugal Articles, Mostly By Me

I’ve been a busy little frugalista lately, writing for Wise Bread and Best Thinking. Here are my latest: Annual freebie calendar on Wise Bread. Put it on your fridge so you’ll never miss free ice cream day again. Smart Food Shopping Can Offset Drought-Driven Price Hikes on Best Thinking. Usually I don’t share what I…

Frugal News You Can Use: Grocery Shop in the El and College for Free

Two news stories piqued my frugal bone this week. OK, the first one might not so much a way to save money as to save time, but since A = B, let’s have it: Peapod Unveils Virtual Grocery Store Aisle at CTA State/Lake Tunnel I love the idea of being able to skim the prices…

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